Czech manufacturer of train sets and trams SKODA TRANSPORTATION was successful in a tender for low-floor trams worth almost CZK 3bn (approx USD 142 mil) in the German federal republic of Brandenburg.
SKODA will deliver a total of 24 ForCity Plus trains to the cities of Frankfurt an der Oder, Brandenburg an der Havel and Cottbus. These are one-way, three-section, 70% low-floor tram vehicles with two swivel and one non-swivel chassis. Trams will include an information system with several screens and panels and a camera system. The contract includes an option for another 21 trams.
Prepared by the team of CzechTrade Jakarta