Škoda Electric to deliver dozens of trolleybuses to Riga

Published: 02.10.2019 Related countries:  Czech Republic Czech Republic, Latvia Latvia

Škoda Electric will complete the supply of 48 trolleybuses to the city of Riga by June 2020.

Conditions for the completion of an earlier contract were agreed by representatives of Škoda Electric and the public transit company Rigas satiksme, which secures the public transit in the capital of Latvia. According to information provided by Rigas satiksme, the original contract on the supply of trolleybuses Škoda 27Tr was closed in 2013. The Plzeň-based producer closed two supplies by June 2016 and 50 trolleybuses were introduced in operation. Units of trolleybuses were supplied to Riga in 2018.

Source: ČIA NEWS, October 2nd, 2019
Photo: Škoda Electric

Compiled by the team of CzechTrade office in Riga.