ČD opens CZK 935m tender for locomotive equipment

Published: 26.01.2021 Related countries:  Singapore Singapore

ČD opens CZK 935m tender for locomotive equipment

Czech Railways (ČD) has announced a tender to equip one-floor electric units in the 640, 650, 650 AVV, 660 and 661 lines with an ETCS mobile part for a total of 51 units of rolling stock. A required condition is a guarantee that the future transition to Version 3.6.0 from the current version 3.4.0 of Baseline 3 will be done only via software (without having to replace the hardware) or that it will be compliant to Version 3.6.0 according to ERA’s technical specification from the very beginning. The estimated value of the contract is CZK 935m. (Source: CIA News)