Prague Public Transit Company announced tender for up to 70 battery trolleybuses

Published: 21.10.2022 Related countries:  U.S.A. U.S.A.

The Prague Public Transport Company (DPP) has announced a public tender for the delivery of up to 70 urban low-floor battery trolleybuses of the Standard type.

The delivery date of the vehicles is one of the evaluation criteria for the tender. The total value of the tender is estimated at CZK 1.18bn. The company is also asking for up to 70 new traction batteries, including the replacement of old ones, as well as up to 35 sets of hardware and software for diagnosing vehicle faults, and up to 20 portable chargers.

The battery range of the trolleybuses must be at least 15 km and the lifetime of the vehicles at least 15 years.

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