April 25, 2018

More Alstom tram-trains for Paris

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More Alstom tram-trains for Paris Alstom/Aldino Pavone

ALSTOM announced on April 24 that it has received a order from Ile-de-France Mobility and SNCF Transilien for 32 additional Citadis Dualis tram-trains.

The €170m order will be fully-funded by Ile-de-France Mobility, and is part a 2007 framework contract between the French regions and Alstom for up to 200 Citadis Dualis vehicles.

The order comprises 22 vehicles for tram-train Line T12 and 10 for Line T13.

The initial 20.4km phase of Line T12 is due to open in 2021 and will connect Massy Palaiseau on RER lines B and C with Épinay-sur-Orge on RER Line C and Évry-Courcouronnes on Line D, serving 16 stations in Essonne.

The 18.7km first phase of Line T13 from St Germain-en-Laye to St Cyr l'Ecole will serve 11 stations and is scheduled for completion in 2020.

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