Bombardier will be responsible for the maintenance of 92 commuter trains


Bombardier has renewed, for the next four years, a maintenance contract for 78 commuter trains and 14 medium-distance trains, through BTren, the joint venture between the Canadian company (51% shareholder) and Renfe (49%).

For the commuter trains (Series 446), the contract with Renfe is responsible for the maintenance, in the workshops of Madrid, of the power supply equipment, as well as the propulsion and traction equipment; and for the medium-distance ones (Series 470) it is responsible for the integral maintenance, in Barcelona, and for the track assistance of the vehicles.

Currently, BTren is also responsible for the maintenance of 75 locomotives of the TRAXX family of Bombardier for the transport of goods in Madrid and Barcelona, as well as of 3 CAPTRAIN Spain locomotives, of the tractor units of the 46 AVE trains S102 and S112 and of the 45 trains AVE S130 / 730, which has in consortium with Talgo in Malaga, Barcelona and Madrid.