The Consortium Siemens Mobility -GRK Rail has been awarded by Estonian Railways Ltd (Eesti Raudtee) the CCS contract, with a total cost of little over € 115 million, 25 years of duration and including the deployment of certified Control, Command and Signalling (CCS) systems, spare parts needed throughout the contract period and 5 years of support and maintenance services.
Estonian Railway’s renewal program is planned to be performed in three stages. Contract is related to stages one and two and it lays foundation for the whole network’s transition to the European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS/ETCS) in stage three.
Siemens Mobility’s and GRK Rail’s joint delivery include engineering, delivery, installation and testing of the new signalling system. Siemens Mobility is responsible for the system delivery and overall project management and GRK Rail is responsible for all installations and site management.