The first contract won by the consortium of Stadler Valencia and Siemens Mobility will provide the Lisbon Metro with a state-of-the-art signaling system and a new fleet of modern trains. Stadler will supply 14 three-car metro trains, while Siemens Mobility will install its CBTC Trainguard MT system on the Blue, Yellow and Green lines, and will upgrade the existing equipment.
Stadler has also reached an 8-year framework agreement with Ente Autonomo Volturno (EAV) for the production, supply and maintenance of 40 electric trains for metropolitan and suburban services on the 950 mm narrow-gauge Vesuvian railway lines. With a first order for the supply of 23 3-car vehicles.
The acquisition of the new fleets will be increased the quality and range of public transport services of both operators, improving the travel experience of passenger by usage of modern vehicles that meet the latest standards in terms of accessibility, comfort, reliability and safety.