​Derby's Bombardier gets £900m trains deal boost

​Derby's Bombardier gets £900m trains deal boost
 

A deal to finance hundreds of trains that will be built by Derby's Bombardier for the East Anglia rail franchise has been signed.
In August, the Litchurch Lane firm was selected to build 665 carriages for the new franchisee, Abellio. The work secures about 1,000 jobs at the factory and guarantees its future well into the next decade.
The estimated value of the contract to Bombardier at the time was £1 billion, with the trains being paid for by private sector cash rather than public money. Now, train leasing firm Angel Trains, which has offices in Derby and London, has signed a £900 million... read more

 
2 October 2016 in Regional East, Views: 42
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