Bombardier to deliver rail traffic control system to Polish rail

16 October 2011 (Last Updated October 16th, 2011 18:30)

Bombardier Transportation has signed an $11m contract to supply Polish rail network PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe with rail traffic control equipment and spare parts.

Bombardier Transportation has signed an $11m contract to supply Polish rail network PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe with rail traffic control equipment and spare parts.

Under the four-year contract, Bombardier will deliver its EBI Track train detection and axle counter units, EBI Switch point machine, EBI Light signal, and EBI Gate level crossing systems and relay.

The contract also involves the supply of spare parts for its previously installed EBI Lock 850 and 950 computer-based interlocking and EBI Gate systems.

The system will be delivered by the Bombardier Transportation Rail Control Solutions site in Katowice, Poland, and some spare parts will come from Sweden, according to railwayage.com

The delivery of the equipment is expected to start by next year and continue until the end of 2015.