Bombardier to Manage Montreal’s Rolling Stock

9 February 2010 (Last Updated February 9th, 2010 18:30)

Canadian firm Bombardier will provide maintenance of locomotive and passenger rail cars for part of the Montreal-area commuter rail fleet for the next three years. The C$34m ($31m) contract has been awarded by the Greater Montreal transport agency Agence metropolitaine de transport.

Canadian firm Bombardier will provide maintenance of locomotive and passenger rail cars for part of the Montreal-area commuter rail fleet for the next three years.

The C$34m ($31m) contract has been awarded by the Greater Montreal transport agency Agence metropolitaine de transport.

Beginning in July, Bombardier will maintain rolling stock for the Dorion-Rigaud, Blainville-St-Jerome and Delson-Candiac lines surrounding Montreal.

AMT also plans to build a $119m maintenance facility for the three lines in Lachine.