Stadtwerke Augsburg awarded Stadler a EUR 57 million contract for the supply of 11 Tramlink trams and the provision of maintenance services for a period of 16 years. The contract also includes an option for 16 additional trams.
According to contract the 7-part unidirectional trams will enter into service on the lines of Bavaria’s second largest tram system from 2022 onwards. The fully low-floor accessible and barrier-free vehicles are 42 meters long and can accommodate 231 passengers, of which 86 on seats.
Stadler cooperates with Stadtwerke Augsburg, whose employees will carry out the maintenance work in the in-house workshops on behalf of Stadler.
“In the Europe-wide invitation to tender, Stadler submitted the offer that best met our previously formulated performance criteria for technology, equipment and cost effectiveness,” managing director of Stadtwerke Augsburg, Walter Casazza said.