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Škoda Vagonka Put Into Operation A New Machining Centre
Škoda Vagonka Put Into Operation A New Machining Centre

On 17 January 2021, Škoda Vagonka of Ostrava put into operation a new machining centre with a mobile portal, thanks to which it can machine oversized aluminum bodyshell components.

More Panter EMUs With ZSSK
More Panter EMUs With ZSSK

On 21 December 2020, ZSSK had taken over eight other Panter EMUs.

48 More RegioPanters For ČD
48 More RegioPanters For ČD

On 11 December 2020, ČD ordered a batch of 48 RegioPanter EMUs from the Škoda Transportation/Škoda Vagonka consortium.

First Slovak RegioPanter In Regular Service
First Slovak RegioPanter In Regular Service

On 1 December 2020, first Class 661 RegioPanter entered regular passenger service with ZSSK.

ForCity Trams In Eskişehir Achieved 2,000,000 km
ForCity Trams In Eskişehir Achieved 2,000,000 km

In October 2020, Škoda-built ForCity Classic trams in the Turkish city of Eskişehir achieved 2 million kilometers  over two years of operation. 

More RegioPanters For ČD
More RegioPanters For ČD

On 13 November 2020, ČD signed a framework agreement with the Škoda Transportation/Škoda Vagonka consortium for the delivery of up to 60 RegioPanter EMUs.

New NIM Express In Service
New NIM Express In Service

On 12 November 2020, the DB Regio’s new Škoda-built double deck push-pull train started regular service with passengers in Bayern.

Tampere Tramway News
Tampere Tramway News

On 12 September 2020, a second ForCity Smart Artic tram arrived from Škoda Transtech in Tampere, marking a major milestone towards the start of passenger service.

ČD Viaggio Comfort Rake On Test
ČD Viaggio Comfort Rake On Test

Following the transport of a first (only four-car) rake of Viaggio Comfort cars from a batch for ČD to the VUZ Velim test centre in late July, the authorisation tests continues there.

First Bodyshell For Metro Warszawskie Škoda Trains
First Bodyshell For Metro Warszawskie Škoda Trains

In early October, Škoda Vagonka of Ostrava finished a bodyshell for the first car of the new Warsaw metro train.

ČD Viaggio Comfort Carriage Returned From RTA
ČD Viaggio Comfort Carriage Returned From RTA

At present, various tests are underway with the first cars from the batch of 50 Viaggio Comfort carriages for ČD.

Double-Deck Push-Pull Trains For ČD Take Shape
Double-Deck Push-Pull Trains For ČD Take Shape

At present the very first driving trailer from the batch of five three-car double-deck push-pull ČD trains for use in the Moravian-Silesian Region is nearing completion.

First Double-Deck Driving Trailer For ČD
First Double-Deck Driving Trailer For ČD

One of the orders now realised at the Škoda Vagonka works in Ostrava is a contract for five three-car double-deck push-pull rakes for ČD.

Testing Of Viaggio Comfort Carriages For ČD Started
Testing Of Viaggio Comfort Carriages For ČD Started

Following the transport of the first rake of Viaggio Comfort cars from a batch for ČD to the VUZ Velim test centre in late July, the tests were started there.

Škoda Invests In Pars Nova
Škoda Invests In Pars Nova

On 14 August 2020 Škoda Transportation announced that it will invest 460 million CZK (around 18 million EUR) in Šumperk-based Pars nova works over the next four years.