posted on 11th Dec 2018 13:26
Alstom, in consortium with Bombardier Transportation, will supply 13 additional DT5 metro trains to Hamburger Hochbahn. Alstom will provide mechanical elements, including the bogies and braking system, while Bombardier will supply electrical and traction equipment, passenger information system and vehicle control technology. Final assembly will take place at Alstom’s Salzgitter works. The new trains are scheduled to start service in December 2020, bringing the total number of DT5s ordered to 131.