Not only new EMUs form part of the BLS fleet rejuvenating strategy. The operator wants to ensure that its fleet can be serviced and maintained at three works in the long term so that S-Bahn Bern can continue to operate efficiently and powerfully in the future.
Traktionssysteme Austria was contracted by Stadler Rail to maintain 254 traction motors of various Trenitalia FLIRTs.
On 28 May 2020 Stadler announced that it has officially supplied to Greater Anglia final of its 58 FLIRT UK units ordered in 2016.
Leo Express is one of the operators affected by the drop in rail passenger transport due to the coronavirus crisis.