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ŠKODA ELECTRIC and Solaris cooperate on delivery of 24 buses

The consortium of ŠKODA ELECTRIC and Solaris will supply 24 new trolleybuses to Budapest. ŠKODA ELECTRIC will supply the complete electrical equipment and secure the final assembly. The contract includes also an option for further 84 trolleybuses. The contract’s total value may thus reach up to CZK 1.7bn. The vehicles will be supplied in H2 2015. According to ŠKODA TRANSPORTATION’s vice-president for trade, Zdeněk Majer, the total value of the contracts signed in Hungary exceeds CZK 5bn and Hungary is one of the key markets. The firm sees further potential for its products in the country.


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