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Kingston-Built Bombardier Trains Arriving in B.C.

According to Vancity Buzz, the first Bombardier Innovia Metro 300 train cars for the Vancouver SkyTrain system have begun to arrive in Burnaby, BC. A total of seven trains, equaling 28 cars, were ordered by TransLink in 2012 for $90.7-million to expand the fleet’s capacity. According to TransLink, four cars were built at the Bombardier… Keep Reading

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Bombardier Opens Factory in Brazil, Kingston to Build & Test Train

On Friday, Bombardier Transportation inaugurated a new, state-of-the-art monorail vehicle manufacturing facility in Hortolândia – São Paulo, Brazil. The new production site design and construction is based on technology transferred from Bombardier’s manufacturing and engineering hubs here in Kingston – where one of Brazil’s trains will also be built and tested – as well as… Keep Reading

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Bombardier Kingston Engineering Brazilian Monorail Trains

Bombardier Transportation, along with two consortium partners, have announced receipt of an order to supply, design and install a 24 kilometer BOMBARDIER INNOVIA Monorail 300 system in São Paulo, Brazil. Engineering, design and testing for these new Monorail vehicles will take place at the Bombardier facilities here in Kingston. The initial cars will be manufactured… Keep Reading

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