Hitachi Rail Italy is Awarded a Contract for the Supply of New Double Deck Regional Trains

Naples, Italy, June 29, 2016--- Hitachi Rail Italy S.p.A. today announced that it was awarded a contract by Trenitalia to build 39 trains with 5 cars each, worth 333 million Euros. The contract award is part of a framework agreement to build up to 300 regional trains, for a total amount of approximately 2.6 billion Euros. The new fleet will operate across the Italian regional network of over 16,000 km.