Open State: Bombardier
Melbourne Design Week – Open State: Bombardier tour
As the world’s leading manufacturer of both planes and trains, Bombardier have built an extensive and diverse portfolio of winning mobility solutions. Bombardier Transportation has enjoyed more than 60 years in Australia. As a rail technology leader, they have provided the full spectrum of rail solutions, from the manufacturer of commuter trains to the supply of complete rail transportation systems and system integration. The tour will take in the design centre and production lines, where visitors will witness the production of E Class Trams. Melbourne’s tram network is a famous and iconic symbol of the city and one of the largest tram networks in the world. Bombardier is supplying 70 new FLEXITY low floor vehicles that were specially designed for excellent performance in Melbourne’s climate and operate on its existing rail infrastructure.