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Bulgaria's BDZ gets last two Siemens Smartron locomotives under 42.3 mln euro deal

Bulgaria's BDZ gets last two Siemens Smartron locomotives under 42.3 mln euro deal Photo: BDZ Passengers / All rights reserved.

SOFIA (Bulgaria), November 26 (SeeNews) - Bulgarian railway company BDZ Passengers, part of state-owned railway group BDZ Holding, said on Friday it has received the last two new Siemens Smartron locomotives under a deal for the purchase of 15 locomotives for a total price of 82.7 million levs ($47.7 million/42.3 million euro).

BDZ Passengers expected the delivery of the last two locomotives by the end of this year, it said in a statement.

Last year, BDZ Passengers signed a 55.5 million levs deal for the purchase of ten Siemens locomotives, followed by a second 27.2 million levs contract which envisages the delivery of five more locomotives by the end of 2021.

(1 euro = 1.95583 levs)

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