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Sofia city signs 33.5 mln euro tram deal with Poland's PESA Bydgoszcz

Author Nina Byalkova
Sofia city signs 33.5 mln euro tram deal with Poland's PESA Bydgoszcz

SOFIA (Bulgaria), June 21 (SeeNews) – The Bulgarian municipality of Sofia said on Friday it has signed a 33.5 million euro ($44 million) deal with Polish railway vehicles manufacturing company PESA Bydgoszcz for the supply of 20 new low-floor trams.

The contract also covers the supply of diagnostic equipment, spare parts and training, the municipality said in a press release.

The deal will be funded by Bulgaria’s environment ministry under the EU-backed operational programme Environment 2007-2013.

($=0.7605 euro)

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