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Canada: Metrolinx Awards Service Contract to Siemens Mobility



Siemens Mobility has been awarded a further service contract from Canadian operator, Metrolinx in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.

This contract will see Siemens Mobility handle the track, signal, and right-of-way maintenance for the Central Region of Toronto’s passenger railway infrastructure system.

This contract aims to increase system availability and reliability for Toronto’s passenger railway system

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This builds on Siemens Mobility’s existing maintenance service contract with Metrolinx covering the West Region and signal and communications services at the Metrolinx Network Operations Center.

The work will be conducted by a local team of experts leveraging Siemens Mobility’s digital tools and software. This will enable the team to provide Metrolinx with rail infrastructure performance data to help optimise availability.

Johannes Emmelheinz, CEO Customer Services Siemens Mobility said:

“We are excited to strengthen our partnership with Metrolinx, keeping their system running safely, efficiently and sustainably for a reliable operation for their passengers. With a combination of our on-the-ground rail infrastructure maintenance experience and our digital services, we can ensure up to 100% system availability.”

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