The global aviation industry leader Bombardier Aviation announces to establish a new service centre at Essendon Fields Airport in Melbourne, Australia. The new OEM-operated Melbourne Service Centre will employ more than 50 people.
- The new Service Centre will boost Bombardiers customer service footprint in the Asia-Pacific region by some 50,000 square feet.
- Australia is a key market for Bombardier. With more than half of the 168-aircraft strong Australian business fleet made up of Bombardier aircraft, this new facility will serve as an important gateway to Asia-Pacific, serving as a key focal point for customers in the region and for future growth prospects of the Bombardier fleet.
In Aug 2020, The leading rail transport engineering companies Hitachi Rail SpA and Bombardier Transportation has signed a $943 million contract with Italys primary train operator Trenitalia to supply 23 Frecciarossa 1000 very high-speed (VHS) trains.
In May 2020, The mobility and train technology leader Bombardier Transportation has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from Indias National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) to build and deliver commuter and intracity cars for the Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut semi-high-speed rail corridor. The contract also includes comprehensive maintenance services of trains under the Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS).
In February 2020, Bombardier has announced the expansion of its London Biggin Hill service centre, in the U.K. The new service centre is expected to operational in mid-2022.The new 250,000 square feet service centre will replace the companys existing hangars and it will provide extended maintenance support and reinforce Bombardiers customer service experience in the region.
Bombardier, headquartered in Montréal, Canada, is a world-leading manufacturer of planes and trains. Bombardier provides innovative transportation solutions, from commercial aircraft and business jets to rail transportation equipment, systems, services. With 60 production and engineering sites in 28 countries, Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industrys broadest portfolio.
The company has more than 68,000 employees all over the world. The company provides a full spectrum of rail, commercial airplane and aircraft solutions ranging from e-mobility technology to data-driven maintenance services.