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CAF to supply 25 regional units to Swedish Railways



Swedish Railways (SJ) has awarded CAF the contract to supply 25 regional units, which could be extended to a total of 60 units should the contract extension options be triggered.


CAF to supply 25 regional units to Swedish Railways

(08/09/2022) 

The volume of the basic contract secured for these 25 units amounts to approximately €300 million. The first trains are scheduled to be commissioned for revenue service in 2026, as part of SJ’s plan to upgrade its fleet.

These CAF Civity Nordic platform units are designed for regional and inter-regional service and equipped to withstand extreme weather conditions , in a snowy environment with temperatures falling as low as -40ºC. The 5-car trains will be totally accessible, run at maximum speeds of 200 km/h, and will have ample capacity (3 coupled trains will provide approximately 1,000 available seats).

 



 

 


 
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