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Bern to spend CHF 100m on new trams

National News // Nov. 1, 2018

The Bernese public transport company, Bernmobil, is to spend CHF 100m on new trams. Its asking for tenders for 20 new vehicles in the first round and an option for 30 more.

pixabay Bern to spend CHF 100m on new trams

It’s the largest procurement project in its history.

Voters have already given the go ahead for the upgrading – which also includes extending the line to the suburbs.

The current trams are coming to the end of their 30-year life. The new trams will be running by 2023.

Tags: transport, tram, bern

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