Maryland Transit Administration renews Bombardier operations and maintenance contract

Photo: Bombardier.
Photo: Bombardier.

Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) has extended Bombardier’s operations and maintenance contract.

Bombardier has been providing the services for the MARC train service’s Brunswick and Camden lines since penning a contract in 2012.

The new five-year deal is valued at around $288 million.

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The scope of work includes operations, maintenance of a fleet of diesel locomotives and commuter rail cars – including Bombardier-built multi-level vehicles – customer service, station and facility maintenance, and maintenance of rail infrastructure for the portion of the Brunswick Line owned by MTA.

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