Bombardier Transportation will supply, install, operate and maintain a 3.6-km INNOVIA Monorail 300 system for the King Abdullah Financial District in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Bombardier has an Engineer, Procure, Construct and Operate (EPCO) contract with Saudi Oger Limited, a leading Saudi Arabian construction company for a next-generation INNOVIAMonorail 300 system for the prestigious King Abdullah Financial District, the new financial and business centre under development in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Saudi Oger Limited, as the contractor responsible for the full turnkey construction of the new Monorail system, was awarded the contract by the Rayadah Investment Company, the investment vehicle of the Public Pension Agency of the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Bombardier, as subcontractor to Saudi Oger, will design and supply all of the system-wide Electrical and Mechanical (E&M) elements for the six-station monorail system, including sixINNOVIA Monorail 300 trains (12 cars) with CITYFLO 650 automatic train control technology for driverless operation as well as providing project management, systems engineering and integration, testing and commissioning.
Together with Saudi Oger, Bombardier will also provide its branded INNOVIA O&M operation and maintenance services for the system for an initial contractual period of 10 years. The project delivery schedule is 27 months and the O&M will commence from the start of Revenue Service.
The next generation INNOVIA Monorail 300 system combines service-proven driverless technology with the latest in wide-bodied, lightweight, aerodynamically styled monorail trains. The system provides superior value, performance and comfort for demanding and sophisticated users.