Trains Used for Intercity Transportation in the Netherlands

Trains used in intercity transport in the Netherlands are being renewed: The statement of the National Passenger Operator of the Netherlands NS said that the tender for the renewal of trains used for long distance transportation in the country was reduced to four firms. In January, NS announced that the four companies identified were Alstom, Bombardier, Siemens and Stadler.
In another statement by NS, some of the features of the trains to be ordered were shared. In addition, the new trains will be provided with large doors for the purpose of fast landing, and there will be separate USB sockets, wi-fi and passenger information screens said. In addition, trains can travel at approximately 200 km / h.
The tender for new trains is expected to be made and signed next summer. It is stated that the trains will be in 2021.

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