After entrusting SPIE Ile-de-France Nord-Ouest with work worth nearly €2 million to enhance the safety of the wiring on passenger shuttles(*) in 2007, EUROTUNNEL is pursuing its policy of improving the operating reliability of its shuttles by replacing pneumatic pipes made of aluminium with stainless steel pipes.
This two-year contract, worth €6.5 million, has been awarded to SPIE Ile-de-France Nord-Ouest.
The services to be provided include:
These tasks will be performed jointly by:
(*) The EUROTUNNEL passenger shuttles feature two types of train set: one with single-decker wagons for coaches, minibuses, caravan and vehicles more than 1.85 m high, and the other with double-decker wagons for cars and motorcycles. In normal circumstances, a shuttle can carry 12 high-capacity coaches and 120 cars.
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