Locked content Solaris wins €17 mln contract in France

Manufacturer of public transport vehicles Solaris Bus & Coach won €17 million contract to deliver 22 trolleybuses to Saint-Etienne. The French company should receive trolleybuses in 2019-2022. Under the contract, there is an option to order two additional trolleybuses. Solaris started working on...

Locked content Solaris to deliver 21 electric buses to Poznań

Bus producer Solaris signed a contract for delivery of 21 electric buses to Poznań. The order consists of 15 articulated buses and six buses of standard length. These are the first electric buses ordered by Poznań. The contract value is over PLN 70 million. All buses should be delivered by the end o...

Locked content Solaris to deliver 88 buses to Riga

Solaris Bus & Coach received an order to deliver 88 buses Urbino 18 to Riga. The buses were ordered by Rigas Satiksme under the framework contract signed in 2013. Rigas Satiksme used an option to increase originally planned number of buses. Solaris will supply 10 buses in 2019, and the remaining...

Locked content Spanish CAF buys Solaris

Spanish transport giant CAF bought 100 percent in Solaris Bus & Coach, the Polish company said on Wednesday. CAF also signed a preliminary agreement with the Polish Development Fund (PFR) for the acquisition of 35 percent in Solaris by PFR. PFR CEO Paweł Borys did not provide the value of PFR in...

Locked content Solaris with record-high sales

Bus producer Solaris Bus & Coach sold 1,397 buses and trolleys with PLN 1.85 billion in revenue, setting a new company’s record. “For the 15th time in a row, the company took first place in the segment of low-floor city buses with a market share of 51 percent,” the company said. Exports in 2017 ...

Locked content Solaris sells 40 buses to the Netherlands

Polish bus and tram producer Solaris signed its first contract in the Netherlands. The company has sold 40 of its Solaris Urbino buses to Connexxion firm, Solaris said in a press release. “The fact that we were able to enter the very isolated Dutch market is a big achievement for us. We can assure R...

Locked content Solaris and Stadler announce new partnership

One of Poland’s leading public transit vehicle-producing companies will team up with a Swiss rail producer to develop a subsidiary that will produce tram vehicles in Poland, the Polish press reported on the weekend. “With this kind of cooperation, there is no better partner than Stadler, who is know...

Locked content Solaris, Medcom to invest PLN 100 million in new electric bus system

Poland’s leading bus manufacturer, Solaris, and power systems producer Medcom will partner with several Polish universities and e-mobility cluster companies to build and operate the country’s first urban electric bus system, Medcom announced in a press release on Tuesday.  According to the report, t...

Locked content Solaris buses up and running near Italian earthquake zone

The 350 buses delivered to Italy’s Lazio region by Polish bus manufacturer Solaris have begun operating, according to a report in the Polish press. The official transfer, in which the Polish-made buses replaced an aging Italian fleet, took place on Tuesday in the company’s headquarters in Rome...