Public procurement of refurbishment of trains
Our client VR FleetCare was selected as the contractual supplier in a public procurement concerning the refurbishment of Flirt electric train bogies of Metropolitan Area Rolling Stock Ltd. We advised VR FleetCare in the competitive tender process which was conducted as a negotiated procedure in accordance with the Utilities Procurement Act (1398/2016). The Flirt trains operate as commuter trains in the Helsinki area. The object of the agreement is the periodic refurbishment and general repairs of the bogies of 81 trains according to the kilometres travelled between 2024 and 2030. The agreement also includes a four-year extension option.