Nobina secures HSL tenders for about SEK 1.2 billion
Nobina has again been entrusted by HSL to operate and develop bus services in the Helsinki region. The total value of the six contracts is estimated at SEK 1.2 billion over the contract periods, which are seven years and one year, respectively, with the option to extend by three years. Traffic is scheduled to start in August 2019 and comprises a total of 115 scheduled buses.
The tendering process and the new services will enable HSL to take further steps towards more sustainable public transport by rewarding environmental classification. All the new vehicles will have the highest environmental standard, Euro 6.
“We are proud of the trust shown in us by HSL to continue the development of transport services in the Helsinki region, while contributing to both better public transport and air quality,” says Tom Ward, CEO of Nobina Finland.
The award decision can be appealed until 11 December 2018.
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Nobina is the largest and most experienced public bus transport service provider in the Nordic region. The company’s expertise in prospecting, tendering and active management of public bus transport contracts in combination with long-term delivery quality makes Nobina the industry leader in terms of profitability, development and initiatives that promote a healthier industry.
Every day, Nobina ensures that close to one million people arrive at work, school or other activities by delivering contracted public bus transport services in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark. In addition, Nobina offers special public transport services under the brand Samtrans in the Swedish market. The company has sales exceeding SEK 9 billion (2017/18), more than 11,000 employees, and is headquartered in Solna, Stockholm. For more information, see Nobina’s website: www.nobina.com