Nobina wins city and regional transport contracts in Halland
Nobina has won two city and regional transport contracts for the whole of Halland and can continue to develop public transport together with Hallandstrafiken. The contracts will involve 127 scheduled buses and a contract value of approximately SEK 3 billion.
The services will be launched on 15 June 2020. The contracts will run for ten years without an optional extension period. All of the buses will be fitted with USB chargers, WiFi and on-board, real-time information and will operate on fossil-free fuel. City transport in Laholm and Halmstad and Falkenberg and Varberg include an option for a portion of electric buses.
“We are very pleased with the trust shown in Nobina that will allow us to provide attractive, reliable and comfortable bus services for everyone in Halland. Together with Hallandstrafiken, we will work hard so more people choose to use public transport,” says Henrik Dagnäs, Managing Director of Nobina Sweden.
The award decision can be appealed until 20 May 2019.
This information is such that Nobina AB (publ) is obligated to disclose pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was published, through the agency of the contact persons mentioned below, on 10 May 2019, at 5:50 p.m.
For further information, please contact:
Mattias Gelinder, Head of IR, +46 72 967 02 61
David Erixon, Head of Communications, +46 72 967 02 84
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 10 billion (2018/19), 11,000 employees and is headquartered in Solna, Stockholm. For more information, see Nobina’s website: www.nobina.com.