Kassel: 18+6 Tram Cars

Delivery: 2011-2013

The KVG consolidated its long-standing business relationship with Vossloh Kiepe with a new order for 18 tramcars with an option for 6 additional vehicles.
Bombardier vehicle manufacturers will be providing its modern NGT8 tram, which is equipped with the efficient drive technology from Vossloh Kiepe.

The vehicles have an up to 70 percent low-floor design and can be used for bidirectional operation.

As the systems supplier, Vossloh Kiepe is responsible for project planning, installation and start-up of the electronic equipment. The scope of delivery includes the traction and vehicle control system, the complete power transmission, the train safety system, track brakes, current collectors and static converters. The D├╝sseldorf specialists will also supply the air conditioning and temperature control systems, the integrated vehicle data management as well as video monitoring and outer, inner and line displays.