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Rolling Stock: Procurement

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 7660, tabled on 16 July 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what estimate he has made of the cost of converting a Class 801 Intercity Express Programme unit to bi-mode diesel operation.

Answered on

21 July 2015

We have a commercially confidential initial estimate; however no decisions have been taken on the Intercity Express Programme conversion. I am committed to ensuring that the trains enter service as planned.

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