PROSE is a strategic partner for the upcoming refurbishment of X2000
The contract is a consecution of the agreement between Swedtrac and SJ, for the modernization of X2000. During the tender phase PROSE acted as advisor to Swedtrac. In the project PROSE will be responsible for project management, electrical- and mechanical engineering, homologation, RAMS and will provide technical documentation services.
”PROSE has great experience from this type of vehicle and understands the overall picture in terms of refurbishment of railway vehicles. Cooperation with PROSE strengthens our position and gives us even better opportunities for continued growth. ” says Micael Zetterquist , CEO of Swedtrac .
Anders Gymnander, Managing Director for PROSE AB, comments the deal: " It’s exciting to be part of shaping the future of rail services and we are proud of the trust we have received. This project once again demonstrates that our ability to deliver complete overall solutions creates great value for our customers. "
The project will start shortly and mainly involves the interior, but also some exterior refurbishment of X2000. The modernization will lead to a complete new travel experience onboard Sweden´s fastest train with new surfaces, new seats and more efficient lighting.