Press releases | 02/11/2014 Liebherr to Supply Air Conditioning Systems for “Thameslink” Rolling Stock Program

Liebherr-Transportation Systems GmbH & Co KG, Korneuburg (Austria), signed a contract with Siemens and Cross London Trains (XLT) to deliver air conditioning systems for the “Thameslink” Rolling Stock Program, led by the UK Department of Transport.

Liebherr supplies driver cabin air conditioning units for the “Thameslink” program.

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The 1,140 passenger compartment units and 230 driver cab units covered by the contract are light-weight and maintenance-optimized and feature low power-consumption.

Being selected to supply air conditioning systems for the Thameslink fleet is a significant achievement for Liebherr-Transportation Systems, and demonstrates the market’s confidence in Liebherr products.

Liebherr-Transportation Systems – Renowned Manufacturer of Railway Technology

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS in Toulouse (France) is one of ten divisional control companies in the Liebherr Group and coordinates all activities in the fields of transportation and aviation equipment. It employs more than 4,400 people worldwide.

Liebherr’s transportation systems division deals with air conditioning, hydraulic actuation systems and electronic components for rail vehicles of all kinds, and is backed by many years of experience in the development and manufacture of these technologies. In addition to its own sales and service centers, the division has access to the Group’s development and service facilities around the world. This global set-up means that Liebherr-Transportation Systems is there for its customers wherever they may be.


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Ute Braam

Head of Corporate Communications

Liebherr-Aerospace & Transportation SAS

Pfänderstraße 50-52

88161 Lindenberg