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4th September 2018

Nexus plan supplier event for Metro fleet replacement programme

Nexus, the company that owns and operates the Tyne and Wear Metro, is currently seeking to procure three contracts worth around £500m as part of its Fleet Replacement Programme.

The highly anticipated replacement of the 90+ Metro car trail fleet represents a huge opportunity for North East businesses.

On Monday 8 October the North East LEP, in partnership with Nexus, has arranged a special event for local suppliers to meet the prime contractors bidding for these contracts. Covering construction, manufacture and maintenance, each contract will require a wide range of suppliers from software to subsystems. Y

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