80% of new Piccadilly line trains to be assembled in Yorkshire

New tube trains
New tube trains Siemens Mobiility

Siemens Mobility has confirmed that up to 80 per cent of the 94 new Piccadilly line trains for the London Underground will be assembled in Yorkshire, UK. Previously, the plan was to build only half in Goole, East Riding. The new train factory is nearing completion and is set to open this spring.

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Author: Emma Dailey

Emma Dailey is an editor at RailTech.com and RailTech.be.

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