CERTIFER ITALIA have been awarded a new contract from STADLER for the authorization of the new DMU-B type FLIRT3plus, which will run in the Lombardy region in Italy.
STADLER will supply the North Milan Railway - Ferrovie Nord Milano (FNM) - with 30 battery-equipped 140 km/h diesel multiple-units. The framework agreement between STADLER and FNM also includes an optional phase for the supply of 20 additional FLIRT DMU-B.
These trains will be part of Lombardy regional operator's (FNM) fleet and will be used on both FNM and RFI's networks. The diesel-electric trains are composed of 4 cars and are also equipped with ERTMS/ETCS L2 safety system and STM SCMT/SSC BL3.
In the framework of this contract, STADLER selected CERTIFER as Notified Body, Assessment Body, Italian Designated Body and also Testing Authority of this project.