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Go-Ahead shortlisted for Docklands Light Railway with partner Colas Rail LTD.

Go-Ahead and Colas Rail Ltd are delighted that their Joint Venture partnership has been shortlisted to bid for the Docklands Light Railway, a unique part of London’s transport network.

Go-Ahead is the market leader in operating transport in London and its predominant experience is in serving high density rail and bus commuter markets. Colas Rail Ltd is one of Europe’s leading providers of rail infrastructure services and is currently responsible for maintenance of the City Airport, Woolwich Arsenal and Stratford International extensions on the DLR network.

The Joint Venture partnership encompasses expertise in all aspects of transport operations and asset management and is a unique combination of skills, experience and capabilities. Go-Ahead and Colas Rail Ltd are committed to submitting a high-quality bid that will offer outstanding value to TfL, DLR customers and the London taxpayer.

ENDS

For further information, please contact:

The Go-Ahead Group
Sarah Boundy, Group Corporate Communications Director
sarah.boundy@go-ahead.com
www.go-ahead.com
07808 568 667
Go-Ahead
Go-Ahead is a leading UK public transport operator, providing high quality services in the bus and rail sectors. Employing around 26,000 people acorss the country, over one billion passenger journeys are undertaken on our services each year. We are committed to operating our companies in a safe, socially and environmentally responsible way and are proud to have been accredited with triple Carbon Trust Standard for reductions in carbon, water and waste. In addition to the travelling public, or customers include the Department for Transport, Transport for London (TfL) and local authorities.