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Thameslink rolling stock project: decision to make Siemens the preferred bidder

Response to a request for the documents relating to the decision to make Siemens the preferred bidder for the new Thameslink trains.

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Thameslink rolling stock project: decision to make Siemens the preferred bidder

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Freedom of Information response about the documents relating to the decision to make Siemens the preferred bidder for the supply of the new Thameslink trains. The request originally asked for the:

  • information which led the Minister of State for Transport to claim the decision represents ‘best value for money’
  • effect of decision on employment levels
Published 16 August 2011