FOI release

Thameslink tendering process: carriages contract

Response about the contract award to build and run carriages as part of the Thameslink tender process.



Freedom of Information response about the awarding of the £1.4 billion contract to build and run carriages in relation to the Thameslink tender process. The contract was awarded to the company Siemans. The original request asked:

  • which civil servants, including name and rank, were part of the award decision between
  • the amounts bid by
  • the extent to which credit rating influenced final choice between

the companies Siemans and Bombadier.