On 29 November, Keolis was selected by Odense Letbane to operate and maintain the new light rail network of Odense, which is now the second in Denmark. This 14.5 km-long network includes 26 stations and is planned to open by the end of 2020. This new project reinforces Keolis’ presence in Denmark where it is currently the operator of the country’s first light rail network (Aarhus) and so reinforces its position as an international leader in tram operations.
16 October 2018 – on 15 October, Transport for Wales has successfully taken over the operation of Wales and Borders. Branded as Transport for Wales Rail Services, the 15 year contract will be delivered by KeolisAmey.
10-10-2018 On 4 October Keolis announced a second trial of its fully electric autonomous shuttle in Belgium, this time in Braine-l'Alleud (Waterloo), near Brussels. This follows the successful launch in Belgium of the first autonomous shuttle in early September. Keolis conducted this new trial in partnership with NAVYA, a French company which specialises in the design and construction of autonomous and electric vehicles, the Belgian ministry of mobility, the Vias institute (the Belgium Road Safety Institute) and Baloise Insurance.
From 17 to 21 September, Keolis will be welcoming visitors on its stand for the 2018 edition of the ITS World Congress, to take place in Copenhagen, Denmark. A pioneer in shared mobility solutions, Keolis will use ITS to showcase its latest innovations for public transport.
Keolis will take part in the next edition of the Innotrans tradeshow in Berlin, Germany, from 18 to 21 September 2018. It will be an opportunity for Keolis to showcase its world leading mass transit solutions, as well as its many innovations for smarter, more sustainable mobility.