Published on 02/06/2020
On 30th April, Danish public transport authority (PTA) FynBus awarded Keolis a four-year extension worth 75 million euros to operate and maintain 70 urban buses in Odense, Denmark. The original contract due to expire in August 2023 will now run until August 2027 and feature the conversion of 20 buses to 100% electric-powered vehicles. This new milestone confirms Keolis’ commitment to partnering effectively with PTAs by advising and accompanying them in the transition to greener energies.
Released on 23/04/2020
In 2019, Keolis achieved another year of strong growth, characterised by an increase in turnover (+11%) and the operating result EBITDA (+7%).
Keolis has been awarded a new contract by Movia to operate and maintain 47 buses, of which 32 are fully electric, in the greater Copenhagen area With this contract, Keolis becomes one of the largest zero-emission operators in Denmark The contract reinforces Keolis’ presence in Denmark, where it operates in nine cities, and further illustrates Keolis’ commitment to supporting public transport authorities (PTAs) in the transition to greener energies
On 30 March 2020, the Department for Transport (DfT) awarded Govia, the joint venture (JV) between Keolis and Go-Ahead Group, an extension to its current contract to operate the Southeastern railway network, in the London area, up to 31st March 2022. The UK’s first high speed rail network, Southeastern is also one of the busiest rail networks in the UK, carrying over 180 million passengers per year. This extended contract will enable Keolis and its partner to boost capacity and punctuality of the network and, in the short term, to focus on providing services for key workers during the Covid-19.