PRIMOVE Technology: Changing the Game in Electric Mobility

Jul 19, 2012 7:45 PM ET

The innovative PRIMOVE technology from Bombardier is the only solution that allows trams and light rail vehicles to operate over distances of varying lengths without conventional overhead wires. Based on safe inductive power transfer with electric supply components hidden under the vehicle and beneath the track, the fascinating system sets new standards in electric mobility and is now ready to be integrated in tram and light rail systems calling for catenary-free operation.


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