UPDATE 1-Bombardier gets $157 mln locomotive order

* German leasing company orders 36 electric locomotives

* All locomotives expected to be in service by Nov. 2013
(In U.S. dollars unless noted)

TORONTO, Dec 23 (BestGrowthStock) – Bombardier Inc (BBDb.TO: ), the
world’s largest manufacturer of rolling stock, said on Thursday
that German leasing company Railpool GmbH ordered 36 electric
locomotives worth about $157 million.

The delivery of the first Bombardier TRAXX locomotive is
planned for July 2011 and all are expected to be in service by
November 2013.

With the latest order, Railpool’s fleet will increase to
100 locomotives.

Shares of the Montreal-based company, which is also the
world’s No. 3 civil plane maker, were flat at C$4.83 on the
Toronto Stock Exchange shortly after the market opened.
($1=$1.01 Canadian)
(Reporting by John McCrank, editing by Gerald E. McCormick)

UPDATE 1-Bombardier gets $157 mln locomotive order