The contract regarding the 12 buses destined for Brașov was signed on August 23 for the amount of 37.79 million lei, and the next day, on August 24, the contract was signed for the 44 buses destined for Timisoara, at an award value of 136.4 million lei, right the SEAP announcement.
Contracts include, in addition to buses, 56 slow charging stations and 19 fast charging stations. The estimated value of the contracts for the two cities was 184.5 million lei (38 million euros), excluding VAT.
The auction was divided into two lots:
Lot no. 1 – 12 electric buses for the Municipality of Brașov, 4 fast charging stations and 12 slow charging stations. The estimated value of the contract for this lot was 39.5 million lei.
Lot no. 2 – 44 electric buses for Timișoara, 15 fast charging stations and 44 slow charging stations. The estimated value of the contract for this lot was 145 million lei.
The Turks from Karsan also delivered the Menarinibus diesel buses to Brașov, including the bellows model (photo), which is already circulating on the city streets.