Bombardier smashes £1bn mark
Turnover has smashed through the £1bn mark at Derby-headquartered Bombardier Transportation UK, new figures have revealed.
Newly filed accounts for the year to 31 December 2018 show the business achieved a turnover of £1.24bn, up from £834.2m.
A statement signed off by the board said ""The rail market continues to be very resilient despite economic uncertainty and the EU referendum result in June 2016. Order levels in general in the rail industry have continued to be at the high levels seen over the past few years, demonstrating not only the industry is less subject to short-term volatility than other industries but there is an appetite for investment in the industry."