Irish Rail is seeking damages from engineering giant Siemens over delays to the state’s largest-ever train refurbishment contract, which the company says could affect Dart capacity next year.
Under the €59 million contract, which was signed in December 2004, Siemens was to modernise 76 20-year-oldDart carriages within two years.
However, just four carriages have been refurbished since then. Another 16 carriages - more than 10 per cent of the Dart fleet - have been at...
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