(ČIA) At its plant in Šumperk, Škoda Transportation will provide periodic renewals of the RegioPanter and InterPanter electrical units for Czech Railways (ČD). The duration of the contract is five years. This involves regular maintenance for 41 units. The value of the contract is almost CZK 1 billion. The president of Škoda Transportation, Petr Brzezina, stated that the group provides service not only for its products, but also has experience with products from other manufacturers. It currently provides full service of the metro in Prague, trams in Tampere and is preparing for a full service of electrical units for the South Moravian Region.