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John Laing (30%)
Agility Trains is consortium of Hitachi, and John Laing, which has been awarded a contract to design, manufacture, and maintain a fleet of long-distance trains to replace Britain's InterCity 125 fleet as part of the Department for Transport's Intercity Express Programme.
- "Agility Trains announced as preferred bidder for Intercity Express Programme (IEP)" (PDF). Agility Trains. 12 February 2009. Archived (PDF) from the original on 19 February 2009. Retrieved 12 February 2009.
- "New train fleet 'to boost jobs'". BBC News. 12 February 2009. Archived from the original on 13 February 2009. Retrieved 12 February 2009.
- Department for Transport (12 February 2009). "Passengers and economy to benefit from biggest investment in trains for a generation". Central Office of Information. Retrieved 12 February 2009.[dead link]