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Kawasaki wins $240m order for NYC-area commuter rail cars

Deal follows January order for up to 1,600 New York subway carriages

Kawasaki's PA-5 rail car services the entire PATH system.

TOKYO -- Kawasaki Heavy Industries has sealed a $240 million contract to build and refurbish electric rail cars for a commuter system that links the U.S. state of New Jersey with the New York City borough of Manhattan.

Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corp. will pay just over $180 million for 72 new cars and about $60 million for the refurbishing of 350 cars.

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