Transtejo bought nine useless ships: “It’s like a car without an engine” | audit Office

“It’s like buying a car without an engine, a motorcycle without wheels or a bicycle without pedals”, summarizes the Court of Auditors on the most recent acquisition of passenger transport ships by Transtejo. The carrier purchased, through an international public tender, ten electric vessels for 52.4 million euros. But he postponed the acquisition of the respective batteries for nine of them until later. It turns out that without batteries catamarans do not work.

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