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The project, scheduled for commissioning in 2016, will be one of the first offshore wind farms in the U.S. and will be the world’s first to feature Alstom’s Haliade™ 150-6 MW - the largest turbine installed in offshore waters today.
More than €1 billion worth of DC and AC high-tech equipment to link the DolWin offshore wind farm to mainland Germany.
With an 876 MW output, Lingen is one of the world's most modern combined cycle power plants.
Over 500 sold units prove themselves in local and inter urban rail traffic
Alstom delivered electro technics for the first offshore substation in Germany.
First oxyfuel pilot power plant worldwide to capture carbon dioxide
The Coradia Continental’s modular design enables individual adaptations to meet specific customer requirements.
Every fourth power transformer in Germany is delivered from Alstom today.
Alstom Grid unveils its latest innovations at CIGRE 2014, the biennial worldwide forum of the electrical power industry, held in Paris, France. Alstom’s experience and expertise are once again the creative springboard towards technological developments, which combine invention and innovation for today and tomorrow’s electrical challenges.
Alstom Grid has won three major High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) contracts with a total value of €800 million (approximately half of this amount was booked in Q1 of the current fiscal year, the other half will be booked in Q2).
Alstom has been awarded a contract to supply a synchronous condenser for TenneT TSO GmbH, a transmission grid operator.
The photo, of a person or a group, can be taken on a train, a tram, a metro or when setting off for a journey in a station or on a platform.
Alstom has been awarded over €5 million in contract by power plant operator Vattenfall to deliver and install two 110 kV gas-insulated substations, in the Jänschwalde and Schwarze Pumpe lignite (brown coal) power plants in Brandenburg, Germany.
Alstom has obtained all homologations by the German Federal Railway Office for its 91 Coradia Lint regional trains half a year prior to their scheduled start of operations.
Alstom has been commissioned a contract by transmission grid operator Amprion GmbH to deliver six large power transformers.
Alstom has been awarded a service contract by STEAG GmbH, Essen, to apply flue gas corrosion protection in the steam generator of Weiher hard-coal power plant in the region of Saarland, Germany.
Alstom signed a contract with PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A., worth approximately €80 million , for the supply of 30 ECO110 wind turbines for the “Lotnisko 90MW” wind farm, which will be based in Kopaniewo.
The ad hoc committee of independent directors appointed by the Board on April 29, 2014 and led by Jean-Martin Folz, thoroughly reviewed, on multiple occasions, the proposed transactions. Based on the works of the committee and financial and legal advisors, the Board of Directors has unanimously decided to issue a positive recommendation of the offer from GE.
Alstom Transport will be at InnoTrans, the largest trade fair for the railway industry, to be held in Berlin, Germany from 23 to 26 September 2014. On this occasion, Alstom will introduce three major innovations: the very latest version of its Citadis tram, a predictive maintenance tool, and new versions of the Atlas range, its ERTMS solution.
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On Thursday 15 May 2014, the ground-breaking ceremony for the onshore converter station takes place at the Dörpen West site in Heede, Germany, with representatives of Transmission System Operator TenneT, contractor Alstom and the mayors of the joint municipalities of Dörpen and Heede taking part, together with local and regional politicians and public figures.
Between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2014, Alstom booked €21.5 billion of orders, down 10% compared to last year. Sales, at €20.3 billion, showed a 4% organic growth compared to last year. Income from operations amounted to €1,424 million, down 3%, with a 7% operating margin.
The Board of Directors of Alstom announced today that it has received a binding offer from General Electric (GE) to acquire its Energy activities. The scope of the transaction includes the Thermal Power, Renewable Power and Grid Sectors, as well as corporate and shared services.
Alstom is pleased to announce that PRASA and Gibela , have concluded the financial close of the contract signed on the 14 October 2013 for the supply of 600 X’Ttrapolis Mega commuter trains (3,600 cars) over a period of 10 years. The contract includes the construction of a local manufacturing facility in Dunnottar, 50 km east of Johannesburg. In addition, Gibela will provide technical support and supply of spare parts over an 18-year period. The overall value of this contract is worth € 4bn.
The consortium Alstom Grid and WeserWind GmbH have successfully handed over the substation for the Meerwind Süd and Meerwind Ost wind farms. The barge, carrying the 3,000 tonne platform and substation, sailed out on 2 April 2014 to the installation field near Helgoland, North Sea, Germany.
Alstom will supply 6 new Coradia Lint regional trains to Germany’s Lower Saxony State public transit authority, LNVG. This order follows an initial contract signed in 2011. The total value is around €25 million. As part of the contract, Alstom will also adapt 13 Coradia Lint regional trains already in service so that they can be operated as multiple units with the new trains. All new and modernised trains will be ready for operation in 2016.
Alstom has been awarded a €150 million contract to supply 29 Coradia Continental electrical trains to Verkehrsverbund Mittelsachsen GmbH (VMS) in Central Saxony, Germany and a servicing contract over a period of 16 years. The first contract includes purchase options for up to 23 additional trains.
This project is part of the non-core asset disposal programme, announced by Alstom last November. The transaction is expected to close before the end of 1st half of fiscal year 2014/15.
Alstom’s metro trainsets have begun commercial service on 28 March in Hungary on Budapest’s new underground line 4, the first automated metro line in Central-Eastern Europe. As part of the line’s official inauguration, 15 new Metropolis trainsets were put into operation.
The transformer has a power output of 560 MVA, 410/21 kV, and will transmit the energy generated by the power plant into the Cologne power grid.
Alstom was awarded a contract by Vorarlberger Illwerke AG for the supply of two generators and exciters for the Obervermuntwerk II pumped-storage power station in Austria.
Alstom has successfully rehabilitated 220/110/10 kV complex air-insulated substations to state-owned company CJSC High Voltage Electrical Networks and the Ministry of Energy & Natural Resources in Gyumri, northwest of Armenia.
Alstom signs a partnership with Freyssinet to enhance its ability to provide higher towers to serve less windy sites. The Group also achieves a key milestone in the certification of its ECO 122 wind turbine and commercialises a 3.0MW model of the machine.
Alstom has been awarded a contract by German transmission grid operator TenneT TSO GmbH, for the supply of a 300 MVAr MSCDN to improve efficiency and voltage stability at the Karben electrical substation on the Frankfurt am Main network.
Alstom is accommodating a new logistics centre for the storage and management of rail components on its factory premises in Salzgitter.
The project, scheduled for commissioning in 2016, will be one of the first offshore wind farms in the U.S. and will be the world’s first to feature Alstom’s Haliade™ 150-6 MW - the largest turbine installed in offshore waters today.
Alstom has signed two contracts totaling around €400 million with Queiroz Galvão, one of the main infrastructure groups in Brazil, to deliver, erect and commission ECO 122 wind turbines at two large wind farms - Caldeirão Grande I and II, both located in the state of Piauí State, Northeast of Brazil.
Alstom is launching MaxSineTM eStorage, a battery energy storage solution (BESS) that will enable energy storage along the grid. This solution will increase energy efficiency and balance energy flow in real-time, based on consumer demand.
The Coradia Lint regional multiple units for the Cologne Diesel Network and for the RB47 have been homologated by the German Federal Railway Authority (Eisenbahnbundesamt - EBA).
Alstom Transport and Škoda Transportation consortium have been pre-qualified for the supply and maintenance of double-deck regional trains for the so-called Rhine-Ruhr Express project in North Rhine Westphalia.
Alstom and the Austrian electricity transmission network operator Austrian Power Grid AG (APG) have concluded a frame agreement to supply 220-kV and 380-kV gas-insulated electrical substations (GIS) between 2014 and 2018.
Alstom has expressed its commitment to the Warsaw statement on low-carbon transport and sustainable development that was adopted during “Transport Day 2013”, an event dedicated to sustainable, low-carbon transport, that was held during the 2013 UN climate change negotiations (COP19) on November 17th, in Warsaw, Poland.
Alstom has just completed this week-end the seaside installation of its new-generation offshore wind turbine, the 6-MW Haliade™ 150, off Ostend harbour at the Belwind site in Belgium.
Stable profitability - FCF impacted by project profiles and downpayments : Ambitious cost saving programme accelerated / Strategic mobility to be enhanced through asset sales / Guidance maintained
With the successful completion of the boiler pressure test, Alstom and Grosskraftwerk Mannheim Aktiengesellschaft (GKM) have reached a further milestone in the construction of the new block 9.
PRASA (Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa) signed today a contract with Gibela - a joint venture led by Alstom to supply 600 passenger trains (3 600 coaches) to be delivered between 2015 and 2025. The contract is worth R51 billion and includes the construction of a local manufacturing facility.
The various components of Alstom’s 6MW offshore wind turbine, currently one of the most powerful on the market, are in the process of being loaded onto the liftboat or self-elevating wind turbine installation and crane unit, “Bold Tern”, in the port of Ostend, Belgium.
Alstom has secured another important contract in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia following its selection by lead contractor Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) to supply 4 x 720 MW steam turbine generator sets for the Shuqaiq project. The contract is valued at approximately €170 million.
Alstom successfully completed the retrofit project for Unit 4 of the Herne coal power plant in Germany on behalf of Steag GmbH today.
Alstom signed a contract worth around 25 million euros with Enerplan, a power company from the Brazilian group Oleoplan, to supply wind turbines to the Pontal wind project in the South of Brazil.
The German Aerospace Centre (DLR) is building up its resources for investigating environmentally friendly gas turbines and to this end has teamed up with industrial partners Alstom and Rolls-Royce.
Alstom is investing more than €10 million in new facilities and technical equipment at Stendal site over the next few years. Of this amount, over €3 million comes from subsidies from the State of Saxony-Anhalt.
Installed in Canoas in Rio Grande do Sul State, South part of Brazil, the site will have the capacity to produce 120 steel towers per year, enough to supply approximately 350 MW of electricity. This factory will supply the southern region of Latin America, a market currently experiencing strong growth. The ceremony was attended by Tarso Genro, Governor of Rio Grande do Sul State, and other local authorities
New & innovative hybrid technology for shunting locomotives provided by Alstom
The total value of this project, which is financed by the Government of Saudi Arabia through the Public Investment Fund, amounts to €6 billion of which Alstom’s share represents more than €1.2 billion.
Alstom and Soitec, a world leader in generating and manufacturing semiconductor materials of extreme performance for the electronics and energy industries, have signed a cooperative agreement in order to provide concentrating photovoltaic power plants.
Alstom has been awarded a contract with ENEL Green Power Mexico for the supply and commissioning of 34 wind turbines at the new Sureste I–Stage II power generation plant in the Tehuantepec Isthmus, Oaxaca, Mexico.
Today, Patrick Kron, Alstom Chairman and CEO inaugurated the Smart Grid Centre of Excellence in Montpellier, France, in the presence of Jean-Pierre Moure, Président de la Communauté de l’Agglomération de Montpellier and Grégoire Poux-Guillaume, President of Alstom Grid.
Alstom was just awarded a contract by Landesnahverkehrsgesellschaft Niedersachsen (LNVG) to modernise 24 Diesel Multiple Unit (DMU) Coradia Lint trains currently operating on Weser-Ems network . The modernisation contract will add about 15 years to the lifespan of the trains and improve the journey for the roughly 20,000 passengers who travel daily on the network.
Alstom's commitment to delivering cleaner energy across the world has saved more than the equivalent of three times Austria's annual emissions over the last decade, new figures show.
Alstom Grid and Intel today signed a global agreement to combine expertise and work together on solutions and technologies for smart grids and smart cities. The focus will be on embedded intelligence and IT systems security to facilitate a fast roll-out of new architectures for future grids. The deal is the fruit of three years’ close collaboration on projects.
Paris, 30 May 2013. EDF Energies Nouvelles and wpd offshore, two key players in European offshore wind energy, have announced the signing of a partnership agreement.
The consortium Alstom Grid and Keppel Verolme has successfully installed an offshore substation for Global Tech I, an offshore wind farm located in the German North Sea. Installed on site by Keppel Verolme, the floating, self-erecting substation, based on the Mobile Offshore Application Barge (MOAB), a design of Overdick, will be applied for an offshore wind farm substation in Germany.
Between 1 April 2012 and 31 March 2013, Alstom booked €23.8 billion of orders, up 10% compared to last year. As announced, the group achieved a strong level of orders in the fourth quarter at €6.6 billion, leading to a book-to-bill above 1 for the 10th consecutive quarter.
Alstom is awarded a contract worth around 60 million euros by the private operator AKN Eisenbahn AG for the supply of 14 Coradia Lint regional trains to run in the Northern Germany, connecting the cities of Hamburg, Elmshorn, Neumünster and Norderstedt in the federal state of Schleswig-Holstein.
Alstom’s new-generation Haliade™ 150 - 6MW offshore wind turbine has successfully obtained the IEC power performance measurement (power curve ) after 3 months of performance measurements at Le Carnet site, in France.
Alstom Grid has successfully delivered the offshore substation platform for the Trianel wind farm Borkum in the German North Sea, and handed it over to Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum GmbH & Co. KG.
Alstom Grid and Soyuz Holding have signed a joint venture agreement to manufacture and commercialise high voltage switchgear as part of ongoing efforts to modernise the Russian electrical grid. The joint venture will be owned 51% by Alstom Grid and 49% by Soyuz Holding and will be part of Alstom’s worldwide industrial organisation, benefiting from its industrial know-how and technological expertise.
Alstom Renewable Power and Renova Energia, a leader in wind power generation in Brazil, signed the first contract as part of a memorandum of understanding, agreed and announced in February 2012.
During GridTech 2013, the 4th international exhibition in India, Alstom Grid presents P60 Agile, its new range of intelligent electronic devices (IEDs) providing a comprehensive one-box solution for the complete protection, control, recording and measurement of electrical power systems. This latest novelty to come out of Alstom Grid is especially well suited to smart distribution networks and is intended for utility operators and industry.
Capture Power Limited ("Capture Power") today welcomed the UK Government's announcement that it has selected the White Rose CCS Project for funding under the UK CCS Commercialisation Programme (“the Programme”).
When Patrick Kron is appointed Chairman & CEO of Alstom, he takes the helm of a company in a critical situation, whose very survival is at stake. The drastic decisions which will be taken and the considerable efforts implemented in the following years will have a profound effect on Alstom.
Alstom and NaturEner Energy Canada Inc. (“NaturEner”) have entered into an agreement for the supply of up to 414 MW of wind turbines to be installed at NaturEner’s Wild Rose Projects in Alberta.
Bayreuth, Berlin, Paris. Transmission System Operator TenneT has awarded the DolWin3 offshore project to Alstom. This project connects the North Sea wind farms to the mainland supergrid and has an investment volume of more than €1 billion.
Alstom Grid has achieved the best performance ever seen in a High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) circuit breaker while testing a prototype at Alstom’s testing facility in Villeurbanne, France, in presence of an independent expert. In less than 2.5 milliseconds , the HVDC circuit breaker interrupted currents exceeding 3,000 amperes. These tests were conducted as part of RTE’s demonstration activities on the architecture and technologies for DC power grids, within the large scale demonstration project TWENTIES supported by the FP7 programme of the European Commission.
Alstom with leading utilities and other industry urge EU policy makers to save flagship Emissions Trading Scheme
Alstom Renewable Power announced on 6 February 2013 the signature of a memorandum of understanding with Renova Energia, leader in wind power generation in Brazil, to supply, operate and maintain in Brazil around 440 onshore wind turbines for a total amount exceeding €1 billion.
Alstom, announced today an upgrade of its 3 MW onshore ECO 100 Platform at the EWEA 2013 Annual Event in Vienna, confirming Alstom’s leading role in new generation of large high-efficiency wind turbines.
Alstom, in consortium with Sumitomo Corporation of Japan, has been awarded an EPC contract by Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) to build the 850 MW North Bangkok combined-cycle power plant (CCPP) block 2 and supply its equipment.
Alstom CEO, Patrick Kron, and Alstom Renewable Power President, Jérôme Pécresse, accompanied Prime Minister, Jean-Marc Ayrault, in Saint-Nazaire, when he officially launched construction works of Alstom’s first two offshore wind turbine factories on Monday 21 January.
Alstom has been awarded two contracts by Hessische Landesbahn (HLB), one for the supply of seven Coradia Lint regional trains and the other for the modernisation of 25 Coradia Lint already in service. Together, the contracts are worth around 40 million Euros. Both the new and the modernized trains will enter service in 2015.
Alstom has received an order from Zweckverband Großraum Braunschweig GmbH (ZGB), through its subsidiary Regionalbahnfahrzeuge Großraum Braunschweig GmbH (RGB), for 20 Coradia Continental regional trains.
Alstom has signed a contract with the German utility, RheinEnergie, for the turnkey construction of a 450 MW combined-cycle heat and power plant (CHP) in Cologne, Germany.
Alstom’s new-generation Haliade 150 offshore wind turbine is performing the official type testing phase at the site of Le Carnet, in the Pays de Loire region (France).
On the 1st of December 2012 Dr. Wolfgang Voss and Adolf Roesch join the board of directors of the Alstom Deutschland AG.
Alstom wins contract for MSCDN system and switchgear panels for TransnetBW in Germany
Between 1 April and 30 September 2012, Alstom booked a sound level of orders at €12.1 billion, up 19% compared to the first half of last year, driven in particular by a strong semester for Transport. Over the same period, sales were up 4%, amounting to €9.7 billion.
The Boxberg power plant’s Block R in the German Oberlausitz region, with its ultra-supercritical 675 MW steam turbine unit, has successfully entered commercial operation.
Alstom has invested an additional US$40m in the American company BrightSource Energy, Inc to reinforce its partnership with the pioneering solar power company, which is a leader in the concentrated solar thermal tower technology.
The new trains will run between Frankfurt and Saarbrücken (Nahe/Rhine-Hessen region), and between Koblenz and Kaiserslautern (Saar region) from December 2014.
Alstom has signed a letter of intent with Casa dos Ventos, one of the largest Brazilian wind power generation developers, to provide wind turbines for new farms in the state of Rio Grande do Norte (northeastern Brazil).
In its 10 September meeting, the Supervisory Board of Alstom Power GmbH named the executive management.
Alstom has received an order from the Swedish Public Transport Authority Östgötatrafiken AB for eight additional Coradia Nordic regional trains. This order worth €50 million is part of a frame agreement signed in 2008 between Alstom and Östgötatrafiken.
The agreement is based on Alstom Grid´s leadership in transmission networks and advanced management systems, as well as Toshiba´s product range to the end consumer (smart meters and advanced storage). The companies foresee developing systems capable of integrating at large scale renewable energy in the electricity grid.
Alstom has been awarded a turnkey contract worth approximately €400 million by Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, to connect Champa (State of Chhattisgarh), Central India, to Khurukshetra (State of Haryana) in Northern India, using ±800 kV 3,000 MW Ultra High Voltage Direct Current (UHVDC) technology.
Alstom has secured an order worth approximately €90 million from the East Delta Electricity Production Co. (EDEPC Inc.) for the supply of equipment for a 650 MW steam cycle thermal power plant at a site located in the vicinity of Suez city, 150 km east of Cairo, Egypt.
Alstom in Germany has secured an order for the retrofit of a low pressure turbine from Kraftwerks- und Netzgesellschaft mbH (KNG), Rostock.
Delivery of two 300 MVAr MSCDN (Mechanical Switched Capacitors with Damping Network) to be installed in the 380 kV substations of Borken and Raitersaich.
Alstom has signed a contract with Waigaoqiao No. 3 Power Generation Co., Ltd., China, regarding a study for a 1,350 MW double reheat ultra-supercritical boiler.
Deutsche Bahn AG (DB) and Alstom Transport have signed a contract worth €160 million for the supply of 38 additional Diesel regional trains Coradia Lint in Rhineland-Palatinate, Hesse and Baden-Württemberg.
Alstom has started the certification tests of its offshore wind turbine.
First fleet for hybrid shunting locomotives in Europe.
Alstom Transport has received an order from the Swedish Public Transport Authority AB Storstockholms Lokaltrafik (SL) for 46 new Coradia Nordic regional trains. This order worth €440 million is part of a frame agreement signed in 2002 between Alstom and SL. It brings the total number of Coradia Nordic trains ordered by SL to 129.
Alstom has signed a signalling contract with WSW mobil GmbH to install the ERTMS -based train command and control system ATLAS 400 on the whole Wuppertaler Schwebebahn line (13.3 km, 20 stations with 2 depots) and on 31 vehicles as well as on the historical “Kaiserwagen” which is over a century old.
Alstom and DB Mobility Network Logistics AG have signed a contract for the takeover of the 49% stake held by DB Mobility Network Logistics AG in the “Alstom Lokomotiven Service GmbH” joint venture in Stendal
Alstom reached another milestone in the completion of block 8 for its client “EnBW Kraftwerke AG”: Alstom’s experts have successfully carried out a boiler pressure test at Rheinhafen-Dampfkraftwerk in Karlsruhe, Germany.
Between 1 April 2011 and 31 March 2012, Alstom booked €21.7 billion of orders, up 14% compared to last year. As announced, the fourth quarter was particularly strong with €6.6 billion of new contracts.
Engineering students assess Alstom
Alstom Transport will manufacture 28 Coradia Continental regional trains for the German operator Deutsche Bahn Regio NRW GmbH. The contract is worth approximately €140 million . This is the first stage of the frame contract signed in 2011 with DB Regio for the delivery of up to 400 trains.
Patrick Kron, Chairman and CEO of Alstom, has declared his great satisfaction at the SNCF’s signing of the contract option for 40 additional double-deck Euroduplex very high speed trains on Friday 30 March.
On 19 March, Alstom inaugurated the largest offshore wind turbine in the world, at Carnet in the Loire-Atlantique. The ceremony was attended by Eric Besson, Minister of Industry, Energy and the Digital Economy, and Patrick Kron, Chairman and CEO of Alstom.
He was appointed in his new function on 19 March by the Supervisory Board of ALSTOM Deutschland AG. Mr Wulf was previously Chairman of the Board at Alcatel-Lucent Deutschland AG.
Increase of energy efficiency in an existing power plant through replacement of a high-pressure module.
Alstom Grid has been awarded a contract worth more than €30 million with the Tajikistan National Utility Barki Tajik, to design and deliver a 500 kV Switchyard Reconstruction Project to the Nurek Hydroelectric Power Plant (Nurek HPP) – the first ever project to use 500 kV Gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) technology in Central Asia. The project will be financed by a grant from Asian Development Bank.
The consortium Alstom Grid and SIAG Nordseewerke GmbH has been awarded a turnkey contract by Nordsee Offshore MEG 1 GmbH, a fully-owned subsidiary of Windreich AG, for delivery of an offshore wind farm substation.
The Minister was informed about the various CO2-capture technologies as well as about their usage in international test and demonstration plants.
The South-West Link project is forecasted for completion at the end of 2014.
Increase of energy efficiency, decrease of specific CO2-load and life-extension.
A contract worth over €100 million.
A key milestone for the site and the development of regional rail vehicles.
Guaranteed operational reliability with an availability in excess of 99% – soon on the Donautalbahn as well.
The Alstom project team delivering a steam turbine unit to a power plant project in The Netherlands has received the ‘Safety Award 2011’ from customer E.ON.
Largest rotor in the 2 MW to 3 MW turbine segment delivers around 25% increased wind farm yield.
Alstom Transport announced it will supply six new diesel multi-unit (DMU) trainsets to OC Transpo, the urban transit service for the city of Ottawa.
The first product in a range for the 1520-mm gauge market.
Solutions for future main challenges in public transportation.
Years of experiences in boiler technology for power plants.
Powering 43,000 homes
Technology portfolio supports energy turnaround.
Total power of 288 MW.
Three new high voltage electrical substations.
A contract worth €325 million.
Order amounted to a value of approximately 90 mio. Euro.
There is no longer anything preventing Europe from embracing carbon capture and storage.
Efficiencies of over 61% are also achievable.
Jointly-created new electric train.
At the conference "Windstärke 11" in Bremerhaven, Germany.
A €665 million contract in Poland.
Delivery of 150 Bogies.
Capacity factor increase of between 8-15 % across the wind classes.
To test its new 6 MW direct drive offshore wind turbine at Belgian wind farm.
Alstom reinforces its Smart Grid capabilities in online stability.
Alstom Grid has been awarded a turnkey contract by Trianel Windkraftwerk Borkum GmbH & Co. KG, who is building and will operate the Borkum West II offshore wind farm.
Delivery of the regional trainsets for Bremen and Regensburg is in full swing.
Prize is awarded for the fourth time.
Capture at least 100,000 metric tonnes of CO2 annually.
Alstom, a global leader in the supply of equipment and services for power generation, has been selected by Keppel Merlimau Cogen (KMC) Pte Ltd to build and maintain a new 800 MW power plant in Singapore.
Electrical Regensburg network.
Long-term tests of hybrid shunting locomotives.
Hamburg’s new mobile figurehead.
Innovative offshore platform substation contract in Germany
Alstom has secured an order worth over €200 million from Scottish Power Renewables (SPR), a subsidiary of the Spanish energy group Iberdrola Renovables, to build a 217 MW extension to the Whitelee wind farm in Scotland.
Hans-Jürgen Thews, Thierry Huber and Wolfram Schwab appointed.
Since the introduction of Alstom’s ‘advanced-class’ gas turbines in 1995 – GT24 for the 60 Hz market and the GT26 for the 50 Hz market – more than 100 engines have been fired in KA24/KA26 combined-cycle power plants (CCPP) constructed and built on a turnkey basis.
Investments in BrightSource Energy
Opening of a new service-center in Borsigstrasse.
Thomas Kresser (50) was appointed finance director.
Innovative ideas around the rail vehicle of the future.
The company has the world’s largest installed base in air quality control systems.
A contract worth over €100 million in South Africa.
Alstom has acquired the engineering office of the former
Lummus Global, a leading provider of technology for the
hydrocarbon processing industry, in Wiesbaden, Germany. The unit,
renamed ALSTOM Carbon Capture GmbH, will be integrated into
2 Capture Systems activity.
Alstom has signed two contracts, worth a total value of
approximately 450 million euros, known as the Mannheim 9 project,
to supply Grosskraftwerk Mannheim AG with new boiler and turbine
units at the company’s Mannheim power plant in the state of
Private German rail operator Veolia Verkehr has awarded Alstom Transport a contract for a maximum of 35 regional Coradia Continental trains for the Bremen network in Lower Saxony, to be operated by NordWestBahn.
With modern flue gas cleaning technology from Alstom.
Two strong partners find common path out of engineer deficiency.
Amount to be invested is about one million Euro.
Building with 2.450m² for improvement of capability in supply-chain processes.
The new hard coal-fired units will provide clean, reliable electricity for more than 3 million homes and cut CO2 emissions by about 2,5 million tons per year as compared with older systems.
Patrick Kron, Chairman & CEO of Alstom, has decided to reorganise the company by merging into a single entity all the activities related to power generation.
German rail operator LNVG has placed a €28 million
order with Alstom Transport for 10 new Coradia Lint regional
Private German rail operator Veolia Verkehr has awarded
Alstom Transport a contract for 36 regional Coradia Continental
trains for the Bremen network, to be operated by NordWestBahn.
This contract has an order value of about €150 million in
total. The trains will comprise three or five coaches, depending
on requirements. They will be designed and manufactured at the
Alstom facility in Salzgitter, Germany. The first trains will
come into commercial service in late 2010.
Adaptation of logistics to new demands.
BeNEX orders from Alstom 26 Coradia Continental regional trains for the Hamburger Hochbahn (HOCHBAHN) operated regional network “Regensburg incl. Donauthalbahn”.
The DB AG awarded several frame contracts amongst others to Alstom over up to 180 one, two and tree unit DMUs.
Order value amounts to € 12 million in total.
Since early May 2008, Andreas Wittke (42) is the new country president of Alstom in Germany. He assumed the tasks of Wilhelm Heitmann, who stays chairman of the supervisory board.
Alstom has won a contract to supply the boilers for two 800
MW units at the existing coal-fired Westfalen Power Station,
located in the North-Western part of Germany near the town of
Hamm and operated by RWE Power AG. The two new bituminous
coal-fired units will be among the cleanest and most efficient in
The German rail operator Deutsche Bahn has signed a contract with Alstom Transport to install the onboard ATLAS control system on 10 very high speed ICE3 trains built by Siemens.
Veolia Verkehr ordered about 30 regional trains from Alstom worth about 70. Mio Euro
Order value amounts to € 27.5 million in total.
German-French Discovery Day.
Donation for the German Nature Protection Society.
Die DB Regio AG hat bei Alstom 25 Regionaltriebzüge
vom Typ Coradia LINT 41 im Wert von rund 60 Mio. Euro bestellt.
Dieser Auftrag ist Teil des Rahmenvertrages, der 2003 zwischen
der Deutschen Bahn und Alstom geschlossen wurde.
Initial Operation of the first Coradia Lirex for Bavaria runs successful.
The German railway operator Deutsche Bahn Regio AG has placed an order with Alstom for 25 Coradia LINT model regional trains, for a total amount of almost €60 million.
Alstom has been carrying out an intensive research and
development programme for the past years to meet the
technological and economic challenges of capturing the CO2
created in fossil-fuel-based electricity production. In the
medium term, the company will be able to offer fossil-fuel-based
power plants that respect the environmental constraints linked
with climate change. Several technologies will be tested in six
pilot projects already under way in Germany, the US, Norway,
Sweden and France. Other projects are being studied and will be
Alstom awards so called „Förderpreis für Umwelt- und Naturschutz in Niedersachsen und Sachsen-Anhalt“.
Alstom crosses the threshold of 1,000 Citadis tramways sold worldwide.
For Munich-Passau and Würzburg.
ALSTOM management and works council agreed in two important points: agreements were signed on the subject of additional work and the new reward system “ERA”.
Alstom is taking a significant step into wind power generation with the signature on 25 June 2007 of an agreement to buy Spanish wind turbine company, Ecotècnia, for 350 million euros (debt free/cash basis).
Andreas Wittke was convened as further chairman for ALSTOM Power AG and Thomas Fligge was convened as chairman for ALSTOM Power Generation AG.
From 2007, the ETCS equipment will allow a border-crossing
Alstom has signed a contract worth over 900 million euros to build a 833 MW turnkey coal power plant in Belchatow, Poland, for Polish utility BOT Elektrownia Belchatow SA.
ALSTOM has won a contract worth over 700 million euros with US-based global energy company AES Corporation to build a turnkey 670 MW coal power plant in Bulgaria (Maritza).
New oxygen-fueled procedure for the sequestration of greenhouse gas emissions from fossil power plants.
With Bouygues taking a stake in ALSTOM, ALSTOM is planning broad cooperation with Bouygues.
ALSTOM has won a 450 million euro contract to build the world’s biggest lignite fired plant in Neurath, Germany, for utility RWE Power
ALSTOM has been commissioned by Deutsche Bahn (DB Regio NRW
GmbH) to supply 78 four-section suburban multiple units of the
422 series, in a consortium with Bombardier.
ALSTOM has recently received the order for the pre-engineering, as a first part of a turnkey contract for an 850 MW gas fired combined cycle power plant at Lingen, Germany.
ALSTOM has received an order from the leasing company
Hannover Mobilien Leasing (HML) for the refurbishment of five
locomotives within the scope of an existing frame
Fahrzeug aus Magdeburg von 6.-20.Juli im Potsdamer
Streckennetz unterwegs / Präsentation am 14. Juli durch
Herrn Martin Weis, Geschäftsführer des
Verkehrsbetriebes Potsdam ViP
The cities of Braunschweig, Darmstadt and Gera have awarded
ALSTOM lead consortiums tram contracts for a total value of 80
million Euros. The ALSTOM share is 42 million euros.
This business is part of ALSTOM's Power Turbo systems /Power Environment Sector and focuses on supplying new clean-coal boilers, and providing products and services to coal-based power plants.
Joint venture with China
Alstom, in a syndicate with Marubeni Corporation (Japan), received the order to supply and build a 170 MW combo plant as an extension for the power plant Phy My in Vietnam.
Alstom signed an endorsement contract with API Raffineria di Ancona S.p.A
A combination of OCCTM-technology with the once-through-technology.
ALSTOM has signed a long term service agreement (LTSA), worth about 24 million euros, with Indian independent power producer, GVK Industries Ltd.
An order of € 330 million.
The Saudi Electricity Company has selected a consortium led by ALSTOM and including its civil partner Archirodon for the supply and construction of the Shoaiba Steam Power Plant extension project.
A contract of € 1,777 million.
ALSTOM, in consortium with Beijing Beizhong Steam Turbine Generator Co. Ltd, has been awarded two contracts, valued at around 180 million.
ALSTOM has recently won a series of Power generation
contracts for a total value more than €180 million from
countries all over the world.
ALSTOM has won a 45 million commuter-train order from
Hamburg S-Bahn and a 39 million order for railway systems
and infrastructure from Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI).
ALSTOM has been awarded a contract by N-ERGIE AG,
Nurembergs electrical utility, to supply a cogeneration
power plant to the Sandreuth combined heat and power (CHP)
ALSTOM has been awarded turnkey contracts to supply a
boiler island for a combined cycle plant in Hungary, and a
waste-to-energy Power Plant in Germany.
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