Thousands suppliers and contractors around the world are closely linked to the activities and success of the Group. Alstom naturally seeks to foster long-term ties with these partners, involving them in its growth, but also to manage any associated risks.
Therefore, since 2007, as part of the attached policy, Alstom has:
- Set up a charter for sustainable development between Alstom and its suppliers and sub-contractors;
- Developed a toolkit for evaluation of its suppliers in term of Sustainable Development;
- Supported suppliers in implementing action plans;
- Trained Alstom’s purchasing teams.