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Alstom and the City University of Hong Kong (CityU) signed today a Framework Agreement on Establishing Strategic Alliance on Advanced Open Systems for Smart Cities, in presence of Ronan Stephan, Group Chief Innovation Officer of Alstom and Professor Way KUO, President and University Distinguished Professor of City University of Hong Kong.
Alstom has been awarded a contract worth over 220 million euros by Metro SA, operator of the Santiago Metro in Chile, for the full modernization of the Santiago metro network. The works will be executed in the Neptuno metro depot to maintain the availability of the trains and reduce the impact on operations. The modernization will be complete by mid-2018.
Alstom has successfully delivered to Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) the first two metro sets of Chennai’s future metro system in India. The train sets are the first ever to be manufactured in India, in Alstom’s new rolling stock facility of Sricity, Andhra Pradesh. They are part of a €243 million order representing 42 Metropolis train sets to be delivered by 2015.
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 Transport will open a new manufacturing line dedicated to trams in Taubaté, Brazil, operational from December 2014. Based at the Alstom group’s existing hydro manufacturing site in Taubaté, the new manufacturing line will address the Brazilian and Latin American markets where tram projects are booming. The line, which represents an investment for Alstom of around 15 million
Alstom Grid today announced that it is acquiring Brazilian company Reason Tecnologia S.A. - a Florianópolis-based provider of measurement and substation automation network products for transmission and distribution (T&D) customers.
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.
With the opening on 15 December 2013 of the direct high-speed line linking Paris (France) and Barcelona (Spain), Alstom’s high-speed (HS) trains have now crossed their 16th border. Alstom is the only rail manufacturer to have built more than 1,100 HS cross-border trains, in service in 18 different countries.
Alstom signed a contract to supply additional equipment to Santo Antonio hydro plant, in Brazil, complementing the current project. Alstom will supply two more Bulb turbines, four generators, two speed governors, two excitation systems and six bus bars.
Alstom Transport received today the "Relations Fournisseur Responsables" (responsible supplier relationships) quality label from Pierre Pelouzet, French mediator for inter-enterprises relations. This label is awarded by "Médiation Inter-entreprises" and the procurement association "Compagnie des Dirigeants et Acheteurs de France" (CDAF).
Alstom Mexico has been awarded with the Corporate Social Responsibility Certificate (ESR), given by the Mexican Philanthropy Center (Cemefi for its Spanish acronym) and by the Mexican Alliance for Corporate Social Responsibility (AliaRSE).
The wind market is reaching high levels in global investments in power, and currently is the component of the energy mix that is growing faster.
The first nine months of fiscal year 12/13 for Alstom were filled with outstanding events: signature of important contracts and landmarks in our projects, acquisitions, opening of a Unit, among others.
A year after signing the contract, Alstom delivered the first of the ten trains ordered by SuperVia dealership in Rio de Janeiro.
From 5th to 7th November, Alstom participated, for the 16th time, the “Negócio nos Trilhos”, the largest rail event in Latin America.
From 13th to 16th October, Alstom participated in the 22nd edition of the Seminário Nacional de Produção e Transmissão de Energia (SNPTEE), held in Brasilia.
Unit Canoas, inaugurated in August this year, completed the production of its first tower for wind power generation, destined to the Corredor Senandes project.
From October 8 to 10, Alstom participated in the 46th week of Associação Brasileira Técnica de Celulose e Papel (ABTCP), considered the largest event that gather national and international suppliers to the pulp and paper sector.
Between 10 and 13 September, Canoas Unit received a series of exhibitions and interactive activities organized by the students of Projeto Pescar.
Alstom Foundation, a foundation that supports organizations in the realization of projects, will invest in a sustainable development project integrated in the area of Nilo Peçanha
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