Alstom Transport in China

Alstom Transport China is the market leader in the sector regarding high speed trains, trains, metro rolling stocks, signaling and traction system of the country.

Alstom is committed to the modernization of Chinese rail transport industry. Working in close partnership with Chinese manufacturers, Alstom provides state-of-the-art products and service for Chinese rail market, based on long-term cooperation and localization strategy.

In 2004, Alstom worked in partnership with Changchun Railway Vehicles Company to support the manufacturing of 60 high-speed Electrical Multiple Units (EMUs) since October 2004.

In 2007, Alstom also worked with its Chinese partner, Datong Electric Locomotives, on the manufacturing of 180 high-power double locomotives, running on the Datong-Qinhuangdao line for coal transport and 500 electric freights “Co-Co” (triple axle) locomotives.

As one of the important role in Chinese rail market, Alstom Transport has won huge numbers of orders in both rolling stock and signaling areas through establishing joint ventures and strategic partnership, striving to be the biggest suppliers and reliable partners for metro systems in the mass transit segment in China.