On 5th January 2017, Nomad Digital became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alstom.
Nomad Digital, founded in 2002 in the United Kingdom, is a world leading provider of passenger and fleet connectivity solutions to the railway industry. Nomad Digital’s solutions include passenger WiFi, innovative Passenger Information Systems and on-board passenger portals, entertainment and media platforms. In addition, Nomad Digital also provides tele maintenance solutions, including Remote Online Condition Monitoring, Reliability Centred Maintenance, Driver Assist and Power Train products. Nomad Digital’s solutions and teams fully leverage the integration and convergence of both Rail and Information & Communications Technologies (ICT) and skills. Alstom and Nomad share a vision to make the Digital Train a reality, and Alstom’s heritage and pedigree in train manufacturing enables Nomad to accelerate the delivery of that vision.
Nomad Digital has already established strong relationships with train operating companies, such as ÖBB, Amtrak, Via Rail, Eurostar, GWR, NS, NSB, PKP, Queensland Rail, and Virgin Trains which today represent the most significant part of its business.
Nomad Digital has quickly evolved from a pioneer to a leader in its segment, and serves today more than 80 major rail operating companies in more than 40 countries across the world.
Nomad Digital employs around 230 people, and is headquartered in Newcastle, UK, with 13 offices worldwide, principally in the UK, Netherlands, Germany, Portugal, Canada, Australia and the United States.
Nomad in figures:
- Solutions on more than 100 fleets world-wide
- Solutions on more than 20,000 vehicles world-wide
- Utilising more than 37,000 passenger information screens
- Carrying more than 15 million WiFi sessions per month
- Serving infotainment to circa 2 billion passengers each year.