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Become a tramway driver for a day with the Alstom driving simulator


Alstom will participate in the third Move.App Expo Conference and Exhibition, dedicated to transport, mobility and logistics, to be held on 10-14 October at the Leonardo da Vinci Museum of Science and Technology in Milan. On this occasion, Alstom will offer all visitors the opportunity to try its innovative tramway driving simulator, created by Alstom’s Knowledge Centre to train future drivers.

Alstom to supply transformers for the world’s largest floating power plant


Alstom has signed a contract with Karadeniz Energy Group, to supply power transformers for the Turkish, Karadeniz Powership Osman Khan (KPS12) power plant.

Alstom to provide metro trainsets and a signalling solution for Lucknow’s first metro line


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth over €150 million by Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) to provide metro trainsets and a signalling solution for the new metro network of the city of Lucknow.

Alstom reinforces its services capabilities in Sweden with the acquisition of Motala Train AB


Alstom has finalised its acquisition of Motala Train AB , a Swedish company specialised in refurbishment, heavy maintenance and repair of passenger trains. 

Alstom’s Coradia Meridian regional train in service on the airport link in Rome


Alstom’s Coradia Meridian train, in its airport link version, entered into commercial service at Rome Termini railway station. The train is called Leonardo Express and will connect Rome to Fiumicino Airport.

Open house at Gärstad, Technical Office in Linköping, October 3


Tomorrow the public is invited to an Open House at Gärstad, Tekniska Verken in Linköping, when they will be able to see how municipal waste is converted into electricity and heat.

Alstom opens a maintenance depot in Braunschweig, Germany


Alstom has inaugurated a new service facility in Braunschweig, Germany, for the maintenance of electric passenger trains and locomotives. 

Niehl 3 combined heat and power plant feeds energy into the German grid for the first time


Alstom and RheinEnergie yesterday achieved an important milestone at the Niehl 3 gas-fired combined heat and power plant in Cologne by successfully accomplishing synchronisation with the electricity grid.

Alstom to equip Sweden with a new traffic management system


Alstom has been awarded by Trafikverket, the Swedish transport administration, a contract worth €66 million to implement the Iconis control centre solution. 

Alstom completes Brazil’s first M-Upgrades on GT11N2 gas turbines at Enel´s Fortaleza power plant


Alstom has completed the implementation of the first M-upgrades on two GT11N2 gas turbines installed in Central Geradora Termelétrica Fortaleza (CGTF), a combined-cycle power plant owned by Enel located in the northeast of Brazil.