10h00 – The stand is already teeming with life! Operators and politicians visit the stand, Alstom experts are busy around the train and lectures on the outer lanes. The 3D video of the Citadis Compact attracts more and more people.
11h50 - UNIFE welcomes Alstom Transport during the Innovation Forum - Rolling Stock. A unique opportunity for visitors to learn more about NTV's custom AGV very high-speed train ".italo" with Bruno Marguet, SVP Product Strategy Rolling Stock & Components, Mainline & Locomotive.
13.30 - Mauro Moretti, the President of Ferrovie dello Stato, the Italian railways, stops for a moment on the Alstom stand.
14.00 – Excitement on the Netinera Deutschland stand, the second German private operator and a subsidiary of Ferrovie dello Stato. Infront of a hundred journalists, Alstom and Netinera sign a contract for about 300 million euros to supply 63 Coradia Lint regional trains.
”The acquisition of these new Alstom trains gives Netinera the necessary impetus to grow in the German market,” states Mauro Moretti, President of Netinera Deutschland’s parent company.