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Milan metro line 5, equipped with Alstom technology, awarded "Transport deal of the year 2015"

04/02/2016

Milan metro line 5, equipped with Alstom infrastructure, received the PFI  Award as "Transport Deal of the Year 2015".

Alstom’s freight locomotives reach 10 million kilometres in Kazakhstan

01/02/2016

Alstom’s freight locomotives Prima KZ8A have reached 10 million kilometres on the Kazakhstan’s rail network. 31 locos are currently in commercial operation from Tobol to Ekibastuz, and Presnogorkovsk to Chu respectively.

Alstom signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the development of mainline and urban transport in Iran

29/01/2016

Alstom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with IDRO - the Industrial Development & Renovation Organization of Iran - to develop industrial cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran, in line with applicable laws and regulations, in the field of mainline and urban transport.

Alstom hosts supplier day in the UK showcasing commitment to the North West region

29/01/2016

Alstom has gathered 85 companies in Liverpool to discuss opportunities in the supply chain linked to investment in UK rail.

Successful completion of the public share buy-back offer and appointment of Henri Poupart-Lafarge as Chairman of Alstom’s Board and Chief Executive Officer

28/01/2016

Successful completion of the public share buy-back offer and appointment of Henri Poupart-Lafarge as Chairman of Alstom’s Board and Chief Executive Officer

Works start to install the ERTMS signalling system in the Atlantic Corridor in Spain

28/01/2016

The works to install the ERTMS  level 1 train safety and protection system will start in the Atlantic Corridor this month, on the La Coruña-Santiago and Santiago-Vigo links.

The works to install the ERTMS[1] level 1 train safety and protection system will start in the Atlantic Corridor this month, on the La Coruña-Santiago and Santiago-Vigo links.



[1] European Railway Traffic Management System. 

Alstom will contribute to the signalling upgrading of a regional line in Italy

27/01/2016

1] M Pavani Segnalamento Ferroviario Srl; Bitfox Srl; Ricci Spa; Elettri-fer Srl; Politecnica Ingegneria ed Architettura Società Cooperativa

Alstom, as the leader of a consortium , has been commissioned by the Italian railway network (Gruppo FS) to upgrade the Milano Centrale-Milano Smistamento–Monza–Chiasso line.  

Alstom gathers 90 strategic suppliers to improve partnership

26/01/2016

Alstom has gathered 90 of its strategic suppliers from 20 different countries, representing 50% of its purchases, at a Supplier Day in Chennai, India. 

Alstom participates to the first hackathon held on a train and dedicated to sustainable mobility

25/01/2016

Alstom is partner of HackToscana, a hackathon organised by the Tuscany region to promote sustainable mobility in Italy. 

Alstom participates in the opening of the southern extension of the Strasbourg tramway to Illkirch and prepares access to Germany

22/01/2016

Alstom participated in the opening of the southern extension of the Strasbourg tramway at Illkirch on 14 January 2016. Alstom’s Infrastructure teams carried out the studies and installed the overhead contact line over the two kilometres of double track that make up the extension of Line A.