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Alstom awarded contracts to supply signalling and infrastructure for Cairo metro line 3


Alstom has signed two contracts with Egypt's National Authority for Tunnels (NAT) to supply the signalling system and the infrastructure of the phase 4A of Cairo metro line 3, currently under construction. Alstom's shares in these contracts are worth around €80 million.

Alstom to deliver to Sydney Citadis X05, the latest evolution of its tram range


The ALTRAC consortium, of which Alstom is part, announced that the contract for the new Sydney tramway line awarded by the State’s public transport authority, Transport for New South Wales, has come into force.

Alstom's compliance program meeting the World Bank's guidelines. Alstom Hydro France released from debarment


Alstom welcomes the determination of the World Bank’s Integrity Compliance Office (“ICO”) that Alstom has implemented a corporate compliance program in line with the World Bank’s integrity compliance guidelines. The ICO also concluded that Alstom has satisfied all of the other conditions of its 21 February 2012 settlement with the World Bank. 

Alstom to build a new FGD plant for Veolia at Lodz Combined Heat and Power Plant.


Veolia and Alstom have signed a turnkey contract for the construction of a complete Flue Gas Desulphurisation (FGD) plant, which will treat flue gases of 2 OP130 and 3 OP230 steam boilers of station numbers K1, K2, K3, K6, K9 at Veolia Energia Lodz SA combined heat & power plant (CHP 3). Completion of the desulphurisation plant is due early 2017.

Alstom installs first HYpact switchgear for substation extension in Austria


Alstom successfully installed three HYpact-modules in Gänserndorf substation, located in Lower Austria and owned by Netz Niederösterreich GmbH, a company of the EVN Group . The HYpact-modules are an extension of the existing substation and were connected to the grid in February. This is the first installation of HYpact switchgear in Austria.

Alstom presents the all-new Régiolis regional train for Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur


Alstom showcased its first new-generation regional train, Régiolis, destined for the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (PACA) region during an inaugural voyage between Marseille and Arles in the presence of Michel Vauzelle, President of the Regional Authority, Philippe Bru, Regional Director of SNCF and Jacques Beltran, Vice President Sales and Marketing of Alstom Transport France.

Alstom to supply four additional Pendolino high speed trains to SBB


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth around €115 million by SBB - the Swiss federal railway operator - for the supply of four Pendolino high speed trains . The first two trains will be delivered in 2016 and the two others in 2017.

Alstom signs contract to support the production of CO2-neutral electricity at Mälarenergi power plant in Sweden


Alstom has been awarded a contract to modernise an existing steam turbine at Mälarenergi power plant, in Vasteras, Sweden. Alstom will upgrade two of the steam turbine’s three rotors to increase their technical service life and adapt the turbine for the flow of steam from Mälarenergi’s biomass boiler, which runs on 100% biofuel.

Love is in the train


To all those dreaming of love on its trains, Alstom wishes a happy Valentine’s Day. 

Alstom delivers “Jazz”, the new regional train for Trenitalia to the Toscana region


Alstom has delivered the new train “Jazz” to the Toscana region at the Firenze Santa Maria Novella railway station. This train is part of the regional trains ordered by Trenitalia to Alstom in November 2012, among which 12 are intended for Toscana region.