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Alstom’s led SuperGrid Institute will be funded by the French state


The European Commission approved the €86.6 million fund from the French state's "Investissements d'avenir" program to support the research oriented Institut pour la Transition Energétique (ITE) 'SuperGrid Institute'.

Alstom applies AmStar 888® coating at Wuppertal-Elberfeld power plant to reduce maintenance costs


Alstom has been commissioned by WSW Energie & Wasser AG to apply AmStar 888® coating in the boiler of the Wuppertal-Elberfeld co-generation power plant.

Alstom’s Tampere unit to supply equipment for HVDC projects in India, Canada and South Korea


Alstom’s Tampere unit to supply equipment for HVDC projects in India, Canada and South Korea.

Alstom to supply the city of Kochi with 25 Metropolis train sets


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth €85 million from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to supply 25 state-of-the-art metros to Kochi Metro Rail Limited. The first train sets are expected to be delivered in early 2016. 

Alstom to supply 8 additional ECO 122 wind turbines to Enerplan in Brazil


Alstom signed a contract worth around 26 million euros with Enerplan, a power company from the Brazilian group Oleoplan, to supply 8 wind turbines to the Pontal 2A wind project in the South of Brazil.

Alstom Grid nominated for Product Innovation Awards at European Utility Week


Alstom Grid has been nominated for the Product Innovation Awards in Energy Storage as the industry gears up for the upcoming European Utility Week early November in Amsterdam, with over 350 solution provider showcasing innovation at the exhibition.

Alstom and Transmashholding to supply St. Petersburg’s first low-floor tram


Tramrus LLC, the joint venture of Alstom and its partner Transmashholding (TMH), has been awarded a contract by the St Petersburg transport operator in Russia to provide them with a low-floor tram by 1 December 2014. 

Alstom works with ScottishPower Energy Networks to strengthen grid stability in Great Britain


Alstom has been awarded a contract by ScottishPower Transmission to provide a flexible wide area monitoring solution to strengthen grid stability in the GB electricity network.

Alstom to supply the city of Strasbourg with 12 Citadis trams


Alstom has signed a framework agreement with the Communauté des Transports Strasbourgeois (CTS, the Strasbourg Transport Company) for the supply of 50 Citadis trams. The first part of the agreement concerns an order for 12 trams, worth a total of 41 million euros. These are expected to enter service by the end of 2016.

Alstom to supply 12 metro sets for Lines 2, 5 and 9 of the Paris metro


Alstom, working as part of a consortium with Bombardier Transport and AREVA TA, will be supplying STIF  (the Ile-de-France Transport Authority) and RATP  (the Paris-based public transport operator) with 12 new MF01  metro sets for lines 2 (Porte-Dauphine-Nation), 5 (Place d’Italie-Bobigny) and 9 (Pont de Sèvres-Mairie de Montreuil) of the Paris metro network. The project is worth around 75 million Euros.