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Alstom to acquire shares in South African rail company CTLE, strengthening its presence in the country


Alstom signed an agreement to purchase a 51% share in the South African rail company CTLE (Commuter Transport & Locomotive Engineering), specialized in the modernisation of trains, from South African companies CTE  and IDC  which will remain shareholders.

Alstom reaffirms its commitments towards sustainable development on the occasion of COP21


Alstom is constantly working on enhancing rail’s reputation as the greenest public transportation mode, striving to reduce the energy- related costs of its products, and is committed to reducing transport’s carbon footprint. 

Alstom to supply traction system to Beijing Metro Line 6


Alstom and its local joint venture (JV), Shanghai Alstom Transport Electrical Equipment Co. Ltd. (SATEE), have been awarded a contract worth about €27 million by Beijing Metro in China to provide traction systems to equip 160 metro cars for the phase 3 of Beijing metro line 6,

Alstom to supply seven extra Citadis trams to the metropolitan area of Lyon


Alstom is to supply seven Citadis trams to SYTRAL (Syndicat des Transports de l’Agglomération Lyonnaise) in addition to the fleet of trams already in circulation on the 61 kilometres of track that currently make up the network.

Alstom delivers ahead of schedule new trains for Melbourne


Alstom has delivered the latest batch of eight X’Trapolis for Melbourne’s suburban network to Public Transport Victoria (PTV) ahead of schedule.

Alstom begins train production for the Riyadh Metro


Alstom has started the production of trainsets for the Riyadh Metro in its Katowice plant in Poland.

Alstom to supply 47 locomotives to SBB Infrastructure


Alstom has been awarded a €175 million contract to supply 47 dual-mode locomotives to SBB Infrastructure in Switzerland. 

Alstom to supply 800 double electric locomotives to Indian Railways


Alstom has received a Letter of Award from the Ministry of Railways to supply Indian Railways with 800 double section freight electric locomotives with associated long-term maintenance.

Alstom publishes the environmental declaration of its range of regional trains, Coradia Polyvalent


Alstom has published the environmental declaration for its range of regional trains, Coradia Polyvalent.

Alstom to supply signalling and infrastructure for Cairo Metro line 3


Alstom signed today two contracts with Egypt’s National Authority for Tunnels (NAT) to supply a signalling and telecommunications system  and infrastructure  for the phase 3 of Cairo metro line 3 currently under construction.