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Alstom wins its first metro system contract in Vietnam


Alstom, as leader of a consortium with Colas Rail and Thales, today signed a contract with Hanoi Metropolitan Railway Management Board (MRB) to supply a metro system for Hanoi metro line 3 to start commercial operation by the end of 2021. 

Alstom’s orders and sales for the first nine months of 2016/17


Over the third quarter 2016/17 (from 1 October to 31 December 2016) and after a very strong commercial performance in the second quarter, Alstom booked €1.0 billion of orders.

Alstom signs the German Diversity Charter


Alstom has become a member of the German Diversity Charter. The charter was signed in presence of Olaf Lies, Minister for economy, labour and transport of Lower Saxony, the region hosting two of the companies’ sites including Salzgitter, the biggest one for Alstom worldwide. 

New generation trains ordered for lines D and E of the SNCF network in Île-de-France


At its board meeting, SNCF selected the Alstom-Bombardier consortium to renew the trains on lines D and E of the Île-de-France network.

Alstom to provide maintenance to freight locomotives in Mexico


Alstom has been awarded a contract by Ferromex to provide preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance for 219 freight locomotives for a five year period.

Alstom publishes environmental declaration for its new generation of beacons


Alstom has published the environmental declaration for its new generation of beacons. SmartBalise is an ecodesigned product, with minimised environmental impact all the way from manufacture to end-of-life. 

Alstom supplied solutions to the newly opened Hong Kong’s first driverless metro


The MTR South Island Line (SIL) in Hong Kong for which Alstom supplied the signalling system, track works, overhead line electrification, as well as traction and TCMS  through three separate contracts , entered revenue service today.

Alstom to acquire Nomad Digital, world's leading provider of connectivity solutions to the railway industry


Alstom has signed a purchase agreement for the acquisition of Nomad Holdings, commercially known as Nomad Digital from Amadeus Capital Partners, SEB Venture Capital and Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments together with other investors. 

Cital delivers the first Citadis tram to Ouargla in Algeria


Cital, the joint venture  held by Ferrovial, Enterprise Métro d’Alger (EMA) and Alstom, delivered the first Citadis tram to the city of Ouargla in the presence of Saad Agoudjil, Wali of the Wilaya of Ouargla. The official ceremony was held at the tram maintenance centre and depot.

Alstom and Colas Rail to provide the power supply equipment for the east-west line of the Citadis tramway of Nice


Alstom and Colas Rail have won a contract worth nearly 11 million euros to provide power supply equipment for the future east-west tramway line of the Nice Côte d'Azur Metropole. The commissioning of the 11-kilometre line  is planned for 2018.