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Alstom's APS equips the extended Bordeaux tramway line A, inaugurated on 24 January


Alstom's APS ground power supply system is equipping Bordeaux’s extended tramway line A, inaugurated on Saturday January 24, 2015 by the Bordeaux Urban Community (CUB). 

Alstom to provide signalling, telecom and electrification for the new Kochi metro line


Alstom has been awarded two contracts worth over €65 million from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to supply signalling, telecom and electrification solutions for the new Kochi metro line. The projects will be implemented in early 2016 and commercial service is scheduled to begin in March 2016.

Alstom achieved a sound level of orders and a solid increase in sales


Over the third quarter 2014/15 (from 1 October to 31 December 2014), Alstom booked €1.6 billion of orders, compared to €2.5 billion over the same period last year which included the Riyadh metro (€1.2 billion). The Group's sales, at €1.5 billion, were up 10% organically over the third quarter 2013/14.

Alstom to modernise the signalling systems on the regional railway line from Beni Suef to Asyut


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth €100 million by Egyptian National Railways (ENR) to supply signalling equipment for the Beni Suef-Asyut line in Egypt. The contract also includes maintenance for five years. Delivery will start in 2016 and the system is due to be operational by January 2019.

Frédéric Brun appointed Director of the Alstom Transport Le Creusot site


Frédéric Brun has been appointed Director of Le Creusot site, a centre of expertise and reference for bogies for locomotives, trams and metros, employing almost 650 people.

Alstom delivers the last metro train to Trensurb, in Porto Alegre


Alstom delivers the last of the 15 Metropolis trains to Empresa de Trens Urbanos de Porto Alegre (Trensurb), following a contract signed in 2012. 

Hong Kong West Island metro line equipped with Alstom signalling system starts operation


Alstom has successfully delivered the signalling system equipping Hong Kong’s MTR  West Island metro line which started passenger service on 28 December, 2014.

Alstom awarded 2 contracts for the maintenance of 82 regional trains in Sweden


Alstom has been awarded a 9-year maintenance contract by SJ  for Västtrafik commuter and regional trains, starting this month, and a 10-year maintenance contract by Arriva for Östgöta Trafiken commuter trains to start from June 2015.

Alstom regional train for Trenitalia, Jazz has been delivered to the Abruzzo region


Alstom has delivered today the new train Jazz to the Abruzzo region, at the Pescara railway station.

Alstom Citadis tram enters into service on line T8 in the Ile-de-France region


On Tuesday 16 December at the Saint-Denis Porte de Paris station, the Alstom Citadis tram entered service on line 8 of the Ile-de-France tram network, linking Saint-Denis with Epinay-sur-Seine and Villetaneuse.