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Alstom to provide Amtrak with its new generation of high-speed train

26/08/2016

Alstom and Amtrak announced today that they have signed a contract for Alstom to design and build 28 new high-speed trains, which will run on the Northeast Corridor (NEC) between Boston and Washington D.C.

Alstom finalises its intervention on signalling and speed control equipment for Line A of the RER

22/08/2016

Alstom carried out, between 23 July and 21 August 2016, the dismantling and reassembly of signalling and speed control equipment necessary for the renewal of ballasted track on Line A of the Paris RER.

Alstom awarded a frame contract to supply 150 regional trains in Italy

03/08/2016

Alstom will provide Trenitalia, the Italian national operator, with 150 new medium-capacity regional trains within a frame contract worth about €900 million.

Chengdu metro Line 3 in China, with Alstom traction systems enters revenue service

01/08/2016

The Chengdu metro line 3 phase one, on which 144 metro cars equipped with Alstom’s traction systems circulate on, entered revenue service on July 31st.

Alstom to supply new Metropolis trainsets and cars for Lima Metro Line 1

27/07/2016

Alstom has signed a contract worth around €200 million with Graña y Montero Ferrovias to supply 120 Metropolis cars (20 trainsets) for the line 1 of Lima Metro as well as 19 new cars to complete the existing trainsets  already in service on the same line.

Alstom to supply ITCS Signalling System for Qinghai-Tibet Railway in China

19/07/2016

Alstom and its Chinese joint venture CASCO Signalling Co. Ltd. as a Consortium has been awarded a contract by Qinghai-Tibet Railway Company to supply  and improve the Incremental Train Control System (ITCS) signalling solution on the section Gelmod to Lhasa of Qinghai-Tibet regional line  by the end of August 2018.

Alstom sets a new high-speed record in Kazakhstan with its KZ4AT locomotive

19/07/2016

Alstom sets a high-speed record in Kazakhstan reaching 200 km/h while conducting tests on its KZ4AT passenger locomotive on the Moiynty-Kiik line South East of Astana. 

Alstom to supply 79 Intercity trains to NS in the Netherlands

18/07/2016

Alstom has been awarded a contract worth over €800 million to supply 79 Intercity New Generation trains to NS in the Netherlands.The trains which can reach a maximum speed of 200 km/h will be delivered from January 2020 on. 

Antonio Moreno, president of Alstom in Spain, is appointed head of the Industry Committee of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce

13/07/2016

Antonio Moreno, president of Alstom in Spain, has been appointed president of the Industry Committee of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce.