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Alstom and NTL unveil the second Aptis prototype to be tested by the STIF and Keolis from September


Alstom and NTL presented the second Aptis prototype, a 100% electric solution for mobility, at Versailles in the presence of Valérie Pécresse, President of the Ile-de-France region and Jean-Baptiste Eyméoud, President of Alstom in France.

Alstom to supply 38 Citadis Spirit Light Rail Vehicles for Stage 2 of Ottawa’s O-Train Confederation Line


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth close to €200 million (approximately CA$300 million) by Rideau Transit Group (RTG)  to supply 38 Citadis Spirit light rail vehicles for Stage 2 of the O-Train Confederation Line in Ottawa, Ontario. 

Alstom and Safran sign a technological cooperation agreement


Alstom and Safran signed a technological cooperation agreement at the Paris Air Show today, the initial aim of which is to pool the two companies’ skills and expertise in electric propulsion.

Alstom wins contract for the mid-life overhaul of 23 locomotives for Akiem


Alstom has been chosen by Akiem to carry out the mid-life overhaul  of 23 BB 36000 locomotives. 

Bangalore Metro’s Green Line enters commercial service equipped with Alstom’s train control & signalling system


Alstom is proud to be associated with the Bangalore metro's much-awaited launch of operations on the Green Line that will connect Nagasandra in North Bangalore with Yelachanahalli in the South, the last section of Bangalore Metro Phase 1.

Alstom discusses urban mobility for smart cities at Connected Smart Cities, in São Paulo


Alstom will be present at the 2017 Connected Smart Cities, on June 21st and 22nd, to contribute to the discussions about urban mobility and the development of cities based on its global experience and the solutions implemented in the country.

Alstom’s first ‘Make in India’ Metro inaugurated in Kochi


Alstom today inaugurated the metro of Kochi (India), in presence of the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi. As part of the €150 million project, the Alstom-built metros are the first to have been entirely designed in Bangalore and manufactured at Sri City in India supporting the Government’s ‘Make in India’ campaign. 

Alstom signs new contract for train refurbishment with Västtrafik


Alstom has signed a new contract with operator Västtrafik for revision and refurbishment of 18 X12 and X14 two-car vehicles.

Alstom announces changes within its Executive Committee


Alstom announces the appointment of two Senior Vice Presidents for Europe and for Middle East & Africa

Alstom showcases rail products, services and solutions at Africa Rail


Alstom is a proud sponsor of the 20th Africa Rail exhibition, the largest rail exhibition in Africa. The exhibition will take place from 13-14 June 2017 in Sandton, Johannesburg, and is focused on bringing together players in the rail industry to transfer knowledge, and to forge business relationships to better serve the local market.