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Alstom to provide five additional X’Trapolis trainsets for Melbourne’s Metropolitan Rail Network


Alstom will supply five additional X’Trapolis trainsets for Melbourne’s suburban rail network. The six-car X’Trapolis trainsets will further enhance the network’s capacity while also increasing the reliability of the entire system. 

Alstom to supply Metropolis trainsets for the Buenos Aires metro


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth around €60 million by SBASE (Subterráneos de Buenos Aires) to provide 60 Metropolis cars for line D of Buenos Aires metro network. The trains are expected to be delivered in 2017.

Alstom completes overhaul of Pendolino trains in the UK


Alstom has completed major refurbishment work on the Pendolino fleet which comprises 56 Class 390 ‘tilting’ trains used by Virgin on the West Coast Main Line.

Alstom in Italy launches corporate carpooling for its employees of Bologna, Florence and Bari


Alstom has joined a group of 50 companies to participate in a carpooling project for its sites of Bologna, Bari and Florence in collaboration with Jojob, a leader in corporate carpooling in Italy. 

Alstom awarded major re-signalling project in the UK


Alstom  has been awarded a contract by Network Rail for the full re-signalling of the Great Western Main Line between Reading and Paddington in the west of London.

Alstom delivers its first Coradia Meridian to Campania region


Alstom has delivered today the first Coradia Meridian Jazz to the Campania region in Italy, at the Napoli railway station.

Alstom, the City of Belfort and MÄDER team up to renovate the TGV 001 power car


Alstom is to receive at its site in Belfort the TGV 001 power car displayed alongside the A36 motorway at the entrance to the city, more than 40 years after it was produced.

Alstom announces the launch of a second TrainScanner in the UK


Alstom announced today that following the successful testing of TrainScanner predictive maintenance prototype on Virgin’s fleet of Pendolino trains in Manchester, a second investment in a new machine will go ahead at Oxley depot near Wolverhampton in the West Midlands. 

Alstom and Qatar Rail unveil the design of Lusail Citadis tram


Alstom and Qatar Rail unveiled the design of the Citadis tram of Lusail which will circulate on the 4-line tramway network.

Alstom takes control of Cabliance by acquiring Nexans stake


Alstom and Nexans signed an agreement defining the terms of a new governance for Cabliance.