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Alstom to deliver Australia’s first fully-automated rapid transit trains


Alstom will deliver Sydney’s new generation of rapid transit trains as part of the North West Rail Link, Australia’s first fully-automated rail network and Australia’s largest public transport project.

Alstom to supply 12 metro sets for Lines 2, 5 and 9 of the Paris metro


Alstom, working as part of a consortium with Bombardier Transport and AREVA TA, will be supplying STIF  (the Ile-de-France Transport Authority) and RATP  (the Paris-based public transport operator) with 12 new MF01  metro sets for lines 2 (Porte-Dauphine-Nation), 5 (Place d’Italie-Bobigny) and 9 (Pont de Sèvres-Mairie de Montreuil) of the Paris metro network. The project is worth around 75 million Euros. 

Alstom and Transmashholding to supply St. Petersburg’s first low-floor tram


Tramrus LLC, the joint venture of Alstom and its partner Transmashholding (TMH), has been awarded a contract by the St Petersburg transport operator in Russia to provide them with a low-floor tram by 1 December 2014. 

Alstom to supply the city of Strasbourg with 12 Citadis trams


Alstom has signed a framework agreement with the Communauté des Transports Strasbourgeois (CTS, the Strasbourg Transport Company) for the supply of 50 Citadis trams. The first part of the agreement concerns an order for 12 trams, worth a total of 41 million euros. These are expected to enter service by the end of 2016.

Alstom and TMH EP20 Locomotives Made 10 Million Kilometres


The EP20 passenger locomotives jointly developed by Alstom and Transmashholding have run over 10 million kilometers. The fleet consists of forty four EP20 locomotives currently operating in Russia, namely in Moscow, St. Petersburg, North Caucasus and Sochi.  

Alstom completes delivery of Metropolis trains for Rio de Janeiro region


Alstom has just delivered the last of ten Metropolis trains to Brazilian rail operator SuperVia, a company led by Odebrecht TransPort. 

Alstom will supply its ERTMS level 2 signalling solution to equip 449 SNCB trains


Alstom has secured a contract worth 70 million Euros  to supply ATLAS 200 on-board signalling equipment to the Belgian operator SNCB-NMBS  for 449 trains in commercial service. 

Alstom inaugurates a new control room to maintain regional trains in its Sesto San Giovanni in Italy


Alstom inaugurates today a new control room to maintain regional trains at Alstom Transport’s site in Sesto San Giovanni.

Alstom signs a second maintenance contract for high speed trains in Turkey


Alstom has just signed a € 2,5M contract with the Turkish State Railways (TCDD) for the in-depth overhauls of 5 CAF high speed trains.

Alstom to equip Deutsche Bahn ICE trains with its ERTMS signalling solution


Alstom was awarded a contract by Deutsche Bahn (DB) worth around €23 million to equip 40 first-generation ICE high speed trains with Atlas 200, its ETCS/ERTMS Level 2 signalling solution. The contract includes also a software maintenance contract over six years and an option to equip 19 other trains.