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Alstom’s Régiolis to be serviced in a new workshop in Alsace


On Thursday 28 May, the Alsace region and SNCF Alsace inaugurated a new multi-series maintenance workshop for the Alsace TER of Mulhouse.

Alstom acquires 100% of Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL), in the United Kingdom


Alstom has signed an agreement to buy Balfour Beatty’s share of Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL), a 50-50 joint-venture between Alstom and Balfour Beatty established in 2007 to provide advanced signalling solutions to the UK and Ireland’s rail sectors. 

9000 km from France to Kazakhstan by solar bicycle


Pauline de La Marnierre, a former Alstom Transport employee in Kazakhstan, will complete a 9000 km bike trip in just 2 months, passing through 10 Alstom Transport sites from Belfort, France, to Astana Kazakhstan, starting 16 May 2015.

CITAL inaugurates its assembly and maintenance site for Alstom Citadis trams in Annaba


CITAL, a joint-venture (JV) composed of Alstom, EMA (Entreprise du métro d’Alger) and Ferrovial, has celebrated the inauguration of its Citadis tramway assembly and maintenance site in Annaba, Algeria.

Alstom ships the first Citadis tram to the city of Cuenca in Ecuador


The first Citadis tram for Cuenca has left Alstom’s factory at La Rochelle and is being shipped to Ecuador. On 17 May it is scheduled to leave the port of Antwerp towards its final destination where it is expected to arrive by end of June. 

Alstom 2014/15 results


In the context of the project between Alstom and General Electric, and in compliance with IFRS 5, Thermal Power, Renewable Power and Grid activities, as well as some corporate costs, have been classified as Discontinued Operations; they are therefore not included in orders, sales, income from operations and are reported under the "net income – discontinued operations" line.

Alstom contributes to Milan’s mobility for Expo 2015


Alstom supports its customers by ensuring the fluidity and sustainability of transport in Milan ahead of the 20 million visitors expected to attend the Universal Exposition Milan from 1 May to 31 October 2015.

Alstom to supply three extra metros to line m2 in Lausanne


Alstom will supply three extra metro train sets to Transports Publics de la Région Lausannoise SA (tl) for line m2 of the automatic, rubber-tyred metro of Lausanne in Switzerland.

Alstom’s Metropolis sets sail for Los Teques


Alstom has shipped a Metropolis train destined for the metro of the city of Los Teques  in Venezuela. It will take three weeks to transport the train from the port of Le Havre, where it boarded, to its final destination where it will be handed over to the client.

Alstom partners with London Underground to complete the modernisation of Northern line trains


Alstom has now completed the modernisation of 106 trains serving the Northern line, following a two year upgrade programme for London Underground (LU). Alstom has worked in partnership with LU to ensure a seamless transition and to maintain the daily service levels ‎of the Underground.