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Excellent results for Alstom in the first half 2017/18

14/11/2017

Between 1 April 2017 and 30 September 2017, Alstom booked €3.2 billion of orders. Sales, at €3.8 billion were up 5% organically. The adjusted EBIT increased to €231 million, 16% above last year, leading to an adjusted EBIT margin of 6.2%. 

Alstom scores B at CDP’s 2017 climate change questionnaire

25/10/2017

Alstom scores B at CDP’s climate change questionnaire. These good results show that Alstom has developed a policy and strategic framework within which to take action and reduce negative climate change impacts. 

Siemens and Alstom join forces to create a European Champion in Mobility

26/09/2017

Today, Siemens and Alstom have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to combine Siemens’ mobility business including its rail traction drives business with Alstom. 

Alstom's team in Brazil transfers technology to South Africans in the largest project in the company's history

19/09/2017

Alstom Brazil is making the technology transfer for the manufacture of X’Ttrapolis Mega trains to South Africans, following the contract activities already in execution with PRASA (Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa) for the modernization of the rail industry in South Africa. 

Alstom improved its score in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and Europe indices

11/09/2017

Alstom has been selected in Dow Jones Sustainability indices (DJSI), World and Europe for the seventh consecutive year, which recognises its leading position in the field of sustainability.

Alstom Foundation opens new culture facility in Cape Town

04/09/2017

The Alstom Foundation opened a R700 000 arts and culture facility, The Steenberg Pavilion at Steenberg High School on the outskirts of Cape Town today in partnership with Musiquelaine SA.

Alstom appoints Xavier Boisgontier as Managing Director Southern Africa Cluster

01/09/2017

Alstom announces the appointment of Xavier Boisgontier as Managing Director Southern Africa Cluster with effect from 1 September 2017.

Alstom Ubunye pledges support to a school based in Duduza: Esibonelweshile Secondary School

22/08/2017

An Agreement has been signed for the implementation of a project to upgrade and expand the technical facilities at the Esibonelweshile Secondary School which will be funded by the Alstom Foundation. 

Alstom Q1 2017/18 orders and sales

13/07/2017

Over the first quarter 2017/18 (from 1 April to 30 June 2017), Alstom booked €1.9 billion of orders, compared to €0.9 billion over the same period last year. Sales, at €1.9 billion, were up 5% organically over the first quarter 2017/18.

Alstom completes the 20 first trains for PRASA manufactured in Brazil

11/07/2017

Alstom announces the conclusion of the manufacture of the 20 first trains of the € 4 billion contract, signed in 2013 to supply 600 X’Ttrapolis Mega trains over 10 years to PRASA (Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa) for the revitalisation of the rail industry in South Africa.