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Alstom completes acquisition of CTLE shares, reinforcing its local presence in South Africa

06/04/2016

Alstom today announced that it has completed the acquisition of 51% share in South African rail company CTLE (Commuter Transport & Locomotive Engineering), specialized in the modernisation of trains, from CTE  and IDC  which remain shareholders.

Alstom starts the construction of a new train manufacturing site in South Africa to build 580 trains

04/03/2016

Alstom, through its local South African joint venture company Gibela, has reached a major milestone by starting the construction of its new manufacturing site to build 580 suburban trains  for the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA).

Successful completion of the public share buy-back offer and appointment of Henri Poupart-Lafarge as Chairman of Alstom’s Board and Chief Executive Officer

28/01/2016

Successful completion of the public share buy-back offer and appointment of Henri Poupart-Lafarge as Chairman of Alstom’s Board and Chief Executive Officer

Third quarter 2015/16: Alstom achieved a good level of orders and sales

14/01/2016

Over the third quarter 2015/16 (from 1 October to 31 December 2015), Alstom booked a strong €2.4 billion of orders, a 46% increase compared to the same period last year.

Alstom’s first X’Trapolis Mega train for PRASA arrived on time to Wolmerton’s depot for dynamic tests on the South African railway tracks

18/12/2015

Alstom’s first X’Trapolis Mega commuter train for PRASA has successfully arrived on time to PRASA’s Wolmerton depot. This is the first train of the 600 ordered.

Alstom to acquire shares in South African rail company CTLE, strengthening its presence in the country

26/11/2015

Alstom signed an agreement to purchase a 51% share in the South African rail company CTLE (Commuter Transport & Locomotive Engineering), specialized in the modernisation of trains, from South African companies CTE  and IDC  which will remain shareholders.

Alstom’s first half 2015/16 results and future governance defined

05/11/2015

Alstom’s first half 2015/16 results and future governance defined

Alstom refocused on rail transport with strong leadership positions

02/11/2015

Alstom closes the sale of its Energy activities (Power generation and Grid) to General Electric for an amount of approximately €12.4 billion. Consequently the Group is today entirely refocused on rail transport.

Alstom’s JV GIBELA: preparing to produce trains in South Africa, for South Africa

01/07/2015

Alstom’s JV Gibela  has announced at Africa Rail 2015  that construction of the new train manufacturing site at Dunnottar, Gauteng will begin in the third quarter of 2015.

Alstom 2014/15 results

06/05/2015

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.