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Alstom Foundation inaugurates new Welding School in Duduza, South Africa

29/01/2018

The Alstom Foundation today inaugurated a new welding school at Esibonelwesihle Secondary School, located in Duduza, Nigel area, Gauteng Province, 50 km from Johannesburg in South Africa.

Alstom’s orders and sales for the first nine months of 2017/18

17/01/2018

Over the third quarter 2017/18 (from 1 October to 31 December 2017), Alstom booked €1.7 billion of orders, compared to €1.0 billion over the same period last year. The Group’s sales increased to €1.8 billion, up 6% (8% organically) compared to €1.7 billion over the third quarter 2016/17. 

Alstom’s JV Gibela moves the team dedicated to PRASA project in the new train manufacturing plant in South Africa

09/01/2018

Alstom and its partners of its local South African joint venture company Gibela, have now moved since last week in the new factory and training centre complex in Dunnottar, Ekurhuleni which has now become Gibela’s corporate offices too.

Alstom announces end of self-reporting to DOJ

03/01/2018

Alstom announces that the three year period of self-reporting obligations that the Group agreed to as part of the Plea Agreement of 22 December 2014 has come to a successful completion.

Alstom CEO speaks at One Planet Summit in Paris

13/12/2017

Representing Alstom and the Hydrogen Council, Henri Poupart-Lafarge has appeared as part of a panel at One Planet Summit, an event co-organised by the French Presidency, the United Nations and the World Bank.

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.