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Community magazine The Transmitter receives boost to funding


Alstom and DF Energy, consortium partners for the construction of Carrington Power Station, have contributed £5oo towards the cost of publishing community magazine The Transmitter.

SSL, Alstom’s signalling joint venture in the UK, to supply signalling for Crossrail project


Alstom’s UK signalling joint venture Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL) has been awarded a contract worth €54 million by Network Rail to deliver a signalling system for Crossrail East Anglia section.

Alstom signs two more biomass contracts in the UK


Alstom has signed two contracts with Danish power plant specialist Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor (BWSC) for Geared Reaction steam turbines (GRT) to be used in two UK biomass projects.

Alstom volunteers help Ashby Park River Restoration Project


An 11-strong team of volunteers from Alstom’s Thermal Power division in Ashby-de-la-Zouch has helped clear woodland and build benches next to one of the town’s brooks.

With responsibility comes success


Alstom has won its first UK Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) award, at the UK Rail Industry Awards, in recognition of its actions as an ethical employer.

Alstom supports new approach to rail engineering apprenticeships


International engineering company Alstom has today welcomed the publication of new apprenticeship standards by the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills.

Trafford Chief Executive and team visit Carrington Power Station


Trafford Chief Executive Theresa Grant visited the site of Carrington Power Station to see how the construction works, which is within Trafford Council’s boundaries,  is progressing. 

Positive Moves for the Broadoak Meadow Walk


With help from Alstom and DF Energy, the companies building the Carrington Power Station, the Positive Partington Partnership (PPP) has been able to fund extra work on the Broadoak Meadow Walk.

Alstom starts search for 2015 intake of graduates and apprentices


International engineering company Alstom has started its search for its next intake of graduates and apprentices to work in its energy and transport divisions.

Alstom to maintain sleeper trains in the UK


Alstom has been awarded a 15-year service contract worth €125 million by Serco
to maintain 75 passenger cars on the "Caledonian Sleeper" trains, one of only two sleeper services in the UK. Alstom has been providing maintenance services for the "Caledonian Sleeper" trains for more than a decade.