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Alstom’s Regiolis: excellent reliability marks the first end of warranty


Alstom has just reached a new milestone with the signature of the first end of general warranty of a Regiolis (Coradia Polyvalent) trainset, two years after the first deliveries. In addition to this important step in the project, which confirms the reliability and the availability of the trains, Regiolis is celebrating over 10 million kilometres covered in commercial service.

Alstom accompanies its customers, and football fans, to Euro 2016


On board the SNCF Euroduplex trains, just like on the RATP metro in Paris or the Coradia trains of the French regions, flags and sweatshirts bearing the names of famous idols are in full flower. 

Riyadh Metro completes tunneling excavation works for Green line


ArRiyadh Development Authority (ADA) has today completed the end of Tunnel Excavation works for Line 5 (Green Line), one of the three lines being constructed by FAST Consortium.

Alstom’s integrated tramway system starts operation in Rio a few months before the Olympics


Alstom celebrated, with VLT Carioca concession company  and the city of Rio de Janeiro, the start of operations of its first tramway line, on time for the summer Olympic Games. 

Alstom wins maintenance contract for 25 new TransPennine Express trains


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth €40 million by TransPennine Express – the intercity rail operator for the North of England and Scotland – to maintain two fleets of 25 brand new five-car trains from their entry into commercial service in 2019 to 2024, with an option for two additional years. 

Olivier Baril, Alstom’s sourcing VP, nominated new Chairman of Railsponsible


Alstom is engaged to ensure responsible supply chain practices along rail transport value chain.

The design of Ile de France’s future metro is unveiled


The design and internal layout of the future trainsets of the rubber-tyred metro MP14, scheduled to enter circulation in Ile-de-France from 2019 were unveiled at Alstom headquarters. 

Alstom to supply traction and modernise trainsets on Shanghai metro line 5 in China


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth €46 million by Shanghai Shentong to modernise 68 metro cars in service on the Shanghai metro line 5 and to supply traction and train control management systems for 198 new metro cars due to circulate on the existing line and its extension,

Expanding its service activities, Alstom invests in a new site in the North-West of England, UK


Alstom has been granted planning permission by Halton Borough Council to acquire 30 acres of land, for the construction of a new Technology Centre at Widnes in the Liverpool area.

Alstom achieves homologation of Coradia Lint in Poland


Alstom has received the homologation for its Coradia Lint 41 regional train to operate on the rail network of Poland.