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Alstom awarded a frame contract to supply 150 regional trains in Italy


Alstom will provide Trenitalia, the Italian national operator, with 150 new medium-capacity regional trains within a frame contract worth about €900 million.

Chengdu metro Line 3 in China, with Alstom traction systems enters revenue service


The Chengdu metro line 3 phase one, on which 144 metro cars equipped with Alstom’s traction systems circulate on, entered revenue service on July 31st.

Alstom to supply new Metropolis trainsets and cars for Lima Metro Line 1


Alstom has signed a contract worth around €200 million with Graña y Montero Ferrovias to supply 120 Metropolis cars (20 trainsets) for the line 1 of Lima Metro as well as 19 new cars to complete the existing trainsets  already in service on the same line.

Alstom sets a new high-speed record in Kazakhstan with its KZ4AT locomotive


Alstom sets a high-speed record in Kazakhstan reaching 200 km/h while conducting tests on its KZ4AT passenger locomotive on the Moiynty-Kiik line South East of Astana. 

Alstom to supply 79 Intercity trains to NS in the Netherlands


Alstom has been awarded a contract worth over €800 million to supply 79 Intercity New Generation trains to NS in the Netherlands.The trains which can reach a maximum speed of 200 km/h will be delivered from January 2020 on. 

First quarter 2016/17: Alstom continues its organic growth


Over the first quarter 2016/17 (from 1 April to 30 June 2016), Alstom booked €0.9 billion of orders, compared to €2 billion over the same period last year. Sales, at €1.7 billion, were up 7% organically over the first quarter 2016/17.

Alstom to further maintain Class 180 trains in the UK


Alstom has been chosen to provide maintenance support for the Class 180 trains operated by Grand Central Railway Company Limited for the next ten years

Alstom wins Pendolino painting contract in the UK


Alstom was awarded a contract worth €28 million to undertake re-painting work on the Pendolino fleet, owned by Angel Trains, which comprises 56 Class 390 ‘tilting’ trains currently used by Virgin Trains on the West Coast Main Line.

Alstom Shareholders’ Meeting


The Alstom Combined Shareholders’ Meeting, which convened today, approved all resolutions with the exception of resolutions 7, 15, and 18 to 25.