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Alstom at UITP 2015 Launch of two major innovations in the field of urban transport

27/04/2015

Alstom will launch at UITP  2015 to be held in Milan (Italy) from 8 to 10 June, two major innovations in the field of urban transport: an integrated tramway solution and the extension of electrical power supply for trams as well as for other modes of transport.

Alstom and EVN inaugurate the first gas turbine reconditioning workshop in Vietnam

24/04/2015

Alstom and Vietnam Electricity (EVN) officially inaugurated a state-of-the-art gas turbine reconditioning workshop, located in the Phu My district, in presence of Mr Hoang Trung Hai, Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam, Mr Duong Quang Thanh, Chairman of the Members Council of EVN and Michael Rechsteiner, Senior Vice President Thermal Services at Alstom. It is the first reconditioning workshop in Vietnam and the first for Alstom's network in Asia.

Alstom to deliver 25 additional “Jazz” regional trains to Trenitalia

23/04/2015

Alstom has been awarded two contracts worth around €170* million by Trenitalia, the Italian national train operator, for the supply of 25 additional "Jazz" regional trains.

Alstom to refurbish equipment at the Riga hydropower plant in Latvia

22/04/2015

Alstom has been awarded by Latvenergo, the leading power company in Latvia, a contract worth over €100 million to refurbish 6 x 69 MW Kaplan units for the Riga hydropower plant, located on the 1,020 km long Daugava river in Latvia.

Alstom Citadis tram technology debuts in China

09/04/2015

The joint venture of Alstom and Shanghai Rail Traffic Equipment Development Co., Ltd. (SRTED) - Shanghai Alstom Transport Co. (SATCO) - has been awarded a contract worth about €72 million by Shanghai Songjiang Tramway Investment and Operation Co. Ltd to provide 30 Citadis trams for the two first tramway lines of Songjiang, one of the suburban districts of Shanghai. This is the first tramway project with Alstom Citadis technology in China.

Alstom to supply 12 steam turbine generators for power plants in Thailand

09/04/2015

Alstom has been awarded by Toyo Engineering Corporation a contract worth about €65 million  to supply 12 units of 35MW to 45MW Geared Reaction steam Turbine (GRT) generators, its auxiliaries as well as the condensers to 12 different power plants to Gulf MP Company Limited, in Thailand.

Alstom Coradia Lint commuter trains start commercial service in Ottawa

12/03/2015

On 2 March 2015, the Alstom Coradia Lint trains delivered to OC Transpo entered into service on the 8-kilometre light rail O-Train Trillium Line in Ottawa, Canada. In 2012, OC Transpo, the urban transit service for the City of Ottawa, entrusted Alstom with the supply of six Coradia Lint diesel multiple-units (DMU). The DMUs' robust passenger capacity and flexibility will help meet growing ridership and demand from passengers on the expanded O-Train Trillium Line.

Alstom’s GT13E2 fleet passes 10 million fired hours

10/03/2015

Alstom’s GT13E2 E-Class gas turbine  achieved a significant milestone by accumulating more than 10 million fired hours.

Alstom will highlight its progress in serving the Offshore Wind Market during EWEA event in Copenhagen

10/03/2015

Alstom will participate to the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) annual event to be held on 10-12 March 2015 in Copenhagen (Hall E).  The company will explain how its offshore wind technology business is rapidly expanding in order to meet today’s sustainable energy needs, demonstrating its ability to play a major role in the Offshore Wind industry.

Alstom announces a major milestone for Deepwater’s Block Island Offshore Wind Project

09/03/2015

Alstom announced it has received formal notice to proceed (NTP) from developers of the Deepwater Wind project, which will feature five Alstom Haliade 150 6-MW offshore wind turbines and is poised to become America’s first commercial offshore wind farm.