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Alstom will supply its ERTMS level 2 signalling solution to equip 449 SNCB trains


Alstom has secured a contract worth 70 million Euros  to supply ATLAS 200 on-board signalling equipment to the Belgian operator SNCB-NMBS  for 449 trains in commercial service. 

Alstom inaugurates a new control room to maintain regional trains in its Sesto San Giovanni in Italy


Alstom inaugurates today a new control room to maintain regional trains at Alstom Transport’s site in Sesto San Giovanni.

Alstom to develop a new emission-free train for passengers in Germany


Alstom signed Letter of Intents with Landers of Lower Saxony, North Rhine-Westphalia, Baden-Württemberg, and the Public Transportation Authorities of Hesse, to supply a new generation of emission-free train equipped with fuel cell drive. The development of this passenger train is partly financed by the German Federal Ministry of Transportation. Two prototypes will be tested in 2018.

Alstom presents its latest innovations to anticipate the future of mobility at Innotrans, the world’s biggest railway trade fair


During the show, Alstom highlights three axes which are key for customers and to which Alstom brings real and unique value: enhanced passenger experience, a commitment to reduce lifecycle costs and proximity to customers. 

A new generation of shunting locomotives featuring hybrid technology is launched


Deutsche Bahn AG and Alstom unveiled the first of a new generation of H3 hybrid shunting locomotives at InnoTrans 2014, the leading trade fair for transport technology, in Berlin. 

Alstom and TMH to support Russian Railways in lean manufacturing implementation


Alstom and its Russian partner Transmashholding signed with Russian Railways (RZD), the national railway company, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) concerning production systems development with the use of lean manufacturing technology.

Alstom to equip Deutsche Bahn ICE trains with its ERTMS signalling solution


Alstom was awarded a contract by Deutsche Bahn (DB) worth around €23 million to equip 40 first-generation ICE high speed trains with Atlas 200, its ETCS/ERTMS Level 2 signalling solution. The contract includes also a software maintenance contract over six years and an option to equip 19 other trains. 

With Fer de France, Alstom makes a commitment to « Made in France »


Fer de France is an association whose mission is to unite all the actors of the French rail industry. Directed by Pierre Mongin (President of RATP), it gathers together industrials such as Alstom, operators, infrastructure managers, engineers… 

Augmented reality: an innovative training solution


In the frame of its Service activities, Alstom offers its customers innovative tools, in particular driving simulators and a 3D room. Another example of these innovative training systems is reality enhanced by an iPad. 

NTL, a complementary partner


Alstom is exhibiting its partners on its stand. Among them is NTL, the tram on tyres company belonging to Translohr.