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Alstom and NTL carry out the first test on the tracks of the Ayacucho tramway line


Alstom and NTL  successfully tested the first tram on the tracks of the Ayacucho tramway line in Medellin, Colombia. 

Alstom completes work on Nottingham tram extension


Alstom and JV partner Taylor Woodrow completed work on the Nottingham Express Transit (NET) extension allowing millions of Nottingham commuters to have comfortable and eco-friendly journeys into and out of the city.

Alstom to supply 8 additional Coradia Polyvalent to the Midi-Pyrénées region


Alstom will supply 8 additional Régiolis (Coradia Polyvalent) to the Midi-Pyrénées region for a total of approximately 46 million euros, following an initial order for 25 Régiolis placed by the region in 2009.

French Ambassador in Astana welcomes ex-Alstom employee in Bayterek as she completes bike trip from Europe to Astana


On 3 August Mr. Francis ETIENNE, French Ambassador in Kazakhstan, welcomed an ex-Alstom employee, Pauline de La Marnierre, in Bayterek  as she completed her adventurous journey from Europe to Astana, linking the capitals of EXPO and wrapping up Europe and Asia in one bike trip.

Alstom to extend the Constantine Tramway


Alstom, together with its three consortium partners , will extend the Constantine area Tramway by 10 kilometres. Alstom's share of the contract, awarded by EMA (Entreprise Metro d'Alger, Algeria's public transport operator), amounts to around €80 million. The completion of the extension is scheduled for 3 years from now.

Alstom to deliver 17 Coradia Polyvalent trains to SNTF


Alstom has signed a contract with Algeria's Société Nationale des Transports Ferroviaires (SNTF) to supply 17 Coradia Polyvalent inter-city trains. The contract is worth around 200 million euros. The first train will be delivered in January 2018.

Alstom’s new computer-based interlocking system now operating in Italy


Alstom’s new remotely controllable computer-based interlocking system, which was produced for Rete Ferroviaria Italiana, has now been activated at Bari Parco Nord.

Alstom delivered the first Citadis tram to Rio de Janeiro


Alstom’s first Citadis tram for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, arrived at Rio after 20 days of transit from Alstom’s facility in La Rochelle, France where four more others are being produced. 

Alstom and Bombardier deliver the 100th MI09 trainset to STIF and RATP


Alstom, Bombardier, RATP and STIF celebrated, at the Alstom site of Valenciennes Petite-Forêt, the departure from the factory of the 100th MI09 duplex train destined for Line A of the RER network in Paris. 

Alstom’s JV GIBELA: preparing to produce trains in South Africa, for South Africa


Alstom’s JV Gibela  has announced at Africa Rail 2015  that construction of the new train manufacturing site at Dunnottar, Gauteng will begin in the third quarter of 2015.