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Alstom in Germany

Coradia iLint tests in Germany
Contact Alstom in Germany
Joachimsthaler Straße 12 / Ecke Kurfürstendamm
Phone: +49 (0) 30 330 96 38 0

Alstom is one of the leading suppliers of railway technology in Germany. The company focuses on the production of rail vehicles for mass transit: metros and suburban trains, trams and regional trains. Our trains travel from Schleswig-Holstein to Bavaria. With more than 1,500 regional trains sold, our Coradia train platform has established itself on the market.

Alstom stands for innovation and sustainability: In the state of Lower Saxony, the company develops and builds the world’s first fuel cell powered, completely emission-free regional train in series maturity. Thanks to fuel and emission savings of over 50%, our newly developed hybrid locomotive for shunting operations revolutionizes the freight and internal company transport. Alstom is the only manufacturer of railway technology in Germany to offer maintenance, service and modernization for all mass transit trains and their components for the series of all manufacturers as well as information systems. More than 70% of the high speed trains running in Germany are equipped with ETCS (European Train Control System) from Alstom.

  • Corporate social responsibility

    Alstom Germany assumes its social, diversity and environmental responsibility by focusing on a sustainable corporate strategy along the complete value chain. Our corporate responsibility towards employees, society and the environment is a crucial part of every corporate decision.


    • energy saving lamps in all its locations
    • videoconferencing system to avoid unnecessary travelling


    • support of a wide range of projects on education, culture and social issues
    • co-operation with schools and universities(factory visits at production sites, “Girls’ & Boys‘ Day”)


    • offer of a variety of professional programmes
    • diversity as a main company goal targeting 2020 (signature of ‘Charter of Diversity‘ in Germany)
  • 3,000
  • 6
    main sites
  • 10
    service depots
  • 200
    years of experience

Reference projects in Germany

  • Coradia Lint

    Coradia Lint

    Alstom‘s bestseller since 2000 in operation ; availability higher than 97% per customer fleet ; over 750 Coradia Lint diesel trains in service for DB and private operators in Germany, Denmark,
    the Netherlands and Canada (over 900 trains value of order).

  • Signalling

    More than 90% of the ETCS (European Train System)-equipped high-speed trains; equipment for 176 ICE high speed trains (ICE 1, ICE T and ICE 3 fleets) of DB with Atlas 200 signalling solution for ERTMS (European Rail Traffic Management System).

  • Coradia Continental

    Coradia Continental

    Since 2008 successfully in operation at 7 customers in Germany ; availability higher than 99% per customer fleet ; total fleet performs more than 35 mio. km per year.

  • Coradia Nordic

    Coradia Nordic

    Since 2005, successfully in operation at 7 customers in Sweden; availability higher than 99% per customer fleet.

  • Locomotives


    Alstom‘s hybrid shunting locomotive reduces CO<sub>2</sub> emissions; up to 50%, while pollutant emissions overall are cut by up to 70% ; 14 Prima H3 hybrid locomotives in service for DB, Volkswagen, Audi, InfraLeuna, Metrans and MEG.

On-going projects in Germany

  • Zero-emission train

    Zero-emission train

    Coradia iLint: innovation made in Germany; emission free regional train using hydrogen as the ideal alternative energy source in trial operation in Lower Saxony, Germany, in 2018.

Working at Alstom in Germany 

Alstom is committed to create a diverse & international working environment that reflects the future of our industry, our clients and end-users. As an employee, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to build your career and directly contribute to the expanding growth of the global transport industry.

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