ALSTOM will supply ERTMS Level 2 signaling equipment for
Belgian high-speed lines
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The contract concerns two new high-speed lines, each 30
kilometers long, one from the Antwerp region to the Netherlands
and the other from the Liege region to Germany. ALSTOM will
manage the project and supply ERTMS Level 2 equipment piloted by
interlocking technology from its SMARTLOCK range.
The other members of the consortium are Siemens, which will
supply ERTMS Level 1 equipment, and a group of companies
responsible for the installation of equipment.
ERTMS stands for European Rail Traffic Management System, the
standard for cross-border railway interoperability.
With more than 35 product lines and a presence in more than
60 countries, ALSTOM's Transport sector offers complete
products and services for new rolling stock, signaling and
electrical and mecanical infrastructure as well as maintenance
and rehabilitation services to four distinct types of
customers: urban transit authorities and operators; intercity
passenger rail operators and rolling stock owners; rail freight
operators; and intercity railway infrastructure owners.
ALSTOM's Transport sector, with sales of
5.1 billion in financial year 2002-2003, is among
the world's leading suppliers to the railway industry.
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