Category Archives: ASIA

Concept Designs for Malaysian High Speed Rail Stations Unveiled

MyHSR Corporation presented the architectural concept designs for all seven Malaysian Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) stations at an event held on 17 October 2017. The stations were officially unveiled by Prime Minister Najib Razak... ...

Alstom commences production at India’s first electric locomotive manufacturing facility

Alstom today successfully commenced production at its greenfield electric locomotive manufacturing facility in India. Located at Madhepura, in the state of Bihar, it is Alstom’s first electric locomotive manufacturing facility in the country, set to... ...

Alstom presented first passenger locomotive for Azerbaijan

Alstom presented its first Prima M4 passenger locomotive for Azerbaijan Railways (ADY) today in Belfort, France. Ten Prima M4 (AZ4A) passenger locomotives are being manufactured on this site as part of a contract awarded by ADY in 2014. “We are very... ...

Alstom to supply traction system to Chengdu metro Line 5 in China

Alstom has been awarded a contract by Chengdu Metro Corp. Ltd. to supply the traction systems for 496 metro cars to circulate on Line 5, the city’s new metro line. The contract is worth approximately €57 million. The line is expected to start... ...

Fare Collection Discussions to be Conducted for Kuala Lumpur – Singapore High Speed Rail

MyHSR Corporation of Malaysia and the Land Transport Authority of Singapore (LTA) issued a joint statement on 19 September 2017, inviting companies specialising in Ticketing and Fare Collection to share the latest ticketing technology and developments... ...

India, Mumbai – Ahmedabad HSR Corridor Foundation Stone to be Laid

On 14 September 2017 India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Sabarmati railway station in Ahmedabad, where they will lay the foundation stone of the Mumbai – Ahmedabad High Speed Rail (HSR)... ...

Alstom inaugurates Lucknow Metro in India

Alstom today inaugurated Lucknow Metro – the first project for the company in Uttar Pradesh. The Alstom-built metros are designed in Bengaluru and manufactured at Sri City and Coimbatore, supporting the Government’s ‘Make in India’... ...

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