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Alstom’s Taubaté site, in Brazil, receives new project and resumes industrial activities

Alstom announces the opening of a new production line at Taubaté site, focused on the manufacture of stainless steel carshells for the Santiago Metro, in Chile. The adaptation is part of the resumption of industrial activities in this unit, and also... ...

Alstom to start Wi-Fi installation on Pendolino trains

PKP Intercity signed a contract with Alstom for the installation of Wi-Fi devices in Express InterCity Premium (EIP) trains originally manufactured by Alstom. The first Pendolino trains with access to the free wireless internet will be on the tracks... ...

Alstom to supply 5 extra Citadis trams to Bordeaux Metropole

Alstom is to supply 5 additional Citadis trams to Bordeaux Metropole for a total amount of nearly 14 million euros. This order comes in addition to a tranche of 25 trams currently being manufactured on Alstom’s site in La Rochelle. These new... ...

Alstom and Italo sign a contract for five Pendolino EVO trains and 30 years of maintenance

Today, Italo – Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori and Alstom signed a contract worth €330 million for the purchase of five additional Pendolino EVO trains, exercising an option to the contract signed in October 2015. The contract also includes 30... ...

Alstom delivers its two first metro trains for Santo Domingo Line 2B

Alstom delivered the two first out of 6 Metropolis trains for Line 2B of Santo Domingo’s Metro. The train sets are composed of three cars each with wide doors, wide corridors and a low floor for an optimal flow of passengers. In 2015, OPRET (Office... ...

Alstom receives an SNCF order for 100 next-generation very high speed trains

The Board of Directors of SNCF Mobilités has approved a firm order for 100 next-generation Avelia Horizon very high speed trains (TGV) at its meeting on 26 July 2018. This new generation of very high speed trains addresses to ambitious goals in terms... ...

Amsterdam Metro North-South Line enters service with Alstom train control and signalling

Alstom’s Urbalis 400 communications-based train control (CBTC) solution is the train control and signalling system behind the Amsterdam Metro North-South Line, a new line adding ten kilometres to the existing network, which opened on Saturday 21st of... ...

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