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Alstom confirms plans to bring hydrogen trains to the UK

Alstom today confirms plans to bring its world leading hydrogen technology to trains in the UK. This is the first substantive industry response to the Government’s challenge to remove diesel rolling stock by 2040. The company is working with... ...

Alstom wins maintenance contract for Caledonian Sleeper Class 92 locomotives from Wembley depot

Alstom has been chosen to provide maintenance support for the Class 92 locomotives that pull the carriages of the Caledonian Sleeper service. The locomotives will be maintained at the Alstom Wembley Depot for the next twelve years starting this year,... ...

Alstom put into service the first 1,500V Hesop advanced reversible substation for Yellow Line of Milan Underground

Alstom put into service its innovative Hesop reversible substation for the Yellow Line of MM, Milan Underground. This is the first Hesop 1,500V 4MW. This will help make ATM (Azienda Trasporti Milanesi), Milan’s subway operator, more energy efficient... ...

Virgin and Hyperloop One Announce Global Strategic Partnership

On 12 October 2017 the Virgin Group and Hyperloop One announced that they will be entering into a global strategic partnership focused on passenger and mixed-use cargo service. Virgin Group have invested an undisclosed amount in Hyperloop One and, as... ...

Alstom opens the UK’s largest and most sophisticated new centre for train modernisation, in Widnes

Alstom opens the UK’s largest and most sophisticated new centre for train modernisation, in Widnes :Alstom today opens the biggest and most sophisticated centre for train modernisation ever in the UK. In a major boost to the rail industry in the... ...

Alstom to celebrate 175 years of Manchester Longsight depot

Alstom to celebrate 175 years of Manchester Longsight depot :Alstom has announced a series of activities to celebrate 175 years of railway history in Manchester Longsight depot. The main anniversary event will be a special reception at the Museum of... ...

Alstom presents its new CLever cantilever for the UK rail network at Railtex

Alstom presents its new CLever cantilever for the UK rail network at Railtex :Alstom today announced the launch of its new CLever cantilever for the UK rail network at Railtex, the international exhibition of rail equipment, systems and services in... ...

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