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InnoTrans 2018 – Experience the future of mobility live

This year, more than 3,000 exhibitors will be showcasing their products on an area of 200,000 square metres, covering 41 halls and 3,500 metres of rail track at the world’s largest rail transport trade fair in Berlin. 62.3 per cent of the exhibitors... ...

Alstom shareholders approve all submitted resolutions and the proposed combination of Alstom with Siemens’ Mobility business

Alstom’s Special and Combined Shareholders’ Meetings, which took place on 17 July 2018 in Paris, approved all the proposed resolutions. New milestone reached in the proposed combination of Alstom with Siemens Mobility business The shareholders... ...

Coradia iLint hydrogen train receives approval for commercial operation in German railway networks

Alstom’s Coradia iLint, the world’s first hydrogen fuel cell passenger train, has been granted approval by the German Railway Office (EBA) for passenger service in Germany. On 11 July, Gerald Hörster, President of EBA, presented Alstom with the... ...

Fortieth customer for Siemens locomotive

The Rath Group and Siemens have signed a contract for the delivery of three Vectron multisystem (MS) locomotives. The locomotives are planned for freight service and will operate in Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, the Netherlands, Poland... ...

NCTD Board Approves Purchase of New Locomotives to Serve San Diego County

The North County Transit District (NCTD) Board of Directors approved the purchase of five new Siemens locomotives at the June Board meeting. The five locomotives being replaced were originally built between 1975-1992 and were purchased as used by NCTD.... ...

Alstom re-enters the German tram market with 38 Citadis for Frankfurt

Alstom has signed a contract worth around €100 million with Stadtwerke Verkehrsgesellschaft Frankfurt am Main (VGF), the transport operator in Frankfurt, Germany, for the supply of 38 Citadis trams with special adaptations for the German market. The... ...

Siemens Alstom project: Alstom shareholders’ meeting called for July 17 and new milestones reached

New steps have been achieved towards the completion of the proposed combination of Siemens’ mobility business, including its rail traction drive business, with Alstom. In the context of the proposed combination, on 28 May, 2018, the Ministry for... ...

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