Category Archives: EUROPE

Alstom to supply integrated metro system for Taipei Metro Line 7

Alstom together with Taiwanese engineering and contracting services company CTCI has won a contract from Systemwide E&M Project Office Department of Rapid Transit System Taipei City Government (SEMPO) to supply an integrated metro system for Taipei... ...

Alstom to showcase sustainable mobility and digitalisation at InnoTrans 2018

At InnoTrans 2018, the world’s largest trade fair for the railway industry, Alstom will be showcasing innovations that help drive the global transition to more sustainable transportation and which exemplify the digitalisation of the mobility... ...

Alstom inaugurates first new-generation Citadis with innovative charging technology in Nice

Alstom commissioned its new-generation tram Citadis X05, complete with its innovative SRS charging system, for the first time on Saturday 30 June on the Cadam-Magnan section of new tramway line 2 for the Métropole Nice Côte d’Azur. Presided over by... ...

Alstom signs agreement for Lagos Blue Line metro in Nigeria

Alstom has signed a Head of Agreement with Lagos State Government represented by Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) for both Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the Lagos Blue Line metro. The signature took place at the France-Nigeria Business... ...

Trenitalia and Alstom present the first Pop vehicle

The first example of the Trenitalia Pop train was shown today to the press and to the stakeholders at the Alstom site in Savigliano. In July, the first homologation tests on tracks, necessary to the subsequent admission into service, will start. The... ...

Alstom presents first freight locomotive for Azerbaijan

Alstom today presented the first Prima T8 AZ8A electric freight locomotive for Azerbaijan Railways (ADY). The event took place at Alstom’s site in Astana, Kazakhstan, where 40 such locomotives are being manufactured by Alstom joint venture EKZ. The... ...

Alstom to upgrade the on-board train control system on high-speed trains in Switzerland

Alstom has been awarded a contract by SBB, the Swiss Federal Railways, to upgrade the on-board train control systems of its entire Astoro fleet, which represents 19 Pendolino high-speed trains previously delivered by Alstom. This contract is worth... ...

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