Category Archives: SubSystems

Alstom and Forsee Power announce collaboration to supply batteries for Aptis electric buses

Alstom has selected the French battery manufacturer Forsee Power to equip the Aptis electric buses, scheduled for series delivery from 2019 onwards. The vehicles will be equipped with NMC (Nickel Manganese Cobalt Oxide) Li-ion battery technology as a... ...

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... ...

Alstom awarded long term rolling stock and signalling maintenance contract for Sydney Metro

Alstom has been awarded a 15-year maintenance contract by Metro Trains Sydney (MTS) for the maintenance of the 36km-long Sydney Metro Northwest railway. The contract includes the maintenance of Alstom’s 22 six-car Metropolis train sets, Australia’s... ...

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 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... ...

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