Category Archives: High-speed train

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 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 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... ...

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 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... ...

Alstom to supply 54 additional Coradia Stream “Pop” regional trains to Trenitalia

Alstom has been awarded four contracts totalling around €330 million by Trenitalia, the Italian national train operator, for the supply of 54 Coradia Stream regional trains. The trains are destined for the Italian regions of Abruzzo (4 trains),... ...

Alstom reinforces its digital offering with the acquisition of 21net, expert in onboard internet

Alstom has signed a purchase agreement for the acquisition of 21net, from the Innovacom fund and other investors. 21net is a provider of on-board Internet and passenger infotainment for the railway industry. Its on-board connectivity solution is based... ...

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