Tags: Alstom

Alstom secures £8.8 million contract from c2c for paint and repair of Class 357 fleet in the UK

Contract will see the refresh of 74 four–car Electrostar trains Alstom, the leading train services provider in the UK and Ireland, will carry out the work at their Ilford depot in east London Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has signed a £8.8 million (€10.3 million) contract with passenger operator c2c for the […]

Avelia Stream: Continuous innovation in high-speed rail

From its origins in the 1970s, the versatile Avelia Stream single-deck high-speed train has continuously evolved to meet the needs of the rail market worldwide, with successive generations of trains improved through rigorous attention to ‘return on experience’ and new technologies. Emilie Martefon, RSC Platforms Product Manager, is French and has been living in Italy […]

Alstom completes the first new maintenance depot in Romania designed for electric trains, in the Grivita area in Bucharest

Alstom completes the first new depot in Bucharest built for testing, validation and maintenance of electric rolling stock First inter-regional Coradia Stream EMU is now at the new depot undergoing mandatory tests in view of certification Alstom Grivita Depot, situated in central Bucharest, provides convenient access to rail mainline Alstom, global leader in smart and […]

Alstom will provide new trains for the extension of Line 2 of the Santo Domingo Metro

Alstom, a global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has signed a new contract with Transport Reordering Office (OPRET) to manufacture, supply and put into service eight (8) new Metropolis family trains of three (3) cars each, to serve on Line 2C of the Santo Domingo Metro. The new contract, fully financed with a credit […]

Traxx Universal: Alstom’s locomotive for Europe goes from strength to strength

Alstom’s Traxx™ locomotives for Europe are trending. In 2023, the company signed several major contracts for its third-generation locos, followed by an order in January 2024 from ARF, Romania, with 20 years of associated maintenance services. And there’s more in the pipeline. What’s behind the success? We had a quick chat with Adrian Kurz, Market […]

Alstom to supply 20 additional Movia C30 metro trains for SL in Sweden

Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, and SL have concluded an agreement for an option of 20 additional Movia C30 metro trains on the existing contract. The first agreement, signed in 2013, included an order for 96 metro trains with an option for an additional 80. The contract has been extended, and Alstom […]

Making trains smarter: how Alstom’s components are changing the game

Hidden in the heart of every train lie a certain number of parts vital for rolling stock efficiency. These systems and components, which Alstom designs, manufactures or develops with suppliers using a build-to-print approach, are the result of substantial investment in research and development (R&D) and collaboration with customers, academic organisations and other industry players. […]

Alstom and PKP PLK sign a Maintenance Agreement of railway traffic control systems and devices

Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has signed a Central Service Agreement with PKP Polskie Linie Kolejowe S.A, managing the Polish national railway network. The contract aims to offer post-warranty maintenance for railway traffic control devices and computer systems produced by Alstom. This includes Alstom’s railway traffic control systems, track vacancy system (SOL) […]