Tags: Alstom

Alstom and Polo Mercitalia (FS Group) sign an agreement for the supply of an additional 20 Traxx DC3 electric locomotives

Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, will supply the leading national railway operator, Polo Mercitalia (Gruppo Ferrovie dello Stato), with 20 new generation Traxx DC3 electric locomotives, named E.494 in Italy. The delivery of these new units is scheduled to start early 2024 and will be completed during that year. These are 20 […]

Alstom opens new Engineering and Innovation centre in Portugal

The new facilities include signalling labs, engineering offices, a warehouse and a component repair area Additionally, Alstom will collaborate with the Technical University of Porto, in the organization of a master’s degree focused on smart and sustainable mobility Alstom, a global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has just opened a new Engineering and Innovation […]

World premiere: 14 Coradia iLint to start passenger service on first 100% hydrogen operated route

Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, is proud to announce that the world’s first hydrogen train, the Coradia iLint, reached another historical milestone today in Bremervörde, Lower Saxony, Germany. It is now used on the world premiere 100% hydrogen train route, in passenger operation. This regional train only emits steam and condensed water […]

Alstom’s first six-car C-Series train for METRONET leaves Bellevue for dynamic testing

The first Western Australian made C-series railcar from Alstom has now completed high-voltage static testing in Bellevue Scheduled to transfer from Alstom’s High-Voltage Testing Facility and make its way to the Nowergup depot for mid-September Built in Western Australia, by Western Australians – the completion of the first railcar will see the ramp-up of railcar […]

Alstom to install APS, its catenary-free solution on Barcelona’s light rail connection – Diagonal tramway line

Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has been awarded, by the Barcelona Metropolitan Transport Authority (ATM – Autoritat del Transport Metroplità), a contract for the electrification of the first phase of the Barcelona tram network connection, connecting the two existing tramway lines, with Alstom’s APS ground-based dynamic feeding system. APS preserves the beauty […]

Alstom is granted homologation for the use of the ELS-96 wheel detector system on railway lines in Poland

Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has been granted, by PKP PLK S.A., the approval for using the ELS-96 wheel detector system on main railway routes in Poland. The certification procedure lasted over two years and required a specific process involving 9-month long field tests. The system is compliant with the technical specifications […]

Alstom announces new contract for expansion of Rio de Janeiro’s tramway

Expansion of the system in Rio de Janeiro will increase sustainable mobility in the capital and pave the way for future expansions Alstom signed a contract for the 700-metre double-track expansion of the VLT (tramway) system in Rio de Janeiro, which will offer an integrated terminal connection to a new Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system […]

Alstom’s Trápaga site in Spain to supply propulsion for 25 high-speed trains for Sweden

Alstom’s industrial centre in Trápaga, Spain, will be in charge of supplying the propulsion system for the new Zefiro Express high-speed trains, which Alstom will supply to Sweden’s national operator SJ. This project is part of the contract awarded to Alstom to supply 25 Zefiro Express electric high-speed trains, with an option of 15 additional […]

Alstom to supply 20 new Traxx DC3 locomotives for GTS Rail

Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has signed an agreement with GTS Rail, a Bari-based company that operates in intermodal rail freight transport, for the supply of 20 Traxx DC3 electric locomotives, named E.494 in Italy. The first locomotives will be delivered from the beginning of 2024. This new order brings the number […]

Alstom named Green Champion by Agoria, the Belgian federation of technology companies

Alstom is one of nine Green Champions showcased by Agoria More than 600 engineers in Belgium, 40% working in R&D, developing solutions that will pave the way to carbon-free mobility Three eloquent examples: automatic train operation, energy efficiency and zero-emissions trains Alstom, world leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has been voted a Green Champion […]