Alpha Trains and Stadler sign Full-Service agreement for the maintenance of EURO9000 locomotives
The contract covers the complete maintenance of all EURO9000 locomotives recently ordered by Alpha Trains for a minimum period of 10 years as from delivery of the locomotives.F.l.t.r.: Andreas Näf, Head of Sales Stadler Service AG and Vincent Pouyet, Managing Director Locomotives at Alpha Trains
The scope of service includes preventive, corrective and heavy maintenance to guarantee the highest service standards to Alpha Trains’ customers across Europe.
This milestone agreement further strengthens the collaborative efforts of both companies to enhance sustainable and efficient transportation solutions across Europe. In 2023 Alpha Trains announced its first order for the purchase of 12 of this latest generation of six-axle hybrid multi-system locomotives. Delivery is scheduled for 2025 and 2026.
The strategic collaboration between Alpha Trains and Stadler underscores their longstanding and successful partnership and at the same time emphasizes their commitment to providing customers with a reliable and efficient fleet of EURO9000 locomotives across Europe.
Guus de Boer, Commercial Director at Alpha Trains Locomotives about this partnership: “Stadler's extensive service network, excellent maintenance track record and shared values have led us to this agreement, which will enable Alpha Trains to provide best of class customer service for the latest purchased Stadler EURO9000 locomotives.”
Christian Mayer, Senior Sales Manager, at Stadler Service AG commented: “We are very pleased that we were able to collaborate with Alpha Trains as a well-known customer for the Full Service of the EURO9000 locomotives. With our flexible and innovative maintenance concepts, we ensure the highest level of availability and thereby create an advantageous starting position for Alpha Trains' customers to be successful in the market. With our established service network and the mobile Stadler teams, we can provide holistic support throughout the DACHINLB region.”
Alpha Trains provides attractive leasing products and state-of-the-art locomotives which contribute to enable and increase the modal shift of freight from road to rail. This cooperation with Stadler is an example of the common vision of both companies to contribute to a more sustainable and efficient future for European transport.