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Alstom appoints Leopoldo Maestu new president and CEO in Spain

Coinciding with the start of the new fiscal year 2020/2021, Alstom has appointed Leopoldo Maestu new President and CEO of Alstom in Spain and Portugal, and a member of the Management Committee of Alstom Europe.

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Alstom’s first Prima electric locomotive delivered to Indian Railways begins operation

The first of the 12000-horsepower, Prima T8 electric locomotives has been put into commercial service by Indian Railways. Built by Alstom and certified by the Ministry of Railways and Commissioner of Railway Safety/RDSO, the electric locomotives – known locally by the designation WAG-12 – are the most powerful locomotives to run on Indian rails. The 2015 contract will see a total of 800 locomotives built for Indian Railways.

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Alstom delivers the 300th Coradia Polyvalent train, produced in Reichshoffen, to France's Occitanie region

Alstom delivered the 300th Coradia Polyvalent train for Régiolis in the Occitanie region on Thursday 7 May. After 6 years of operation, the total delivered fleet of Coradia Polyvalent trains has covered more than 107 million kilometres with a level of reliability and availability in line with the expectations of SNCF Voyageurs and the French Regions.

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Successful year and a half of trial operation of the world's first two hydrogen trains, next project phase begins

Bremervoerde/Germany, 19 May 2020 – After 530 days and more than 180,000 driven kilometres, the successful trial operation of the world's first two hydrogen trains was officially completed at the end of February. Two pre-series trains of Alstom's Coradia iLint model have been in passenger service since September 2018.

Colas rail News

Colas Rail wins a new contract on the Paris metro

Our Urban Tracks Business Unit signed a contract for the southern extension of Line 14 of the Paris metro for RATP.

HITACHI RAIL News

70 NEW TRAMS FOR TURIN CONTRACT GTT - HITACHI RAIL SIGNED TODAY

The first 30 trams to be delivered starting from autumn 2021 Replacement of indoor air and two 2 areas for people with reduced mobility among the main features of the new vehicles. The livery will have the colours of Turin, in consistency with the one of the buses already circulating.

MEDIAWORLD

HS2 launches search for signalling and control systems contractor

The UK’s High Speed 2 (HS2) has commenced the search for a specialist contractor to deliver the signalling and control systems that will help in the operation of the rail service.

Rail Cargo Group News

DIRECTLY FROM PLOIESTI TO BUDAPEST AND MUNICH AND BACK AGAIN

We are strengthening our intermodal network to Munich with our direct connection between Hungary and Romania, and thus significantly shortening transit times between the Terminals.

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