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SNCF Mobilités order further Coradia trains

Rail industry news / 5 April 2017 /

In a deal worth approximately €250 million, Alstom is to supply SNCF Mobilités with 30 trains from its Coradia platform.

PTV orders 9 additional X’Trapolis trainsets for Melbourne suburban rail network

Rail industry news / 21 February 2017 /

Public Transport Victoria (PTV) has signed a contract with Alstom for the supply of nine additional X’Trapolis trainsets for the Melbourne suburban rail network.

Coradia Liner trains enter service on Paris-Troyes-Belfort Intercity line

Rail industry news / 8 February 2017 /

The first Alstom Coradia Liner V160 train has entered commercial service on the Paris-Troyes-Belfort Intercity line in France.

SNCF selects consortium to supply 255 trains for Île-de-France network

Rail industry news / 11 January 2017 /

French National Railways (SNCF) has selected an Alstom-Bombardier consortium to replace trains on lines D and E of the Île-de-France network.

Alstom to acquire connectivity solutions provider Nomad Digital

Rail industry news / 22 December 2016 /

Alstom has announced plans to acquire on-board passenger and fleet connectivity solutions provider Nomad Digital in a bid to develop the ‘Digital Train’.

First NTV Pendolino Italo car revealed

Rail industry news / 20 December 2016 /

High-speed operator NTV together with Alstom unveiled the first car of the Pendolino Italo a year after the contract signing and design presentation.

Alstom begins delivery of 30 Coradia regional trains to Skånetrafiken

Rail industry news / 7 December 2016 /

Alstom has begun delivering 30 additional Coradia Electric Multiple Units to Swedish regional public transportation authority and operator Skånetrafiken.

DB Regio orders 24 Coradia Continental EMUs for southern Germany

Rail industry news / 31 October 2016 /

DB Regio has awarded a €130 million contract to Alstom for the supply of 24 Coradia Continental regional trains for Southern Germany.

Deutsche Bahn takes delivery of five Prima H3 hybrid locomotives

Rail industry news / 18 October 2016 /

Five Prima H3 hybrid locomotives have been presented to Deutsche Bahn during a ceremony at Alstom’s Stendal site in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Alstom presents Coradia Polyvalent regional train for ERTMS Level2 testing in Romania

Rail industry news / 13 October 2016 /

Alstom has unveiled the Coradia Polyvalent regional train at the Northern Railway Station in Bucharest during the Railway Pro Investment Summit event.

Construction begins on new rail technology centre in North West England

Rail industry news / 10 October 2016 /

Alstom has begun construction work on its new rail technology centre and training academy in Widnes, North West England.

ETCS level 2 baseline 3 application successfully tested in Denmark

Rail industry news / 27 September 2016 /

Alstom and Danish infrastructure owner Banedanmark have achieved a world first by successfully testing an ETCS (European Train Control System) level 2 baseline 3 application.