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Alstom completes delivery of eight X’trapolis trains for Melbourne

Metro001Alstom has delivered the last batch of eight X’Trapolis trainsets to Australia’s Public Transport Victoria (PTV) for the Melbourne suburban train network ahead of the schedule. Continue reading Alstom completes delivery of eight X’trapolis trains for Melbourne

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Alstom to deliver Citadis trams for Shanghai Songjiang Tramway in China

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Shanghai Alstom Transport (SATCO) has received a $76 million contract from Shanghai Songjiang Tramway Investment and Operation to deliver 30 Citadis trams for the two first tramway lines of Songjiang, one of the suburban districts of Shanghai. SATCO is a joint venture between Alstom and Shanghai Rail Traffic Equipment Development (SRTED). Songjiang district is set to build six tramway lines that will cover a total of 800km by 2020 and the two first lines, T1 and T2, will cover a total distance of 3km connecting 42 stations. Continue reading Alstom to deliver Citadis trams for Shanghai Songjiang Tramway in China

Alstom to build the first ultra-supercritical lignite-fired power plant in Thailand

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Alstom, in consortium with Marubeni Corporation, has signed an agreement with the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) to supply and build the new unit at Mae Moh power plant. The total amount of the contract is $1 billion in total, with Alstom’s share of the contract worth approximately $561 million. The contract will be carried out on an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) basis. This new unit will replace existing units 4-7 and will make Mae Moh the first lignite-fired power plant in Asia operating with ultra-supercritical conditions. Upon its completion in 2018, the unit will produce 600 MW of electricity with the highest environmental performance and with atmospheric emissions reduced to meet the most stringent regulations. Continue reading Alstom to build the first ultra-supercritical lignite-fired power plant in Thailand

Alstom to deliver to Sydney Citadis X05, the latest evolution of its tram range

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The ALTRAC consortium, of which Alstom is part, announced that the contract for the new Sydney tramway line awarded by the State’s public transport authority, Transport for New South Wales, has come into force. The financing of the $1.5 billion project, awarded on 17 December 2014, has been secured via a public-private partnership (PPP). Commercial service is expected to start in early 2019. Continue reading Alstom to deliver to Sydney Citadis X05, the latest evolution of its tram range

Alstom to deliver signalling and electrification solutions for India’s Kochi Metro Rail

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French rail manufacturer Alstom has secured two contracts worth more than €65m from India’s Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to deliver signalling, telecom and electrification solutions for the new Kochi metro line in Kerala, India. Continue reading Alstom to deliver signalling and electrification solutions for India’s Kochi Metro Rail