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100th Indian Prima
100th Indian Prima

On 30 April 2021, Alstom announced that it has delivered the 100th Prima locomotive to Indian Railways.

All Moroccan PRIMAs Now Maintained By Alstom
All Moroccan PRIMAs Now Maintained By Alstom

On 18 March 2021, ONCF and MALOCO signed a contract to maintain a second batch of Class E-1400 electric locomotives. 

Alpha Trains Upgrades 77 Locomotives To ETCS Baseline 3 Release 2
Alpha Trains Upgrades 77 Locomotives To ETCS Baseline 3 Release 2

77 locomotives belonging to Alpha Trains will be upgraded to ETCS Baseline 3 Release 2.

RSSB 2021
New EMUs For Renfe Cercanías
New EMUs For Renfe Cercanías

On 8 March 2021, following ratification at a meeting of Renfe's administrative council, the operator announced that it will order 211 high-capacity EMUs for Cercanías, the commuter rail systems of Spain's major metropolitan areas.

First Order Of Hydrogen Trains In France
First Order Of Hydrogen Trains In France

On 8 April 2021, acting on behalf of the four regions, SNCF Voyageurs has placed an order worth almost 190 million EUR with Alstom for the 12 Coradia Polyvalent/Régiolis dual mode electric-hydrogen (EHMU) trains plus two optional ones.

New Double-Deck EMUs For LNVG
New Double-Deck EMUs For LNVG

On 25 February 2021, the Niedersachsen Land announced that it had selected Alstom as the supplier of 34 double-deck Coradia Stream HC EMUs.

TMH 2021
Keolis Wins Contract To Operate Dubai’s Driverless Metro And Tram Networks
Keolis Wins Contract To Operate Dubai’s Driverless Metro And Tram Networks

Keolis and its partners were selected as the successful bidders for a nine-year contract, with a possible six-year extension (2x three years), to operate and maintain the Dubai’s metro and tram networks from September 2021.

Alstom Acquired Shunter
Alstom Acquired Shunter

The title of this article does not mean that Alstom bought a shunting locomotive... Because Alstom acquired a Dutch maintenance company Shunter.

RATP Modernises RER Line B EMUs
RATP Modernises RER Line B EMUs

The 80 km, 47-station Line B faces problems with the punctuality of trains, and the new Class MI20 trains are not the only step to improve its performance.

Škoda 2021
Alstom Disputes Over The New EMUs For The RER B Line In Paris
Alstom Disputes Over The New EMUs For The RER B Line In Paris

In early this year, we witnessed extensive disputes over the contract for new trains to be ordered for the Line RER B in Paris.

Dubai Route 2020 Metro Line’s Second Month Of Regular Service
Dubai Route 2020 Metro Line’s Second Month Of Regular Service

On 1 January 2021, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority started regular service on the Dubai Metro Route 2020.

Norway’s 2020 ERTMS Progress (2)
Norway’s 2020 ERTMS Progress (2)

In this article we continue to describe the progress in ambitious Norway’s plan to completely switch over from the various Class B interlocking and signalling systems including national ATP to the fully digital infrastructure based on ERTMS.

Norway’s 2020 ERTMS Progress (1)
Norway’s 2020 ERTMS Progress (1)

In December 2019 we informed about the ambitious Norway’s plan to completely switch over from the various Class B interlocking and signalling systems including national ATP to the fully digital infrastructure based on ERTMS. Here is an overview of the 2020 progress.

Alstom: Completion Of The Acquisition Of Bombardier Transportation
Alstom: Completion Of The Acquisition Of Bombardier Transportation

On 29 January 2021, Alstom announced completion of the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation.

First FS Pendolino In Greece
First FS Pendolino In Greece

On 20 January 2021, the first Class ETR 470 Pendolino upgraded by Alstom has arrived in Thessaloniki, marking the arrival of high-speed trains in Greece.

CZ LOKO 2021