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RegioJet Pool rents its TRAXX abroad
RegioJet Pool rents its TRAXX abroad

Although the RegioJet group is not planning to launch the locomotive pool service in its full planned scope until autumn 2024, after the delivery of another thirteen TRAXX3 MS locomotives, renting of locomotives to external customers is already increasing.

New Lovosice - Zeebrugge intermodal line
New Lovosice - Zeebrugge intermodal line

On 11 September 2023, new Lovosice - Zeebrugge intermodal line was launched.

Utsunomia opens new tram line, the first in Japan in 75 years
Utsunomia opens new tram line, the first in Japan in 75 years

On 26 August 2023, a new tram line was inaugurated in Utsunomia. It is the first new tram system in the country since 1948. The service is provided by 51 three-section, 29.52 m long, bi-directional articulated HU300 'Lightline' trams.

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TRAXXes for PCC Intermodal
TRAXXes for PCC Intermodal

There is another one operator for the TRAXX3 MS locomotives and the first one based in Poland.

WLB's Class TW500 In Passenger Service
WLB's Class TW500 In Passenger Service

On 20 December 2018, WLB (Wiener Lokalbahnen) awarded Bombardier Transportation an order for 18 Type TW500 FLEXITY LRVs for Badner Bahn, the first of which entered service in late December 2022.

RegioJet Pool
Bisons For RegioJet?
Bisons For RegioJet?

On 14 December 2022, RegioJet received its newest TRAXX3 MS locomotives, in this case the last three, 388.216 - 218, of the present batch.

Another TRAXX3 Locomotives For RegioJet and ČD Cargo
Another TRAXX3 Locomotives For RegioJet and ČD Cargo

On 14 and 15 December 2022, RegioJet and ČD Cargo received its newest TRAXX3 MS locomotives.

InnoTrans 2022 (23)
InnoTrans 2022 (23)

TRAXX3 MS 188 060 was the only exhibited locomotive by Alstom - now also representing the production of Bombardier Transportation (BT), from whose development this one originates.

New GTR Fleet Service Contract
New GTR Fleet Service Contract

On 18 October 2022, Alstom announced that it has signed a new contract with Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) for a services contract worth around 300 million EUR.

Iryo Tickets On Sale
Iryo Tickets On Sale

Tickets for Iryo's open access service between Madrid, Zaragoza and Barcelona went on sale on 18 September, with an anticipated launch date of 25 November 2022.

Alstom To Produce TRAXX Africa Bodyshells
  • updated 17th Sep 2022 22:33
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Alstom To Produce TRAXX Africa Bodyshells

On 13 September 2022, Alstom announced that it has expanded its manufacturing capabilities in South Africa through the acquisition of assets for the manufacturing of bodyshells from TMH Africa.

More VLocity DMUs For Victoria
More VLocity DMUs For Victoria

On 8 September 2022, the Department of Transport in Victoria has exercised the third option under an existing 2018 contract to purchase 12 three-car VLocity DMUs for the State’s regional network.

CAF - Alstom Transaction Finalised
CAF - Alstom Transaction Finalised

As a continuation of the information issued on 24 November 2021 regarding the CAF's acquisition of the Alstom’s Reichshoffen works, the Coradia Polyvalent and the Talent 3 platforms and after obtaining the regulatory authorisations needed for the purchase-sale agreement, on 1 August 2022 the closing of the operation has been formalised.

Alstom Completes Transfer Of BT’s Contribution To The V300 ZEFIRO Family To Hitachi Rail
Alstom Completes Transfer Of BT’s Contribution To The V300 ZEFIRO Family To Hitachi Rail

On 1 July 2022, Alstom announced that it has concluded the transfer of business activities related to Bombardier Transportation’s contribution to the V300 ZEFIRO very high-speed train to Hitachi Rail.