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New trams for Praha presented
New trams for Praha presented

On 10 January 2024, representatives of the City of Praha, DPP and Škoda Group presented the concept and design of a new Type Škoda ForCity Plus Praha 52T tram.

New tramway system for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
New tramway system for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

On 3 January 2024 Alstom signed a more than 500 million EUR contract with The Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) for AlUla's pioneering battery-powered tramway - the world's longest catenary-free line.

Urboses for Roma
Urboses for Roma

On 2 January 2024 CAF announced that ATAC has awarded it the framework contract for the supply of the new tram fleet for the Italian capital.

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Citadises for the Lille European Metropolitan Area
Citadises for the Lille European Metropolitan Area

The Lille European Metropolitan Area has chosen Alstom to supply its new trams to replace existing rolling stock on the historic ‘Mongy’ line, which links the cities of Lille, Roubaix and Tourcoing. 

110th Lajkonik hit Kraków's tracks
110th Lajkonik hit Kraków's tracks

Kraków's residents already have 110 Lajkonik trams at their disposal. The last 110th Lajkonik, HY722, rolled out onto the line on 9 November from the Nowa Huta depot. 

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.

Škoda delivers traction motors for Melbourne Flexity trams
Škoda delivers traction motors for Melbourne Flexity trams

On 18 July 2023 Škoda Group announced that it will participate in the delivery of new Alstom-built Flexity 2 trams to Melbourne.

Končar trams for Zagreb
Končar trams for Zagreb

On 16 June 2023 KONČAR - Electric Vehicles and Zagreb's public transport operator Zagrebački električni tramvaj (ZET) signed a contract for 20 new trams.

ForCity trams for Bergamo
ForCity trams for Bergamo

On 12 July 2023 Škoda Group has been awarded an order for delivery of 10 ForCity Classic trams for TEB of Bergamo (Tramvie Elettriche Bergamasche), including three years of full service. 

Citadises For Toulouse, Brest And Besançon
Citadises For Toulouse, Brest And Besançon

Toulouse Métropole and Tisséo (the transport authority of Toulouse), Brest Métropole (the transport authority of Brest) as well as Grand Besançon Métropole and Ginko (the transport authority of Besançon) have chosen Alstom for the acquisition of new generation trams. The group awarded Alstom with a frame agreement of eight years, including a minimum order of 22 trams.

Citadises For Quebec
Citadises For Quebec

On 25 April 2023 Alstom has been awarded a contract by Quebec City for the supply of 34 Citadises.

First VBZ Trams Sent To Vinnytsia
First VBZ Trams Sent To Vinnytsia

In December 2020, the SECO signed an agreement with the Ukrainian city of Vinnytsia under which Switzerland will supply 35 Tram 2000 cars from VBZ to Vinnytskiy Tramvay.

Tatra-Yug Trams In Kiev
Tatra-Yug Trams In Kiev

In March 2023 eight Type K1T trams built by the Odessa-based company Tatra-Yug have started running in Kiev.

Two New Orders For Urbos Trams
Two New Orders For Urbos Trams

On 20 March 2023 the CAF Group announced that it has won two new orders to supply Urbos trams for a combined value of over 100 million EUR.

PESA-Built Trams In Regular Service In Craiova
PESA-Built Trams In Regular Service In Craiova

On 15 March 2023 the first of Twist trams built by PESA for Craiova started passenger service.