In northern Sweden, a new green industry is being formed, and the railway is a central part of climate-smart and efficient transport. There is also a general increase in demand for both freight and passenger transport, which puts the focus on railway maintenance.
Akiem, the leasing rolling stock specialist company for rail vehicles, has ordered 65 Vectron AC and Vectron MS locomotives from Siemens Mobility. The order was placed as part of a framework agreement for the purchase of locomotives that was signed in December 2021. The first locomotives from this call are to be delivered in mid-2024. Akiem previously ordered 20 Vectron locomotives from Siemens Mobility last December.
Alstom, a global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, has been awarded a contract for the maintenance of five trainsets made up of five cars each by EMOVA company, concessionaire of the Buenos Aires Subway Network.
Colas Rail, leader in a 50-50 consortium with Eiffage Énergie Systèmes, won the contract from Société du Grand Paris for the traction system to power the underground trains on Line 18, a major link in the Grand Paris Express network extending 35 kilometres between Orly Airport and Versailles‑Chantiers station.
Cummins Inc., a global power and technology leader, is powering the world's first fleet of hydrogen trains in Bremervörde, Lower Saxony, Germany. The Alstom Coradia iLint trains are outfitted with Cummins fuel cell systems and will run on the world’s first 100%-hydrogen train route in passenger operation.
As a world leader in tracklaying, track-maintenance and track-renewal equipment, Geismar is delighted to announce that we will take part in the 13th edition of the InnoTrans exhibition in Berlin from 20/09 to 23/09/2022.
Kontron Transportation, international leader in end-to-end communication solutions for mission-critical networks, and its sister company Kontron Europe, the world's leading provider of IoT and embedded computer technology, will be presenting a wide range of innovative solutions at InnoTrans, the world's leading international trade fair, from September 20-23, 2022. We hereby cordially invite you to visit us at the trade fair in Berlin.
Alstom, global leader in smart and sustainable mobility, is proud to announce that the world’s first hydrogen train, the Coradia iLint, reached another historical milestone today in Bremervörde, Lower Saxony, Germany. It is now used on the world premiere 100% hydrogen train route, in passenger operation. Alstom contributes to the greenest rail network globally.