Rankings 2022

  • BUSINESS EXPANSION – Commended
  • INNOVATION – Commended
  • PRODUCT LAUNCHES – Commended
  • RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT – Commended

Railway Technology Excellence Rankings 2022 – The Verdict

Alstom is a France headquartered multinational rolling stock manufacturer operating worldwide in rail transport markets, active in the fields of passenger transportation, signalling, and locomotives that is ranked for Business Expansion, Innovation, Product Launches and Research and Development.

The company has been actively working on upgrading and extending infrastructure such as tram and metro lines, and has also been involved in delivering signaling and electrification systems.

Alstom has also been working on developing hydrogen trains, as well as creating an innovation center and developing hydrogen storage for the industry

As well as upgrading infrastructure the company has also been active in regards to trains and locomotives, including securing a contract to retrofit SFBW trains with European Train Control System (ETCS) Automatic Train Operation (ATO) digital signalling technology. The company has also been working on a pilot for a battery powered train with a partner company, as well as securing a contract relating to an automatic metro system contract in France. 

Alstom has also been working on developing hydrogen trains, as well as creating an innovation center and developing hydrogen storage for the industry. They have also been involved in releasing innovative new digital signaling technologies and wireless networks.

Profile

Alstom is a marketer and developer of transport systems. It offers tramways, metros, suburban and regional trains, high-speed and very high-speed trains, locomotives, and components. 

The company also provides infrastructure and integrated system solutions, modernization, maintenance, parts and repair and support services for the transport sector. Alstom offers signalling solutions such as trackside signalling solutions, interlocking and digital solutions, passenger information, train control systems, security and control systems. 

It operates through a network of offices, business alliances, engineering centers and manufacturing sites, warehouses, and maintenance centers across Europe, Asia-Pacific, Americas, Middle East and Africa. Alstom is headquartered in Saint-Ouen, France.