The Indian Railways' most powerful 12000 HP Made in India locomotive made its maiden commercial run between Deen Dayal Upadhaya and Shivpur stations in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, the national transporter said
Travels through the Hindi belt: Job dreams go bust in Bihar's Madhepura after loco factory abandons locals despite acquiring farm lands
Anil Mukhiya, a local leader who has been rallying the protestors, says the villages around the facility have not been prioritised for jobs, and it has not helped generate any significant employment.
Alstom facility in Andhra Pradesh delivers trainsets for Sydney metro; firm explores high-potential markets
In 2014, Alstom won a contract to deliver 22 six-car trainsets, as well as the CBTC signalling system, for the North West Rail Link, Australia's biggest public transport project.
Narendra Modi flags off all-electric Champaran Humsafar Express, calls it 'glowing example' of Make in India initiative
Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the 12,000-horsepower freight electric locomotive assembled at the Madhepura factory, a joint venture between the Indian Railways and French manufacturing firm Alstom
Showing interest in the project, five international players -- Siemens, Bombardier, Alstom, BHEL-EMD and Toshiba-CRRC -- have submitted applications on 15 March, the last date for submission of pre-qualification bids
France will make sure Siemens sticks to its commitment to preserve jobs following its rail business merger with Alstom.
Alstom providing coaches, equipments and services to Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Jaipur and Kochi Metro rail
Awarded a contract to manufacture 800 electric locomotives for Indian Railways, Alstom, a world leader in rail transport business, has decided to produce them in India at a factory in Madhepura in Bihar.
Infosys will deliver research and development service delivery and capabilities, along with engineering services to the enlarged Ansaldo Energia business
France's Alstom to supply 800 electric locomotives, while GE to provide railways with 1,000 diesel locomotives
As many as 25 Alstom Metropolis trains will circulate on the new Kochi metro line which is 25 km long and includes 22 stations.
Shareholders of French firm Alstom have approved the sale of the company's energy businesses to General Electric.
The deal comes as GE, whose financial arm was hit hard during the 2008 global financial crisis, moves back to its<br /> industrial roots including a recent deal to buy most of French giant Alstom's energy assets for 12.4 billion euros ($15.6 billion).<br />
Britain's Serious Fraud Office (SFO) had issued legal proceedings against Alstom Network UK Limited on bribery charges in India, Poland and Tunisia.<br />
With the two contracts, Alstom lines will be able to transfer up to 6000 megawatts (MW) of power - roughly equivalent to the output of six nuclear plants - from the centre of the country to the north. Alstom has supplied HVDC links to India since 1996.<br />
Alstom said it will execute the Rs 3,250 crore Ultra-High Voltage Direct Current link between Champa (Chhattisgarh) and Kurukshetra (Haryana).
French rail bodies SNFC and RFF admitted that new regional trains ordered turned out to be too wide for the platforms.
Cash-strapped French engineering group Alstom said last week it would explore a $16.9 billion offer from General Electric for its energy arm while leaving the door open to a rival bid from Germany's Siemens.