Topic: High-speed train

Frecciarossa 1000 high-speed train, source: Bombardier Transportation

Trenitalia brings the Frecciarossa to France

The first ride of the Frecciarossa high-speed train will depart from Milano Central station towards Paris on Saturday 18 December. It will compete with the French railways SNCF on the route between France and Italy.Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts
HS2 Train Visualisation

Hitachi/Alstom to build 52 high speed trains for HS2

The HS2 project organization has announced that the Hitachi/Alstom JV consortium has been awarded the contract for the construction of 54 new high-speed trains. The contracts are worth approximately two billion British pounds (2.6 billion...Read more
|Comment|author: Marieke van Gompel

Alstom transfers Zefiro high-speed trains to Hitachi

Alstom has agreed to transfer business activities of Bombardier Transportation’s contribution to the V300 Zefiro very high-speed train to Hitachi Rail. This transaction was one of the European Commission’s condition for Alstom to acquire Bombardier...Read more
|Comment|author: Esther Geerts