As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Being a world leader in integrated transport systems, Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions.
In the UK, Alstom has a long history in the railway and has been involved in some of the most significant and innovative rail projects such as building the UK Pendolinos, the original Eurostar, and infrastructure and railway systems on HS1. In partnership with the National College for High Speed Rail, the first manufacturer to do so, led to the delivery of training on a UK site. As a key investor in UK rail expertise with a Transport Technology Centre in Widnes, Alstom provides a full range of solutions to the market from the most technologically advanced rolling stock to signalling and infrastructure.
What do you get out of RSSB membership?
Being a longstanding RSSB member, Alstom has and continues to benefit from updates and communications of developments in improving Safety within the Rail industry of which we are equally able to contribute to.
Similarly, RSSB’s expertise within the fields of Human Factors, Risk analysis, Safety Training and Industry Standards has been a great asset in assisting and developing initiatives to support and improve the Safety performance of Alstom’s UK business. Notwithstanding, RSSB have been willing contributors to Alstom’s regular Railway Safety Day.