Alstom (ALO-FR)

Clusterstock  Jul 28  Comment 
ROME (Reuters) - General Electric is discussing with Italy's Ansaldo Energia the sale of some gas assets in an effort to gain antitrust clearance for its purchase of French group Alstom's energy assets, two sources close to the matter said on...  Jul 27  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- General Electric  will pay about $333 million less for Alstom's power-and-grid business, its largest purchase ever, under proposed changes to the deal designed to eliminate European regulators' antitrust concerns. After...  Jul 27  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of General Electric Co  were rising, up 0.6% to $25.91 on Monday, after Alstom  said it would reduce the price for the sale of most of its energy assets earlier today. Alstom will lower the purchase price of...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 23  Comment 
A joint venture between Alstom India and Alstom Transport SA has won a ₹1,497-crore order for the Bhaupur-Khurja section of the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor. Alstom will design, cons...
The Economic Times  Jul 23  Comment 
The unaudited financial results of the company for the quarter ended June 30, 2015 were approved by the board of directors in a meeting.
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 23  Comment 
Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd (DFCCIL) has awarded the system contract for Bhaupur (Kanpur)- KhurjaSection of EDFC Phase- I, 343 Km (Double Track) length to AIL- ATSA JV on...
The Economic Times  Jul 22  Comment 
Alstom India today reported 46 per cent decline in its net profit at Rs 8.05 crore for the April-June quarter as compared to the same period a year ago.
Reuters  Jul 21  Comment 
France's Economy minister Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday he was seeing "reassuring elements" coming from the European Union's investigation over the takeover of Alstom's power unit...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 21  Comment 
Several mid- and small-cap companies will declare their April-June quarter numbers on Wednesday. Among these are Alstom, Ceat, SKS Microfinance, Container Corporation, Bharti Infratel, UB,...  Jul 20  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- General Electric's $13.8 billion deal with France's Alstom , which would be GE's biggest acquisition to date, is likely to pass the European Commission's anti-competition review, Alstom's CEO said on Monday.  "We...


French multinational conglomerate which holds interests in the power generation and transport markets. According to the company website, in the years 2007-'08

  • Alstom had annual sales of over €16.9 billion, and
  • employed more than 76,000 people in 70 countries.
  • Global 500 (2008) rank : 338
Alstom's headquarters are located in Levallois-Perret, near Paris.
CEO: Patrick Kron
Activities on official website:

Financial year 2007-2008

In financial year 2007/08, Alstom's Power Systems Sector booked:

  • a record 38 gas turbines, including 18 GT26.
  • a major contract for steam turbines and generators in a coal power plant in South Africa.
  • an order for four conventional islands in Chinese nuclear power plants.
  • several hydro projects in Brazil, China, Vietnam and Uganda.

Alstom's Power Service Sector signed:

  • 10 operation and maintenance contracts (mainly for gas-fired power plants)
  • many small and medium sized orders, notably in Europe and USA.

Alstom's Transport Sector achieved orders including:

  • a major contract for very high speed trains in France.
  • Pendolino high speed trains for the Helsinki - St Petersbourg line.
  • metros in New York and several other cities.
  • tramways in Dublin and Rotterdam
  • regional and suburban trains in Spain, Australia and Germany
  • a signalling system in Belgium
  • a maintenance contract in the UK.


source Bloomberg Feb,9

The engineering group and its partners won a 6.8 billion-riyal ($1.8 billion) contract to build a 444- kilometer (276-mile) railway in Saudi Arabia, Saudi Gazette reported. The shares gained 2.28 euros, or 5.3 percent, to 44.64 euros.

source China Daily, Feb 10

Alstom will continue technology transfer to China and strengthen its presence in the country, which potentially boasts the world's largest market for infrastructure building.Technology transfer has been a key part of Alstom's strategy. It usually forms consortiums with local partners when bidding for projects in overseas markets.


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