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RATP and STIF order 20 additional MP14 metros for Line 4

Industry news  •  7 December 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Eurotransport

Parisian public transport operator RATP has exercised an option to order 20 Alstom MP14 metros on behalf of Syndicat des transports d’Île-de-France (STIF) as part of a framework contract signed in January 2015.

‘Super’ bus shelter unveiled in Manchester

Industry news  •  26 September 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

A high-tech state-of-the-art bus shelter is being piloted in Manchester city centre to improve the passenger journey experience and enhance perceptions of public transport.

First trial of 4G LTE technology carried out on Paris Metro

Industry news  •  8 August 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Operator RATP and Nokia have successfully completed the first ‘real-world’ trial of 4G LTE technology on Line 14 of the Paris Metro.

Ile de France MP14 metro design revealed

Industry news  •  1 June 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Alstom has unveiled interior and exterior designs for the new Ile de France MP14 metro trainsets which will enter operation on Line 14 from 2019.

RATP’s real estate enhancement policy in Paris – for a multifunctional, sustainable and socially responsible city

Issue 2 2016  •  3 May 2016  •  Rémi Feredj, Head of Assets and Industrial Planning Department, RATP

To match the growth in transport offering and renewed bus, metro and RER rolling stock requirements, RATP Group is adapting its industrial facilities in Paris (extensions, restructuring and modernisation) to maintain the quality of its transport networks and service provided for passengers. By transforming enclosed industrial sites into genuine components of the city, RATP asserts its position as a major contributor to the city, in addition to fulfilling its key mobility role. RATP’s Head of Assets and Industrial Planning Department Rémi Feredj explains that the main objectives are to improve infrastructure, maintain workshops as close as possible to essential areas, ensure long-term industrial employment in the city, promote urban integration by guaranteeing architectural quality and accompany the modernisation and innovation approach, in particular with regard to ecological design…

RATP awards Paris Metro signalling contract for driverless operation

Industry news  •  7 January 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Siemens has received a €70 million order from RATP (Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens) to equip Line 4 of the Paris Metro with signalling and operation control systems for automatic service.

RATP welcomes final train of the MP05 metro contract

Industry news  •  29 October 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

French public transport operator RATP has welcomed the 67th and final train of the MP05 metro contract destined for the Paris Metro.

RATP’s Bus 2025 Plan

Issue 4 2015  •  2 September 2015  •  Marie-Claude Dupuis, Head of the Bus Rolling Stock Department, RATP

RATP has a green vision for the future. Head of the Bus Rolling Stock Department, Marie-Claude Dupuis, explains that in order to meet these goals by 2025, the public transport operator is hugely investing in sustainable buses that will help reduce RATP’s carbon footprint by 50%…

RATP orders new Urbino 12 electric bus for Paris

Industry news  •  31 July 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Parisian public transport operator RATP has signed a contract with Solaris Bus & Coach for delivery of a new Urbino 12 electric bus for test on the streets of Paris.

Automatic train operation to be installed on Line A of Paris RER

Industry news  •  11 June 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

An automatic train operation system will be developed and installed on Line A of the Paris RER network by Alstom Transport.

Elisabeth Borne appointed CEO of public transport operator RATP

Industry news  •  22 May 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Elisabeth Borne has been appointed president and chief executive officer of Île-de-France public transport operator RATP.

Alstom selected by RATP to supply new trains for Paris metro

Industry news  •  2 February 2015  •  Alstom

Alstom has been selected by RATP to supply up to 217 MP14 metro trains for lines 1, 4, 6, 11 and 14 of the Paris metro in a deal worth over €2 billion…

RATP to invest €1,653 million in 2015

Industry news  •  17 December 2014  •  RATP

In 2015, RATP will invest a record €1.65 billion in the Ile-de-France region for network expansion, modernisation and maintenance…

RATP Dev wins contract to operate the Valenciennes city network

Industry news  •  25 November 2014  •  RATP Dev

SITURV, the transport authority for the Valenciennes city and region (France) transport network, has announced its decision to award the contract to RATP Dev to operate its Transvilles network connecting 81 municipalities in its two associations of metropolitan areas (Valenciennes Métropole and Porte du Hainaut) and their 350,000 inhabitants…

Bombardier to supply 60 MF01 metro cars to RATP and STIF

Industry news  •  27 October 2014  •  Bombardier Transportation

STIF and RATP order 12 additional MF01 metro sets for Paris metro lines 2, 5 and 9…

 

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