STIF (Syndicat des transports d’Île-de-France) - Articles and news items
Industry news • 14 November 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
In a contract worth €70 million, Alstom will supply 22 Citadis trams for operation on line T9 in Ile-de-France.
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.
STIF and RATP have ordered 14 additional MP05 metro trains…
The EIB, STIF, RATP and various entities under the BPCE umbrella presented a EUR 378m leasing agreement to finance new trams…
A number of underground networks worldwide are gradually installing screen doors at the edge of their platforms to prevent passengers from falling onto the tracks. The first platform screen doors to appear in Paris were those used for the VAL line built to serve Orly airport. These were followed by those on Metro line 14; both of these lines are fully automated.
The automation currently underway on Paris Metro line 1 is the first time screen doors have been installed on an existing line. In all cases, platform screen doors are used to ensure that the system remains impervious to intrusions – a function previously incumbent on train drivers.