Alain Flausch - Articles and news items

UITP reacts to Moscow metro accident

Industry news  •  16 July 2014  •  UITP

Following the tragic derailment of a metro train in the Russian capital Moscow, UITP extends its condolences to the victims and reassures regarding the safety of metro systems…

Public transport use at highest level in EU since 2000

Industry news  •  18 June 2014  •  UITP

Public transport usage in the EU is at its highest level since 2000, with almost 57 billion journeys made throughout the EU in 2012 according to a new study carried out by UITP…

Inaugural Eurobarometer report highlights Europeans’ satisfaction with public transport

Industry news  •  12 June 2014  •  The International Association for Public Transport

Europeans are broadly satisfied with urban public transport according to a new study from the European Commission revealed at the European Mobility Conference, co-organised by UITP…

ITF and UITP unite with a vision to promote the development of public transport worldwide

Industry news  •  3 December 2013  •  International Association of Public Transport

ITF and UITP convene to work together to develop joint recommendations…

Sustainability supplement 2013

Issue 5 2013, Supplements  •  12 November 2013  •  Claire Haigh, Mike Weston, Martin Abrams, Alain Flausch

The bus – a route map for green growth
Red buses going green for London
Tackling transport isolation
Working together for sustainable public transport growth

‘Grow with Public Transport’ campaign takes on global dimension

Industry news, News  •  5 August 2013  •  UITP

The ‘Grow with Public Transport’ campaign has taken on a global dimension as cities around the world have come together…

Sir Peter Hendy CBE elected President of the International Association of Public Transport (UITP)

Industry news, News  •  26 May 2013  •  UITP

Sir Peter Hendy CBE has been elected President of the UITP…

Top CEOs and keynote speakers rethink the urban mobility business model in Geneva

Industry news, News  •  29 March 2013  •  UITP

The 60th UITP World Congress & Mobility and City Transport Exhibition, 26-30 May…

UITP calls upon cities to ‘Grow with Public Transport’

Industry news, News  •  12 March 2013  •  UITP

UITP will call on cities across the world to invest in public transport…

Bombardier to Supply 65 Additional FLEXITY Outlook Trams for Brussels

Industry news, News  •  28 October 2010  •  Bombardier

The Brussels Transport Company STIB, has decided to confirm the acquisition of 65 bi-directional BOMBARDIER FLEXITY Outlook trams…

STIB: devoted and dedicated improvements

Issue 2 2008, Past issues  •  30 April 2008  •  Alain Flausch, Managing Director, STIB

The Brussels public transport company, STIB, has experienced a spectacular growth in passenger numbers during the last eight years. In addition to expanding its fleet and restructuring the metro, bus and tram networks, STIB has launched a number of studies with a view to expand the network in the highly-populated zones of the Brussels Capital Region.

STIB is the biggest urban public transport company in Belgium. It serves the 19 boroughs of the Brussels Capital Region as well as 10 other surrounding municipalities. It covers a surface area of 240km² and provides transportation for over 1.1 million inhabitants.