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Paris, Ile-de-France, France, 2014/06/20 - Henri Poupart-Lafarge, President of Alstom Transport, and Sergey Pavlov, General Director of Russian Railways (RZD) signed a MoU to conduct railway projects on the international market using their joint expertise. FR0010220475; ALO
Henri Poupart-Lafarge, President of Alstom Transport, and Sergey Pavlov, General Director of Russian Railways (RZD) signed a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) to conduct railway projects on the international market using their joint expertise.
The MoU includes cooperation in the field of technical consulting services, management of infrastructure projects, design of modern infrastructure facilities, quality assurance and quality control of construction works, exchange of knowhow and cutting edge technologies.
“The unique expertise of RZD International in the construction and service of railway infrastructure in different geological and climatic conditions, coupled with Alstom’s cutting edge infrastructure design and technologies, will allow us to bring the best of global practices to our customers worldwide,” said Henri Poupart-Lafarge.
RZD International is currently carrying out a major project for the modernization of railway infrastructure in Serbia, and is targeting the infrastructure market in South and Central America, Africa and Southeast Asia.
Alstom (alstom.com) is a global leader in the world of power generation, power transmission and rail infrastructure and sets the benchmark for innovative and environmentally friendly technologies.
Alstom builds the fastest train and the highest capacity automated metro in the world, provides turnkey integrated power plant solutions and associated services for a wide variety of energy sources, including hydro, nuclear, gas, coal and wind, and it offers a wide range of solutions for power transmission, with a focus on smart grids.