PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Transportation
Written by / Agency / Source: ALSTOM

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Alstom Acquires 100% of Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL) in the United Kingdom - Alstom has signed an agreement to buy Balfour Beatty’s share of Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL) - SignallingSolutions.com / Alstom.com
Alstom Acquires 100% of Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL) in the United Kingdom

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Levallois-Perret, Hauts-de-Seine, France, 2015/05/28 - Alstom has signed an agreement to buy Balfour Beatty’s share of Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL) - SignallingSolutions.com / Alstom.com. FR0010220475; ALO

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Transportation Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Alstom has signed an agreement to buy Balfour Beatty’s share of Signalling Solutions Ltd, a 50-50 joint-venture between Alstom and Balfour Beatty established in 2007 to provide advanced signalling solutions to the UK and Ireland’s rail sectors. Alstom thus becomes the sole owner of SSL.

Since its creation, SSL has expanded rapidly to become one of the major UK signalling players in the provision of train control solutions, offering a complete range of services from project design to full delivery. SSL employs 540 people in 4 main locations. This acquisition takes Alstom Transport’s workforce in the United Kingdom and Ireland to 2,500. The company will continue to trade as SSL for the foreseeable future.

“This acquisition is part of Alstom’s signalling growth strategy and enables the company to take full benefit from its worldwide resources and capabilities. SSL enriches Alstom’s portfolio, both from a geographical and product standpoints”, said Pascal Cléré, Senior Vice President of Alstom Transport signalling activity.

“Alstom will use this fantastic opportunity to strengthen its activities in UK- which include rolling stock, infrastructure, electrification and signalling and contribute to build a better railway. The company is looking forward to further collaborating with Network Rail, Crossrail, HS2 and the British supply chain in delivering the state-of-the-art signalling technologies that will deliver the railway’s digital future,” said Terence Watson, President of Alstom UK.

In January 2012, SSL was chosen as preferred bidder in the major signalling framework agreement launched by Network Rail, the UK rail infrastructure owner. As part of this agreement, SSL is responsible for providing signalling renewals and enhancements as primary supplier in three of eight geographical regions in the country, and as the secondary supplier in four others. Network Rail also awarded SSL a framework agreement to design and develop European Train Control System (ETCS level 2) using Alstom’s proven Atlas ERTMS technology.

SSL successfully introduced Alstom’s Smartlock Interlocking platform to the UK, which has led to the introduction of other technologies, such as the Integr8 Modular signalling solution and Alstom’s Atlas 200 ERTMS system and Iconis Traffic Management Solution.

Contacts: Linda Huguet / Justine Rohee(Alstom Transport)
T: +33(0)1 57 06 10 42 / 18 81
E: lind.huguet[.]transport.alstom.com / justine.rohee[.]transport.alstom.com.

Investor Relation: Delphine Brault
T: +33(0)1 41 49 26 42 - E: delphine.brault[.]chq.alstom.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Transportation Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: ALSTOM

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Transportation articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Alstom Acquires 100% of Signalling Solutions Ltd (SSL) in the United Kingdom

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Alstom | Signalling Solutions Ltd
Publisher Contact: Virginie Hourdin-Brémond - Alstom.com 
+33(0)1 41 49 21 36 virginie.hourdin-bremond[.]chq.alstom.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any ALSTOM securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Transportation via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From ALSTOM / Company Profile


Read Transportation Most Recent Related Newswires:

Alstom Invests in EasyMile, A Start-up Developing Electric Driverless Shuttles
Alstom Wins its First Metro System Contract in Vietnam
Alstom Transport Announces New Generation Trains Order for SNCF in Ile-de-France Network Lines D and E
Alstom Supplied Solutions to the Newly Opened Hong Kong’s First Driverless Metro
Alstom to Acquire Nomad Digital, World's Leading Provider of Connectivity Solutions to The Railway Industry
Cital Delivers The First Citadis Tram to Ouargla in Algeria
VINCI Airports Chooses SITA to Unify its Operational Solutions Across its Global Network
Alstom and Colas Rail to Provide the Power Supply Equipment for the East-west Line of the Citadis Tramway of Nice
Alstom Supplied Equipment to The First Metro Line of Shandong Province - Enters into Revenue Service in China
Indian Aviation Ramps Up Tech Investment to Meet Rapid Passenger Growth
SITA Brings World-class Connectivity to Air India
Alstom to Supply 15 Coradia Polyvalent Trains to Senegal
Mumbai Becomes First Airport in India to Introduce Self Bag-drop
Low-cost Carrier Air Seoul Chooses SITA's Horizon for Flexible Passenger Management
Alstom Inaugurates the First Regiolis for the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Region

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultants

Visit  1Click Games





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)