Alstom Innovates Towards a Sustainable Future for Rail Transport & Mobility in Saudi Arabia

ألستوم تعزز جهودها لدعم النقل بالسكك الحديدية في السعودية

Alstom, a global leader in rail transport and sustainable mobility, is proving to be a key supporter and facilitator of Saudi Arabia’s goal to comprehensively enhance the interconnectivity of the Kingdom and the development of major rail and metro projects, in line with its Vision for 2030.  Having been an integral part of Saudi Arabia’s history for almost 70 years, Alstom is now proudly playing a pivotal role in shaping the future of transport systems and infrastructure in the Kingdom, by delivering best-in-class mobility solutions and projects. In alignment with…

Alstom appoints Mama Sougoufara as Managing Director in Middle East Cluster

ألستوم تعين السيد ماما سوجوفارا مديراً إدارياً لمجموعتها

06 October 2020 – Alstom has appointed Mama Sougoufara as Managing Director for its Middle East Cluster. Mama was previously the Vice President for the System and Infrastructure for Africa, Middle East and Central Asia (AMECA) as well as the Managing Director of Alstom’s Near East Cluster. Mama Sougoufara joined Alstom in 2008 and held various management roles in Alstom Transport. He worked in the Departments of Rolling Stock Engineering and served in several global sites such as La Rochelle and Reichshoffen in France, Savigliano in Italy, Lapa in Brazil,…

Railway on the fast track to implementing sustainable mobility  in the Middle East

السكك الحديدية تحظى باهتمام متزايد كوسيلة للنقل المستدام

Despite a global shift towards renewable energy, as governments look to reverse the adverse effects of climate change, the fact remains that much of the world’s transport sector is still dependent on fossil fuels. When it comes to the future of sustainable mobility in the Middle East, however, rail transport is leading the way. With 25% of worldwide CO2 emissions, from energy combustion, coming from transport, and CO2 emissions forecasted to grow by 60% by 2050, the development of sustainable, eco-friendly transport solutions is a matter of the utmost environmental…

Alstom at Forefront of Hygiene & Safety Innovation

Dubai, UAE (29th July 2020): As lockdown restrictions are gradually eased, and people adjust to the new normal, many are asking what the new normal will be for public transport and mobility. Safety and hygiene are at the root of people’s concerns when it comes to travel and mobility in a COVID-19 world, with commuters seeking reassurance that their health and wellbeing will be a top priority. Alstom, a global leader in rail transport and sustainable mobility, has been working to alleviate such concerns, making the most of the lockdown…