133 relations: ABB Group, AGV (train), Alcatel-Lucent, Algiers, Alstom, Alstom Citadis, Alstom Coradia, Alstom Metropolis, Amarillo, Texas, Amtrak, Ansaldo Energia, Arnaud Montebourg, Ateliers de Constructions Electriques de Charleroi, Atomenergomash, Électricité de France, Ørsted (company), Baghdad, Baghdad–Basra high-speed rail line, Barcelona, Basra, Belfort, Bharat Forge, Bihar, Blackstone & Co, Bloomberg L.P., Bouygues, Brazil, British Rail Class 373, Budapest Metro, CAC Next 20, Calais, Calpine, Cegelec, Chairman, Chantiers de l'Atlantique, Chattanooga, Tennessee, Cherbourg-Octeville, Chief executive officer, Criminal Law Act 1977, CRRC, Cunard Line, Dublin, Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor, Electric power transmission, Electrical grid, Enterprise value, Equistone Partners Europe, Equity value, Euroduplex, European Commissioner for Competition, ..., European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services, European Union competition law, Fiat Ferroviaria, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, François Hollande, GE Power, GE Power Conversion, GE Wind (offshore), General Electric, General Electric Company, General Railway Signal, Gibela, Halebank, Henri Poupart-Lafarge, Hornell, New York, Hydroelectricity, Jeff Immelt, La Défense, Laissez-faire, Land speed record for rail vehicles, Lapa (district of São Paulo), Le Figaro, Linke-Hofmann-Busch, Liverpool, LM Wind Power, London Stock Exchange, MACOSA, Madhepura, MAN SE, Marseille, Melbourne, Memorandum of understanding, Metro Cammell, Mexico City, Michel Barnier, Ministry of Railways (India), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Mouvement des Entreprises de France, Multinational corporation, New Pendolino, New York Stock Exchange, Northeast Corridor, Ocean liner, Orano, Paluel Nuclear Power Plant, Paris Bourse, Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa, Paxman (engines), Pendolino, Philippe Joubert, Power transmission, Prevention of Corruption Act 1906, R160 (New York City Subway car), Rail transport, Reichshoffen, Renaissance Cruises, Reuters, RMS Queen Mary 2, Rochester, New York, RusHydro, Ruston (engine builder), S.A. (corporation), Saint-Nazaire, Saint-Ouen, Seine-Saint-Denis, Salzgitter AG, São Paulo, Serious Fraud Office (United Kingdom), Siemens, Siemens Mobility, SNCF, SNCF TGV Duplex, Société Alsacienne de Constructions Mécaniques, Sorel-Tracy, STX Europe, TGV, Thomson-Houston Electric Company, Tilting train, Transmashholding, United States Department of Justice, United States dollar, Vossloh, Washwood Heath, X'Trapolis Mega. Expand index (83 more) » « Shrink index
ABB (ASEA Brown Boveri) is a Swedish-Swiss multinational corporation headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, operating mainly in robotics, power, heavy electrical equipments, and automation technology areas.
The AGV (acronym for French: Automotrice à grande vitesse) is a standard gauge, high-speed, electric multiple-unit train designed and built by Alstom.
Alcatel-Lucent S.A. was a French global telecommunications equipment company, headquartered in Boulogne-Billancourt, France.
Algiers (الجزائر al-Jazā’er, ⴷⵣⴰⵢⴻ, Alger) is the capital and largest city of Algeria.
Alstom is a French multinational company operating worldwide in rail transport markets, active in the fields of passenger transportation, signalling and locomotives, with products including the AGV, TGV, Eurostar, and Pendolino high-speed trains, in addition to suburban, regional and metro trains, and Citadis trams.
The Citadis is a family of low-floor trams (streetcars) and light rail vehicles built by Alstom.
The Alstom Coradia family range of Inter-city trains and regional trains includes multiple unit diesel (DMU) or electric (EMU) as well as double-decker trains that can carry up to 900 passengers.
The Alstom Metropolis is a family of electric multiple units built by Alstom designed for high capacity rapid transit or metro rail infrastructure systems.
Amarillo is the 14th-most populous city in the state of Texas, United States.
The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, doing business as Amtrak, is a passenger railroad service that provides medium- and long-distance intercity service in the contiguous United States and to three Canadian cities.
Ansaldo Energia, an Italian power engineering company.
Arnaud Montebourg (born 30 October 1962) is a French politician who served in the government of France as Minister of Industrial Renewal from May 2012 to August 2014.
SA Ateliers de Constructions Electriques de Charleroi (abbrev. ACEC) was a manufacturer of electrical generation, transmission, transport, lighting and industrial equipment, with origins dating to the late 19th century as a successor to the Société Électricité et Hydraulique founded by Julien Dulait.
Atomenergomash (AEM) is a power engineering company located in Russia.
Électricité de France S.A. (EDF; Electricity of France) is a French electric utility company, largely owned by the French state.
Ørsted A/S (formerly DONG Energy) is a power company based in Fredericia, Denmark.
Baghdad (بغداد) is the capital of Iraq.
The Baghdad–Basra rail line is a railway line that operates since 2014 between the cities of Baghdad and Basra in Iraq.
Barcelona is a city in Spain.
Basra (البصرة al-Baṣrah), is an Iraqi city located on the Shatt al-Arab between Kuwait and Iran.
Belfort is a city in northeastern France in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté région, situated between Lyon and Strasbourg.
Bharat Forge Limited (BFL) is a Pune-based Indian multinational company involved in automotives, power, oil and gas, construction & mining, locomotive, marine and aerospace industries.
Bihar is an Indian state considered to be a part of Eastern as well as Northern India.
Blackstone & Co. was a farm implement maker at Stamford, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom.
Bloomberg L.P. is a privately held financial, software, data, and media company headquartered in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.
Bouygues S.A. is an industrial group headquartered in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France.
Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
The British Rail Class 373 or TGV TMST train is a French designed and built electric multiple unit that operate Eurostar high speed rail services from London to France and Belgium via the Channel Tunnel, part of the TGV family, it has a smaller cross-section to fit the smaller loading gauge in Britain, was originally able to operate on the UK third rail network and it has extensive fireproofing in case of fire in the tunnel.
The Budapest Metro (Budapesti metró) is the rapid transit system in the Hungarian capital Budapest.
The CAC Next 20 is an index of security prices used with the Euronext Paris or Euronext Amsterdam.
Calais (Calés; Kales) is a city and major ferry port in northern France in the department of Pas-de-Calais, of which it is a sub-prefecture.
Calpine Corporation is the largest generator of electricity from natural gas and geothermal resources in the United States, with operations in competitive power markets.
Cegelec is a French electrical engineering company providing electrical power installation, HVAC, information technology and other services to public and private companies.
The chairman (also chairperson, chairwoman or chair) is the highest officer of an organized group such as a board, a committee, or a deliberative assembly.
Chantiers de l'Atlantique, is a French shipyard based in Saint-Nazaire, France.
Chattanooga is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, with a population of 177,571 in 2016.
Cherbourg-Octeville is a city and former commune situated at the northern end of the Cotentin peninsula in the northwestern French department of Manche.
Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.
The Criminal Law Act 1977 (c.45) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
CRRC Corporation Limited (known as CRRC) is a Chinese publicly traded rolling stock manufacturer, formed on 1 June 2015 with the merger of CNR and CSR.
Cunard Line is a British-American cruise line based at Carnival House at Southampton, England, operated by Carnival UK and owned by Carnival Corporation & plc.
Dublin is the capital of and largest city in Ireland.
| Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor or Eastern DFC is a railway under construction in northeastern India by Indian Railways.
Electric power transmission is the bulk movement of electrical energy from a generating site, such as a power plant, to an electrical substation.
An electrical grid is an interconnected network for delivering electricity from producers to consumers.
Enterprise value (EV), total enterprise value (TEV), or firm value (FV) is an economic measure reflecting the market value of a business.
Equistone Partners Europe Limited was established in 2011 as an independent investment firm following the buyout of Barclays Private Equity (BPE) by its staff.
Equity value is the value of a company available to owners or shareholders.
The SNCF TGV 2N2, ONCF RGV 2N2 or most commonly called Euroduplex, is the 3rd generation of the TGV Duplex (after the TGV Dasye), in construction since 2011 by Alstom in Belfort and Aytré (near La Rochelle). It has entered commercial operation by the French national railway company on. Sixty five trains from the SNCF are also named L'Océane, after the inauguration of the LGV L'Océane. These trains are interoperable, containing equipment allowing them to travel between several european continental countries with various types of electrification and signalling systems such as France, Germany, Switzerland, Spain and Luxembourg. A Moroccan variation will be the first high speed train to operate in Africa.
The Commissioner for Competition is the member of the European Commission responsible for competition.
The Commissioner for Internal Market and Services is a member of the European Commission.
European competition law is the competition law in use within the European Union.
Fiat Ferroviaria was the rail division of FIAT of Italy.
The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of 1977 (FCPA) (et seq.) is a United States federal law known primarily for two of its main provisions, one that addresses accounting transparency requirements under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and another concerning bribery of foreign officials.
François Gérard Georges Nicolas Hollande (born 12 August 1954) is a French politician who served as President of France and ex officio Co-Prince of Andorra from 2012 to 2017.
GE Power (formerly known as GE Energy) is an American energy techniques company, owned by General Electric.
GE Power Conversion is an electrical engineering company and is a subsidiary of General Electric.
GE Power's offshore wind business is a joint venture with Alstom, created in 2015 when most of that company's other electrical power and generation assests were acquired.
General Electric Company (GE) is an American multinational conglomerate incorporated in New York and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
The General Electric Company, or GEC, was a major UK-based industrial conglomerate involved in consumer and defence electronics, communications, and engineering.
General Railway Signal Company (GRS) was a supplier of railway signaling equipment, systems and services in the Rochester, New York area.
Gibela is a joint French–South African railway rolling stock manufacturer.
Halebank is a civil parish in the borough of Halton, Cheshire, England.
Henri Poupart-Lafarge (born 10 April 1969 in Nancy) is a French business executive and the current CEO of Alstom, a post he has occupied since February 2016.
Hornell is a city in Steuben County, New York, United States.
Hydroelectricity is electricity produced from hydropower.
Jeffrey Robert Immelt (born February 19, 1956) is an American business executive currently working as a venture partner at New Enterprise Associates.
La Défense is a major business district, three kilometres west of the city limits of Paris.
Laissez-faire (from) is an economic system in which transactions between private parties are free from government intervention such as regulation, privileges, tariffs and subsidies.
Determination of the fastest rail vehicle in the world varies depending on the definition of "rail".
Lapa is a district in the subprefecture of the same name in the city of São Paulo, Brazil.
Le Figaro is a French daily morning newspaper founded in 1826 and published in Paris.
Linke-Hofmann-Busch was a German manufacturing company originally established in Breslau to produce locomotives and rolling stock.
Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.
LM Wind Power (formerly LM Glasfiber) is a supplier of rotor blades to the wind industry.
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is a stock exchange located in the City of London, England.
Material y Construcciones S.A. or MACOSA was a Spanish heavy-engineering company, mainly producing products for the railway industry.
Madhepura is a municipality in Madhepura district in the Indian state of Bihar.
MAN SE (abbreviation of Maschinenfabrik Augsburg-Nürnberg), formerly MAN AG, is a German mechanical engineering company and parent company of the MAN Group.
Marseille (Provençal: Marselha), is the second-largest city of France and the largest city of the Provence historical region.
Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) is a type of agreement between two (bilateral) or more (multilateral) parties.
The Metropolitan Cammell Carriage and Wagon Company (MCCW) was an English manufacturer of railway carriages and wagons, based in Saltley and subsequently Washwood Heath in Birmingham.
Mexico City, or the City of Mexico (Ciudad de México,; abbreviated as CDMX), is the capital of Mexico and the most populous city in North America.
Michel Bernard Barnier (born 9 January 1951) is a French politician serving as European Chief Negotiator for the United Kingdom Exiting the European Union since December 2016.
The Ministry of Railways is a ministry in the Government of India, responsible for the country's rail transport.
is a Japanese multinational engineering, electrical equipment and electronics company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
The Mouvement des entreprises de France (MEDEF), or the Movement of the Enterprises of France, is the largest employer federation in France.
A multinational corporation (MNC) or worldwide enterprise is a corporate organization that owns or controls production of goods or services in at least one country other than its home country.
The New Pendolino is a class of high-speed tilting trains built by Alstom Ferroviaria for Trenitalia, SBB, Renfe, and PKP, known as the ETR 600 / 610, RABe 503, Avant S-114 and ED250 respectively.
The New York Stock Exchange (abbreviated as NYSE, and nicknamed "The Big Board"), is an American stock exchange located at 11 Wall Street, Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York.
The Northeast Corridor (NEC) is an electrified railroad line in the Northeast megalopolis of the United States.
An ocean liner is a passenger ship primarily used as a form of transportation across seas or oceans.
Orano (previously Areva) is a French multinational group specializing in nuclear power and renewable energy headquartered in Paris La Défense.
The Nuclear power station Paluel (Centrale nucléaire de Paluel) lies within the French town Paluel in Normandy in the Département Seine-Maritime.
The Paris Bourse (Bourse de Paris) is the historical Paris stock exchange, known as Euronext Paris from 2000 onwards.
The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) is a South African state owned enterprise responsible for most passenger rail services in the country.
Paxman is a major British brand of diesel engines.
Pendolino (from Italian pendolo "pendulum", and -ino, a diminutive suffix) is an Italian family of tilting trains used in Italy, Spain, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Finland, Russian Federation, the Czech Republic, the United Kingdom, Slovakia, Switzerland and China.
Philippe Joubert (born 5 June 1954 in Saint-Etienne, France), is a French Brazilian business executive focused on building sustainability into the heart of business strategies to enable long-term growth.
Power transmission is the movement of energy from its place of generation to a location where it is applied to perform useful work.
The Prevention of Corruption Act 1906 (6 Edw.7 c.34) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (as it was then).
The R160 is a class of 1,662 new technology (NTT) New York City Subway cars built by Alstom Transportation and Kawasaki for the B Division.
Rail transport is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, also known as tracks.
Reichshoffen is a commune in the Bas-Rhin department in Grand Est in north-eastern France.
Renaissance Cruises was a cruise ship operating company that was founded in 1989 and owned by Fearnley & Eger Rederi in Oslo, Norway.
Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
RMS Queen Mary 2 (also referred to as the QM2) is a transatlantic ocean liner.
Rochester is a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in western New York.
RusHydro (previous name: Hydro-OGK, РусГидро) is a Russian hydroelectricity company.
Ruston & Hornsby, later known as Ruston, was an industrial equipment manufacturer in Lincoln, England, the company's history going back to 1840.
S.A. (and variants) designates a type of corporation in countries that mostly employ civil law.
Saint-Nazaire (Gallo: Saint-Nazère/Saint-Nazaer) is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France, in traditional Brittany.
Saint-Ouen is a commune in the Seine-Saint-Denis department.
Salzgitter AG is a German company, one of the largest steel producers in Europe with an annual output of around 7 million tonnes.
São Paulo is a municipality in the southeast region of Brazil.
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is a non-ministerial government department of the Government of the United Kingdom department that investigates and prosecutes serious or complex fraud and corruption in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Siemens AG is a German conglomerate company headquartered in Berlin and Munich and the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe with branch offices abroad.
Siemens Mobility is a division of the German conglomerate Siemens.
The Société nationale des chemins de fer français (SNCF, "French National Railway Company") is France's national state-owned railway company.
The TGV Duplex is a French high-speed train of the TGV family, manufactured by Alstom, and operated by the French national railway company SNCF.
The Société Alsacienne de Constructions Mécaniques (SACM) is an engineering company with its headquarters in Mulhouse, Alsace which produced railway locomotives, textile and printing machinery, diesel engines, boilers, lifting equipment, firearms and mining equipment.
Sorel-Tracy is a city in southwestern Quebec, Canada and the geographical end point of the Lake Champlain Valley at the confluence of the Richelieu River and the St. Lawrence River, on the western edge of Lac Saint-Pierre downstream and east of nearby Montreal.
STX Europe AS, formerly Aker Yards ASA, was until 2012 a subsidiary of the South Korean STX Offshore & Shipbuilding.
The TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse, "high-speed train") is France's intercity high-speed rail service, operated by the SNCF, the state-owned national rail operator.
The Thomson-Houston Electric Company was a manufacturing company which was one of the precursors of the General Electric company.
A tilting train is a train that has a mechanism enabling increased speed on regular rail tracks.
CJSC Transmashholding is the largest manufacturer of locomotives and rail equipment in Russia, with annual sales of US$3.2 billion and a workforce of 55,000 people in 2008.
The United States Department of Justice (DOJ), also known as the Justice Department, is a federal executive department of the U.S. government, responsible for the enforcement of the law and administration of justice in the United States, equivalent to the justice or interior ministries of other countries. The department was formed in 1870 during the Ulysses S. Grant administration. The Department of Justice administers several federal law enforcement agencies including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). The department is responsible for investigating instances of financial fraud, representing the United States government in legal matters (such as in cases before the Supreme Court), and running the federal prison system. The department is also responsible for reviewing the conduct of local law enforcement as directed by the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994. The department is headed by the United States Attorney General, who is nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate and is a member of the Cabinet. The current Attorney General is Jeff Sessions.
The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ and referred to as the dollar, U.S. dollar, or American dollar) is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories per the United States Constitution since 1792.
Vossloh AG is a rail technology company based in Werdohl in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Washwood Heath is a ward in Birmingham, within the formal district of Hodge Hill, roughly two miles north-east of Birmingham city centre, England.
The X'Trapolis Mega is an electric multiple unit, part of the X'Trapolis family, built by Gibela (a joint venture between French company Alstom and South African interests) for the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) that operates in Metrorail commuter service.