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Siemens and Cofely-Fabricom consortium win €510m ETCS Level 2 contract in Belgium
Belgian railway infrastructure operator Infrabel has awarded a €510m contract to a consortium comprising Siemens and an infrastructure development firm Cofely-Fabricom, to modernise large sections of its railway network.

Alstom to deliver eight Régiolis trains for France’s Midi-Pyrénées
Alstom has secured a €46m contract to deliver eight additional Régiolis (Coradia Polyvalent) multiple units to the French region of Midi-Pyrénées.

Skoda Transportation acquires majority stake in Finland’s Transtech
Czech engineering company Skoda Transportation has completed the acquisition of the controlling stake in Finnish rolling stock manufacturer Transtech from investment company Pritech Oy for an undisclosed amount.

Alstom wins protection and control systems contract for UK Crossrail project
Alstom’s UK Grid business has secured a contract from Crossrail to install protection and control systems at four major central section traction power substations.