06 June 2006, 17:15 pm

Ansaldo STS will supply and install the signaling system of the cross-border section Figueras – Perpignan, including a tunnel underneath the Pyrenees

Established Ansaldo Signal España to better manage railway opportunities in one of the most active railway markets in Europe.

Ansaldo STS has obtained, through its French subsidiary CSEE Transport, a contract to supply, install, test and commission the signalling system that will connect the French and Spanish railway networks via a newly built High Speed line of 44.5 km between Perpignan and Figueras, including an 8.4 km tunnel underneath the Pyrenees.

The contract is worth € 8M and works will be completed in February 2009.