15 February 2011, 11:00 am

The Raggruppamento Temporaneo di Imprese (RTI), led by Ansaldo STS (STS.MI), a Finmeccanica company, awarded the work for the technological upgrade of the conventional lines on the Turin-Padua route worth a total of approximately EUR 486 million. The share of the deal relating to Ansaldo STS comes to approximately EUR 200 million.

The Turin-Padua route is part of the European project to ensure the interoperability of trains on Europe’s railway lines and forms an integral part of Corridor D (Lisbon- Kiev), which provides for building the ERTMS/ETCS L 2 systems.