Alstom to develop mainline and urban transport in IranStaff writer ▼ | January 30, 2016
Alstom has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with IDRO - the Industrial Development & Renovation Organization of Iran - to develop industrial cooperation in mainline and urban transport.
Going to Iran A joint-venture is being considered
The aim of the MoU is to initiate discussions for an industrial cooperation as well as train production and maintenance in Iran to better address the country’s needs for mainline and urban transportation.
A joint-venture is also being considered to execute the projects. This partnership would participate in the development of the country’s infrastructure and urban and national public transportation, and contribute to the redynamisation of the local economy.
Alstom is already well established in the Middle East & Africa Region with more than 1,500 employees, 1,400 suppliers and several joint-ventures in Algeria, Morocco and South Africa. ■