January 10, 2017

Alstom to provide freight locomotive maintenance in Mexico

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ALSTOM announced on January 9 that it has been awarded a contract by Mexican railway operator Ferromex to provide maintenance for 219 locomotives for five years.

The locomotives will be maintained at Ferromex depots located in Torreon, Chihuahua and Guadalajara, and the project is expected to generate 150 direct jobs.

Alstom will apply CBM technologies as well as oil and vibration analysis. Remote monitoring, asset support and predictive analytics solutions will aim to facilitate maintenance while reducing operational costs.

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