With over 150 years of history and proven success, Ansaldo STS employs more than 4,100 people worldwide to develop the most advanced signalling technologies and related systems and delivers completely integrated Transportation Solutions.
As an expert in rail signalling, Ansaldo STS provides design, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and maintenance of a wide range of automation and automatic control systems and equipment. Our goal is to meet the expectations of our clients through outstanding customer service, increased flexibility and greater value, thus optimizing system functionalities and improving operational efficiency.
With 60 production and engineering sites in 28 countries, Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in the rail industry. We cover the full spectrum of rail solutions, ranging from complete trains to sub-systems, maintenance services, system integration and signalling. Our installed base of rolling stock exceeds 100,000 rail cars and locomotives worldwide. Our 37,000 employees continue a proud tradition of delivering ingenious rail transportation solutions, including: rail vehicles, propulsion and control, bogies, services, transportation systems and rail control solutions.
Concepts that make transport more efficient are in demand with the ever-increasing need for mobility. With our long-standing transport expertise and our IT know-how, we are constantly developing new, intelligent mobility solutions that increase availability of infrastructure, optimize throughput and improve passenger experience. It’s in how we electrify, automate and digitalize infrastructure that we’re setting the benchmark for tomorrow’s mobility – today.
SYSTRA Group was established in 1957 to export French engineering experience overseas. Today we have 6,100 engineers and transport planners, based in 80 countries across the globe. In the UK and Ireland we have over 400 employees.
We are jointly owned by two major French public transport operators, RATP and SNCF. We believe this provides a unique wealth of experience to complement our engineering and transport planning expertise. Our goal is to create a world where mass transport is sustainable, accessible and value for money.
Egis is an international group offering engineering, project structuring and operations services. In engineering and consulting its sectors of activity include transport, urban development, building, industry, water, environment and energy.
In roads and airports its offer is enlarged to encompass project structuring, equity investment, turnkey systems delivery, operation and mobility services. Employing 13,800 people, including 8,300 in engineering, the group generated a managed turnover of €1.020 billion in 2016. Egis is 75%-owned by the French “Caisse des Dépôts” and 25%-owned by Partner managers (Iosis Partenaires), and by employees (“FCPE” shareholding fund).
Ericsson is a world leader in communications technology and services with headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. Our organization consists of more than 111,000 experts who provide customers in 180 countries with innovative solutions and services. Together we are building a more connected future where anyone and any industry is empowered to reach their full potential. Net sales in 2016 were SEK 222.6 billion (USD 24.5 billion). The Ericsson stock is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and on NASDAQ in New York.
Thales is a global player in the field of ground transportation systems. Our expertise ranges from greenfield projects to upgrades and modernisation of existing infrastructure. We are able to offer an extensive portfolio of electronic and IT systems to urban transport operators: Signalling, Traffic Supervision, Communications, Security and Revenue Collection. Compatible with any type of rolling stock, operators can be trusted to offer the best experience and journey to passengers.
As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €7.3 billion and booked €10.0 billion of orders in the 2016/17 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 32,800 people.
IKOS is the leading consulting company specialized in railways. The company was founded in 2005 by two accomplished engineers who were confident of the potential of the railway industry. IKOS has now 650 consultants and 14 subsidiaries in 8 countries. For more than 10 years, IKOS has been able to support its clients on numerous innovative technological projects that meet the major challenges of our time. IKOS is highly involved in innovation and created its own R&D department in 2015, IKOS Lab. In January 2017, IKOS announced its partnership with TransPod to work on the 5th mode of transportation, Hyperloop.
The Voestalpine SIGNALING group offers innovative point operating, locking and monitoring equipment, system solutions for signaling, diagnostic systems for fixed assets and rolling stock, as well as a comprehensive range of services. Our products can be found in railway networks all over the world, serving urban transportation, heavy haul freight, high-speed and conventional railways. Voestalpine SIGNALING is providing a portfolio of Diagnostic and Monitoring Technologies to its customers. Wayside monitoring solutions are using different types of sensors, based on a variety of measurement technologies (infrared, fibre optic, acoustic, optical, etc). Various user applications are available for alarming and intervention, advanced analysis and for condition based maintenance of railway assets.
ClearSy specializes in safety critical systems for railway industry. From design to commissioning, ClearSy develops SIL0 to SIL4 certified systems, system and associated certificate. Our expertise includes data validation, system verification and safety demonstration. Also we developp and sell the B formal method that has the potential to disrupt safety critical system development. ClearSy proposes solutions to increase passenger flow and safety of the busiest lines, improve train operation safety, reduce costs incurred by safety system development and verify safety critical systems. ClearSy works on a lot of driverless metro applications (ATP), in partneship with industrials and end users.
If you’ve ever seen a rocket launch, flown on an airplane, driven a car, used a computer, touched a mobile device, crossed a bridge, or put on wearable technology, chances are you've used a product where ANSYS software played a critical role in its creation. ANSYS is the global leader in engineering simulation. We help the world’s most innovative companies deliver radically better products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software, we help them solve the most complex design challenges and create products limited only by imagination. Founded in 1970, ANSYS employs thousands of professionals, many of whom are expert M.S. and Ph.D.-level engineers in finite element analysis, computational fluid dynamics, electronics, semiconductors, embedded software and design optimization. Headquartered south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., ANSYS has more than 75 strategic sales locations throughout the world with a network of channel partners in 40+ countries.