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Energy with a future

Story: 08.04.2016

Italian record: 394 km/h – with catenary wires from Alpiq

The Frecciarossa 1000 on a presentation track. (photo: www.bombardier.com)

Recently, on a test rail track, a Frecciarossa train reached a speed of almost 394 km/h. This record-breaking feat was made possible by – amongst other things – specially strengthened catenary wires from Alpiq EnerTrans S.p.A. The high-speed rail network in Italy is a success story – not least thanks to Alpiq.

Story: 30.04.2015

Expo 2015: built on dedication and efficiency, provided by Alpiq InTec

Expo 2015 in Milano - Zero

Alpiq InTec has constructed two pavilions and equipped them with the latest building technology for Expo 2015, which opens its doors tomorrow. After the general contractor was forced to declare bankruptcy, Alpiq InTec took over the project in partnership with another company – with great success. However, the project was a real race against time.

Media Release: 12.03.2015 07:00

Alpiq acquires specialist in railway infrastructure

Balfour Beatty Rome Metro

Zurich – Alpiq is investing in the rail infrastructure market with the acquisition of Balfour Beatty Rail S.p.A., the Italian engineering and contracting expert in railway and mass transit electrification systems, which specialises in design, procurement, installation and commissioning of turnkey and renewals railway projects. This transaction is ...

Story: 23.09.2013

Alpiq InTec Milano carries out electrical installations at the Turin headquarters of Intesa Sanpaolo

Torre Intesa Sanpaolo Torino

In spring 2014, the new Turin headquarters of the Intesa Sanpaolo bank group will be opened. At a height of 166 metres, it is “only” the second-tallest building in the city – but certainly the most technologically advanced. Alpiq InTec Milano is responsible for the electrical and special technical installations.