Adapting to the austerity agenda

October 2011
Railway Gazette International;Oct2011, Vol. 167 Issue 10, p26
Trade Publication
The article presents the views of Francois Lâcote, Alstom's senior vice-president and technical advisor, at the Expo 1520 event near Moscow, Russia, regarding the choice facing countries with a political will to invest in inter-city rail. He predicts the evolution of the European inter-city rail market and notes Alstom's Pendolino design. The walls preventing a free flow of technical information between operator and manufacturer are also noted.


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