Ansaldo STS operates daily with the aim of improving quality of life by designing new transport systems which, every day, safely carry millions of people and materials without polluting, by developing increasingly compact and energy-efficiency hardware, by researching new green technologies and, above all, by optimizing consumption and avoiding waste.

Today the Ansaldo STS team within the Hitachi group can further develop its innovative approach, also by tapping the group’s references in the Big Data and Internet of Things field. It is now possible to come up with solutions that improve performance and services offered by combining different technologies.

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOR CUTTING EDGE PRODUCTS AND SOLUTIONS

In 2016, Ansaldo STS invested approximately €38.6 million in research and development to supply its customers and end users with cutting-edge products and solutions and the very best railway and urban rail transport system design and construction methods and procedures in order to increase safety and reduce their direct and indirect environmental impact.

SAFETY AND RELIABILITY

Ansaldo STS ensures that it develops and delivers products, applications and systems that are: safe, in compliance with Italian and international laws and reliable, pursuant to its customers’ needs and its internal quality standards. It achieves this through RAMS (Reliability, Availability, Maintainability & Safety) activities.

PRODUCTS AND SOLUTIONS THAT RESPECT THE ENVIRONMENT

For Ansaldo STS, innovation is synonymous with respect for the environment. It is committed to researching products and solutions that contribute to reducing energy and raw materials consumption. It pays increasing attention to using environmentally-friendly materials, starting at the design stage.