Ansaldo STS involved in the High Speed Verona Padova project and new signaling contract from RFI
Ansaldo STS (STS.MI), following the recent CIPE resolution concerning the approval of the definitive project for the Verona-Vicenza junction, the first functional section of the Verona-Padova High Speed line, communicates its involvement in the project execution through the participation in the IRICAV DUE consortium (composed by Astaldi at 37.49%, Salini Impregilo 34.10%, Ansaldo STS 17.05%, Società Italiana per Condotte d’Acqua 11.35%, Fintecna 0.01%), as concession’s owner. The amount of Ansaldo STS scope of work is about EURO 336 million.
Ansaldo STS has also been awarded of a contract worth EURO 40 million by RFI (Rete Ferroviaria Italiana) for the supply of ACC and ACC-M signaling equipment. Scope of the contract for Ansaldo STS is to supply all the components for the Computer-Based Interlocking System (also as a Multi-station), such as: the Central Post that carries out vital operations, users interfaces both for operators and maintenance staff, the peripheral units and object control devices (signals, switches, track circuits).
The scope of work also includes innovative system configuration and verification tools developed by Ansaldo STS, which allow a faster and faster design and activation phase.
Ansaldo STS is worldwide leader in the railway market, with over a century of experience in the development and supply of innovative technologies.