20. October 2017
Austria, the leading independent manufacturer of electromechanical equipment powering railway rolling stock and its subsidiary
TSI, showcased their exhibits at the American Public Transportation Association´s (APTA) Expo 2017 from October 09-11 at the
Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta (USA). APTA Expo is the premier trade fair for products, technology and services
for public transportation in the North American market.
08. September 2017
recent contracts won, TSA reached another milestone in the company history:
TSA technology now helps running vehicles
across one third of all railway countries of the world and enables transport companies to move people and goods safely and
effectively through their networks.
07. September 2017
Linz AG Linien, the
public transport operator in Linz (A), will expand its fleet by 20 double-articulated Exqui.City tram-buses. The new vehicles
with the futuristic Cityrunner look will be equipped with an innovative drive technology which is unique in Austria: Linz´s
new zero-emission trolley tram-buses will be entirely electrically operated and powered by two maintenance-free asynchronous
motors including a battery-powered reserve drive. The battery is charged during the ride through the overhead line or by its
regenerative brake. This innovative technology makes it possible to cover short-distance routes catenary free.
01. September 2017
We are proud to announce that
Medha Traction Equipments Pvt. Ltd., our Joint Venture in Hyderabad, India, has manufactured more than 1500 machines since
the opening of the production site in 2012. On August 10, 2017 a small get-together was organized to celebrate the production
of the 1500th machine.
Congratulations on this remarkable success from all the colleagues at TSA in Wiener Neudorf!
08. August 2017
The Australian cities
Canberra and Newcastle launched revitalization projects including the introduction of new tram routes for a modern city center
mobility. Transport Canberra Light Rail is responsible for operating a new line of 12 km length, providing a corridor between
Canberra‘s government district and the area of Gungahlin. With a new tram line which will be 3 km long, the municipal administration
of Newcastle is planning to combine a new beginning and modern aesthetics with former times of tramway operation for the city.
The opening of the two new traffic routes is scheduled for 2019.
23. June 2017
Traktionssysteme Bosnia has
successfully completed the surveillance audit for ISO 9001 and the IRIS certification renewal (International Railway Industry
Standard). In addition to a successful revision, the company also gained a higher number of points in the IRIS evaluation
system compared to the previous years. This is a result of combined efforts from Traktionssysteme Austria’s and Traktionssysteme
Bosnia’s hardworking people.
12. June 2017
Traktionssysteme Austria has completed
the changeover to the new ISO revision of the ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 standards and successfully completed the Repeat Audit
carried out by Quality Austria, including the standards IRIS and ISO 50001.
23. March 2017
Traktionssysteme Austria participated
in the company competition for the State Prize for Corporate Quality 2017. Due to the achieved result, Traktionssysteme Austria
was included in the list of Austria´s excellent companies and may use the logo „Exzellentes Unternehmen Österreichs
2017“ (Excellent Austrian Company) for its own purposes.
01. March 2017
In the latest video of our successful format
TSA Company Newsflash, we show you optimized workflows in our manufacturing hall which helped us in achieving additional cost
saving in the fields of energy, optimized resource utilization and smart maintenance of operating equipment.
27. February 2017
was significantly involved in the International Conference "more drive - Efficient Machinery and Drives for Industrial
and Mobility Applications (Austrian Electrotechnical Association - OVE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
- IEEE)" at the House of Industry in Vienna from January 25-26, 2017.
03. February 2017
TSA was awarded by CAF, Construcciones
y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles, S.A. in Spain, to design and deliver traction motors for CIVITY UK, a low floor train solution
which was developed for commuter and regional services. The train operator ARRIVA UK will strengthen its service by purchasing
43 Civity electric trains which can reach a maximum speed of 160 km/h.
19. January 2017
Stadler Rail completed the first sale of its new
broad-gauge trams on the Russian Market: Saint Petersburg ordered 23 Metelitsa (Метелица) trams. The vehicles are being produced
in great measure at the Stadler Minsk factory and in Switzerland. The first six vehicles will be handed over at the end of
19. January 2017
The Glasgow Subway is an underground metro
line in Scotland´s biggest city. It is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world after the London Underground
and the Budapest Metro and was opened in December 1896. In a consortium with Ansaldo STS, Stadler Rail won a tender in 2016
for 17 new vehicles. The completely modernized system will have a fleet of 17 driverless trains.