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For 125 years, Union Switch & Signal has set the pace for the industry in the development of reliable signaling and train control, wayside equipment and relays. Today, US&S is applying this unique knowledge to the development of advanced rail control systems. These advancements build upon traditional signaling with a new generation of innovative technologies.



ATM and Ansaldo STS to manage the Copenhagen metro system
December 3, 2007   ATM and Ansaldo STS would like to announce that they have formed a new company called INMETRO Srl. Read more... (PDF)

EUR 426 million new orders for Line 6 of the Naples metro
September 28, 2007   Ansaldo STS has won a contract from the Naples local authority to build the Mergellina-Municipio section of Line 6 of the Naples metro. Read more... (PDF)

2007 full-year forcasts for Ansaldo STS
September 28, 2007   Acquisition of new orders in the period: EUR 1.3 – 1.5 billion, raising Ansaldo’s year-end order backlog to around EUR 2.8 – 3.0 billion. Read more... (PDF)

Alsaldo STS board approves the 2007 first-half results
September 27, 2007   The board of directors of Ansaldo STS (STS.MI), headed by Alessandro Pansa, has approved the first-half results to 30 June 2007, which showed an improvement compared to the same period last year. Read more... (PDF)

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority chooses Union Switch & Signal for Kay Interlocking Re-Signaling Project
September 11, 2007   US&S has been awarded a project with Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) for the Kay Interlocking Re-Signaling Project. Scheduled completion of the job is October 2008. Read more... (PDF)

CEO Kenneth R. Burk Resigns; Board Approves Emmanuel Viollet as Interim CEO
July 31, 2007   Union Switch & Signal Inc. (US&S) has announced that Kenneth R. Burk will leave his position as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective July 31, 2007. Read more... (PDF)

Strategic alliance with Chinese IT giant Insigma
May 3, 2007   Ansaldo STS (STS:MI), through its subsidiary, Union Switch & Signal International (USSI), signed an industrial and commercial collaboration agreement with the Chinese company Zhejiang Zheda Insigma Group Company Ltd. ("Insigma") specialising in application software and Information Technology networks and infrastructures. Read more... (PDF)

US&S strengthens overseas presence with Milan Metro contract
February 15, 2007   Union Switch & Signal Inc. (US&S) signed a contract with Ansaldo Trasporti Sistemi Ferroviari S.p.A. (ATSF) to provide the Automatic Train Control (ATC) system for Line 5 of the Milan Metro. Read more...

US&S to provide automatic train control (ATC) system for thessaloniki metro system
February 15, 2007   US&S executed a contract with ATSF to provide all of the ATP, ATO, and ATS functions and capabilities for the Thessaloniki Metro system. Read more...

125 Years of Innovation
February 14, 2007   The Signalmen's Journal
recognizes Union Switch & Signal for 125 Years of Innovation in their 4th Quarter 2006 issue
 (PDF)

US&S Solutions Cut Dark Territory Down to Size
January 23, 2007   Union Switch & Signal Inc. (US&S) has created two new dark territory solutions that help you keep your trains running smoothly. Our selection of solutions for switch monitoring and control reduce the need for unnecessary train stops, thereby increasing efficiency while maintaining crews' safety. Read More... (PDF)

 

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