The continuously improving results achieved on the Italian network and the prestigious awards received at international level allow the Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane Group to strengthen its position within Europe and in other international markets.
The Mediterranean, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, the Balkans, Latin America, USA, India and Australia are the main areas where Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane is active, exporting Italian excellence to develop railway networks in those countries.
The main services offered in the international market relate to engineering, the management of passenger transport, logistics, infrastructures and stations.
Italferr's role on the international stage
Italferr is an engineering service company for traditional, high-velocity and urban transport which deals with planning, management and supervision of work, construction tender projects and project management activity for large infrastructure investments by the FS Italiane Group. Italferr works in Italia and in 40 other countries around the world (Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Turkey, Iran, Asia, India and the Americas).
Overseas contracts recently acquired by Italferr, together with Generali Costruzioni Ferroviarie (Gcf) and Mermec (measurement specialists) include: the new high-speed Tehran-Qom-Esfahan (440 kilometres electrified twin-track) which will link the main cities in Iran; the rail link between Esenboga Airport and Ankara (27 km) in Turkey; the design of a 750 metre-long suspension railway bridge between Katra and Reasi, above a 200-metre drop, in India; the renewal of the French railway network; infrastructure installations in the Ceneri Base Tunnel, in the Canton of Ticino; inspection of the Finnish rail network; inspection of the railway network of the City of San Francisco and the Bay counties in the United States.
Through these foreign contracts, Italferr confirms its role as a global player in designing large-scale works, exporting internationally the know how of Italian railways, which is appreciated throughout the world.