Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane Group is a point of reference for the railway and roadway sector around the world both because of its financial results and also for the level of professionalism associated with its use of innovative technologies. Directly or through Group companies, FS Italiane has acquired and established companies in Germany, Greece, United Kingdom, France and the Netherlands, and has established numerous branches in Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa, South America, Asia and Oceania.
The FLOW Consortium, comprised of FS Italiane, Ansaldo STS, and Alstom, was awarded the management of Operation & Maintenance services of lines 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the Riyadh Metro (Saudi Arabia) for a period of 12 years. On September 18, 2018, ArRiyadh Development Authority (ADA), the Government Agency for Urban Development and Mobility of Riyadh, sent the tender award letter. The contract has a maximum economic value of about 2.9 billion dollars, while FS Italiane's share amounts to one billion dollars.
The engineering company of the FS Italiane Group has been awarded, in joint venture with Lombardi SA, a contract for the planning and management of the construction of the "Himalayan Tunnel".
Development of the railway business in Europe and in non-EU markets, future scenarios for competition in the transport market on the Old Continent, and strategies to export Italian railway know-how abroad.