Expo Ferroviaria 2017

The new venue of Rho Fiera in Milan hosts Italy's leading rail event from 3 to 5 October 2017. Strongly supported by the industry, this event reveals a new phase in the development of Italy's regular exhibition of railway technology.

The exhibition is highly-anticipated by the field experts and those interested in the subject. As follows some previews that are put forward: the show-off of new commuters trains by Trenitalia. In order to make a renewal of the regional train fleet, Alstom is involved in the construction in compliance with the framework agreement signed by Hitachi Rail Italy, too.

This edition see the participation of more than 250 exhibitorscoming from 16 countries among which there are the top companies of railway industry at national and international level: Alstom Ferroviaria, Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems Italia, Voith Turbo, Hitachi Rail Italy, Vossloh AG, Faiveley Transport, Wabtec Company, JR-East Japan Railway Company, together with many other companies active in several sectors within the railway trade. 

The new medium load train has been revealed on 3 October at 12:00 at the exhibition stand of Alstom. Italian Ministry of Infrastructures and Transports Graziano Delrio, CEO of Trenitalia Orazio Iacono, CEO and COO of Ferrovie dello Stato Group Renato Mazzoncini and CEO of Alstom Ferroviaria Michele Viale have taken part to the event. 

The exhibition stand of Hitachi Rail Italy shows off models and images of the new regional electrical train named Rock. Another relevant event to be mentioned is the press conference that will focus on the international development of FS Italiane Group.