Rolling stock fleet planning

 Arterail provides the following services:

  • Drawing up of traffic forecasts
  • Analysis of the state of existing rolling stock and its remaining lifespan, with or without renovation
  • Definition of strategy for rolling stock technology
  • Definition of the characteristics of future rolling stocks
  • Drawing up of a rolling stock master plan: acquisition, sale, refurbishment, scrapping
  • Assessment of impacts on infrastructure: stations, workshops, signalling
  • Construction of financial simulations and comparison of alternatives
  • Support in decision-making


Consultancy for rolling stock acquisition

Arterail supports rolling stock owners in their acquisition projects :

  • Definition of functional specifications
  • Preparation of tender documents
  • Support for the tender process, including analysis of offers
  • Contracts negociation with rolling stock manufacturer
  • Monitoring of engineering, manufacturing and tests
  • Support for commissioning of rolling stock
  • Support for homologation


Rolling stock modification

Arterail provides services related to rolling stock modification : feasibility studies, engineering, procurement, installation and tests.

  • Interiors: seats, ceilings, floors, doors, lighting, storage, toilet units
  • Heating, ventilation and air-conditioning
  • Passenger information systems
  • CCTV systems
  • Passenger counting systems
  • Driver’s compartment: console, seats, air-conditioning
  • Cabling
  • Traction system
  • etc.

We deliver full project management, from preliminary studies to implementation with our own technical teams and with our partners workshops.


Type of rolling stock

  • Tramways
  • Subways
  • Electrical multiple units
  • Diesel multiple units
  • Locomotives
  • Passenger coaches
  • Freight cars
  • Hstorical vehicles