Midwest Maintenance Service,

Iowa-based locomotive repair and refurbishment company Midwest Maintenance Service has been acquired by Metro East Industries. RR Mergers & Acquisitions identified Metro East Industries as a potential purchaser and assisted Midwest Maintenance Service in negotiating the transaction.

Günter Eichhübl

Günter Eichhübl has sold his shares in Traktionssysteme Austria and stepped down as CEO after 21 years with effect from June 30.

Siemens Mobility has appointed Laurent Bouyer as CEO of Siemens Mobility France, with responsibility for business development in France and North Africa. He was previously President of Bombardier Transportation France & Benelux. ‘The opening of the French rail market to competition will lead to exciting new business opportunities for Siemens Mobility France’, said Michael Peter, CEO of Siemens Mobility, on July 1.

Alstom logo on Saint Ouen building France (Alstom A Pavone)

Alstom has obtained Association Française de Normalisation certification for sustainability and corporate social responsibility in the UK, Ireland, Australia and Italy, following on from France in 2019.

Igor Leprince, Group CEO BAI Communications

Telecoms infrastructure company BAI Communications has agreed to acquire Mobilitie, the largest privately held telecommunications infrastructure company in the USA which has agreements to provide wireless communications to the public transport networks in Seattle and the San Francisco Bay Area.