Alstom has been awarded a contract by the Houston Airport System to provide 10 years of operations and maintenance services for the Skyway automated people mover system at George Bush Intercontinental Airport.
The contract is valued at approximately $105 million and includes 24-hour train operations and dispatching as well as maintenance of the Innovia vehicle fleet, guideway, signaling system, and facilities, including stations and the maintenance building. The contract follows a previous 10-year services contract with Bombardier Transportation, which is now part of Alstom.
In other recent news, Alstom will also operate and maintain the new automated people mover system under construction at Los Angeles International Airport. The contract is part of LAX Integrated Express Solutions (LINXS).