• Highly specialized in  railway construction work

    Highly specialized in
    railway construction work

  • High speed

    High speed

  • Maintenance

    Maintenance

  • Electrification

    Electrification

  • Renewal / Rehabilitation

    Renewal / Rehabilitation

  • Signalling

    Signalling

  • Construction

    Construction

  • Metro Lines

    Metro Lines

  • Present everywhere

    Present everywhere

  • Highly specialized in  railway construction work
  • High speed
  • Maintenance
  • Electrification
  • Renewal / Rehabilitation
  • Signalling
  • Construction
  • Metro Lines
  • Present everywhere

Sixty-five years of history...

We have over 60 years of excellence in the railway infrastructures field. We especially focus on innovation and performance times. Experience, efficiency, speed and reliability are the keywords in our Mission.
Sixty-five years of history...

GCF

Generale Costruzioni Ferroviarie

Sixty-five years of history...

GCF

A "pioneering" image of railway construction sites

... of investments in machinery and technology...

We rely on a large pool of high-efficiency production machinery
so that GCF can compete on an international scale in terms of services, lead time, safety and process and product quality.
... of investments in machinery and technology...

Machine Fleet.

Over 600 machines, for any situation.

... of investments in machinery and technology...

Matisa P 95

One of the top performing re-laying trains
at work on-site in France.

...of projects in Italy and abroad.

Experience, recent technologies, modern machines:
GCF takes up the challenges directly on site to overcome obstacles, innovate processes and finalise its organisational and execution models.
...of projects in Italy and abroad.

Operations

Railway infrastructures, Electrification, Signalling, Maintenance

...of projects in Italy and abroad.

Operations

Railway infrastructures, Electrification, Signalling, Maintenance

Railway works

are our business

Generale Costruzioni Ferroviarie: Highly specialized in railway construction work

Our sites do our talking for us

News from GCF S.p.A

  • The Monte Ceneri Tunnel - an innovative worksite
  • ANCE 2017: GCF ranked 15th
  • GCF's Suite Rapide renewal lot is 95% completed
  • Ceneri MX08 concrete mixer wins best railway innovation award
  • GCF with the top companies at Expoferroviaria 2017
  • First track laid in the Ceneri Tunnel
  • Rabat-Agdal runs on GCF rails
  • GCF in Suite Rapide on the Paris-Marseille line
  • GCF at the International Exhibition for Track Technology
  • Preliminary tests for the Ceneri Tunnel railway track
  • The Monte Ceneri Tunnel - an innovative worksite

    GCF machines and procedures for the Monte Ceneri track.

    GCF's work on the railway track in the Monte Ceneri Base Tunnel features specially designed machines and innovative solutions.
    This has been highlighted by the magazine "Strade e Autostrade" which, in the latest September/October issue, dedicated a special article to GCF's worksite in Switzerland and drew attention to the unique engineering solutions adopted at the site which is a vital stage of the NFTA project.

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  • ANCE 2017: GCF ranked 15th

    GCT ranked 15th among the Italian super construction companies abroad.

    "The successes that our companies have achieved abroad are something for the country to be proud of". The President of ANCE (the Italian Association of Private Construction Contractors), Giuliano Campana, had this to say when commenting on the 2017 Report on the presence of construction companies abroad, presented to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs a few days ago.
    Once again, GCF is ranked 15th among the Top 30: a significant result since it is the first of the companies that operate exclusively in the railway construction industry.

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  • GCF's Suite Rapide renewal lot is 95% completed

    GCF Suite Rapide 2013-2017 almost completed.

    With 95% of the work completed, GCF prepares to deliver the 900 kilometres of renewed railway line which are part of Lot 2 of the Suite Rapide 2013-2017 programme to France by the end of the year.

    GCF, head of the Transalp Renouvellement consortium, has opened 16 worksites in France since 2013, managed with its super convoy consisting of the best, highest performing machinery: a real mobile workshop that employs over 200 people.

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  • Ceneri MX08 concrete mixer wins best railway innovation award

    Ditecfer gives an award to the MX08 concrete mixer used by GCF at the Monte Ceneri Tunnel.

    A prestigious award goes to the MX08, one of the innovative machines used by GCF on the railway track in the Monte Ceneri Base Tunnel.
    The award is given as part of the Ditecfer Railway Contest 2017, an event promoted by the Railway Technological District of Tuscany which, for the third year running, was open to all companies based in Italy who have developed their innovations in the railway sector in our country.

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  • GCF with the top companies at Expoferroviaria 2017

    At the Expoferroviaria 2017 trade fair in Milan, a showcase of national excellence.

    GCF will appear alongside the big railway companies at Expoferroviaria 2017, the Italian showcase for railway technology, products and systems which will be held from 3 to 5 October at Fiera Milano.

    The exhibition area of Fiera Milano in Rho consists of 20 large exhibition halls placed on both sides of a pedestrian walkway which is over 1 kilometre long. The complex has 345,000 square metres of covered exhibition space and 60,000 square metres of outdoor exhibition space.

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  • First track laid in the Ceneri Tunnel

    Work on Monte Ceneri Base Tunnel track officially gets under way.

    With a press conference and visit to the Camorino site on Thursday 27 July, AlpTransit Gotthard formally began the first stage of the Railway Technology batches that have been assigned to Generale Costruzioni Ferroviarie.
    A true "handing-over ceremony" took place over a week ago when the Condotte-Cossi Group delivered the Monte Ceneri Tunnel to its client, Alp Transit, the company that holds a 100% stake in the Swiss Federal Railways.

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  • Rabat-Agdal runs on GCF rails

    GCF in Morocco - where development begins with railway stations

    GCF began work on the new Rabat-Agdal railway station at top speed and with excellent performance. The project, which was inaugurated on March 7 2016 by His Majesty King Mohammed VI, is one of the most high-tech in Morocco. It joins the construction project for the new Rabat-City station and the launch of the Kingdom’s first high-speed line and symbolises the process of innovation and modernization set in motion and implemented by the Sovereign.

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  • GCF in Suite Rapide on the Paris-Marseille line

    Second Suite Rapide 2017 worksite on the Paris-Marseille line almost completed

    60 kilometres of renewed railway line in just 60 days. On the Paris-Lyon-Marseille line, GCF, head of the Transalp Renouvellement consortium, has completed the third stage of the Suite Rapide renewal work on the Montereau-St Florentin section. In 14 work day's time, the second of the year's 4 Suite Rapide worksites will also be completed.

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  • GCF at the International Exhibition for Track Technology

    An international showcase for GCF at the 27th IAF

    New generation machinery and technologies on a scale of 1:1. Plus the chance for decision makers to come face to face with the top companies in railway construction - GCF for Italy - and their latest technical and operational innovations used in the construction, renewal and maintenance of railway infrastructures.e.

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  • Preliminary tests for the Ceneri Tunnel railway track

    At Monte Ceneri GCF tests innovative methods, procedures and machinery

    Three months of strenuous preliminary tests. At the Camorino worksite, Generale Costruzioni Ferroviarie has begun the preliminary stages of work on the Ceneri Base Tunnel railway track.
    The preliminary tests, which are common practice on all sites, are particularly important here not only due to the strategic importance of the Monte Ceneri tunnel in Europe but, above all, because of the numerous innovations designed and developed by GCF for the Alp Transit site.

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