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Blog 2024 FROM GCF - Generale Costruzioni Ferroviarie


Rejuvenates the historic "watchmakers' line"

Rejuvenates the historic "watchmakers' line"

Work started by GCF on the line from Besançon to Switzerland

GCF France at work in Burgundy-Franche-Comté on the renovation and rehabilitation of Railway Line 872 000, a historic mountain line that has linked Besançon to La Chaux-de-Fonds in Switzerland since 1884. The modernization work, planned by SNCF Réseau, operator of the French rail network, was awarded - for the part concerning the track equipment - to the consortium formed by GCF France, ETF, Feroway and Champenoise.

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Suite Rapide 2024: start in Limoges

Suite Rapide 2024: start in Limoges

GCF's new fast renovation site launched

Two months of work for the first Suite Rapide's construction site of the year. Epicentre Limoges, capital of the Haute Vienne sector in New Aquitaine, the birthplace of Renoir, famous since the Middle Ages for its fine porcelain. Here GCF-Transalp made its debut on Monday 29 with the railway renewal convoy.

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Master Engineers 2024 kicks off

Master Engineers 2024 kicks off

Enrolment open until January 31th

Last days for enrolment - extended from 15 to 31 January - in the 2nd Level University Master's Degree Course in Railway Infrastructure and Systems Engineering proposed by La Sapienza University of Rome also for 2024 with the collaboration of major companies in the railway sector.

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11 years in Suite Rapide for France

11 years in Suite Rapide for France

Over 2,100 km renewed by GCF-Transalp's convoys

Eleven years of fast renovation, more than 2,100 kilometres of ballast renewal and track, rail and sleeper replacements. With 2023, the GCF-Transalp's railways are sealing a commitment that in 132 months has seen them operate more than 60 renovation sites in 'Suite Rapide', and they are preparing to tackle further and quickly, new sites planned in France in 2024.

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Top 200 Builders: GCF Confirms the 8th position

Top 200 Builders: GCF Confirms the 8th position

First specialist in the Construction firms Rankings

First specialist and 8th overall in the Top 200 ranking compiled again this year by Studio Guamari. GCF Railway company, together with Gefer, also confirms for 2023 its leadership role among specialists and its prestigious position among Construction Firms.

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Felix Industry: GCF in the Roll of Honor 2023

Felix Industry: GCF in the Roll of Honor 2023

High Honor of Budget for virtuous enterprises

Performing at the management level, financially reliable, sustainable. These are the 196 most competitive companies in Italy honored on Monday in Milan with the High Honor of Budget, Industria Felix Award. Also on the catwalk of honor at Palazzo Mezzanotte was GCF, the only one representing the Railway Construction Sector.

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