The tram of Zaragoza (Spain), one of Ingerop’s flagship project, received the Award for the best environmental initiative by GLOBAL LIGHT RAIL AWARDS in London on October 5th, 2016.

This distinction embodies the expertise in systems and operations of Ingerop at all stages of the project, from design to commissioning of the works, not to mention the communication plan throughout the project.

Global Light Rail Awards are organized by Mainspring, editor of the prestigious journal specializing Tramways & Urban Transit. They are a reward reference worldwide for Tramway projects.

In 2012, the tram of Zaragoza had already been awarded the Global Light Rail Awards in the category Best Global Project. British Transport Minister had then presented the award and stressed "the entrepreneurial model, the economic implementation, the contribution of public transport to the city, sustainable development, its modern layout and innovative technology".

The tram of Zaragoza has also received other international awards, such as the UITP Award for Best Urban Integration Project received in Warsaw (International Association of Public Transport - Award for Best Urban Integration) and the European Award "Ville, Rail & Transports" delivered in Paris.

To date, the tram project totals 13 awards in the Sustainability, Accessibility and Customer Service & Planning categories.


Sophie Rapatel
Head of Communication

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