ANPTrilhos upholds the Program to Support Municipal Concessions launched by the Brazilian government

By Joubert Fortes Flores Filho, President of the council of the National Association of Passenger Rail Operators (ANPTrilhos) Based on the strong demand from the municipal governments and to encourage investments in the infrastructure area, the Brazilian president Michel Temer has signed the Provisional Measure to establish the Program to Support Municipal Concessions, which aims…

ANPTrilhos director participates of CIT Meeting in USA

The New Markets director of ANPTrilhos – National Association of Passenger Rail Operators, Rodrigo Vilaça, represented the entity at the XXVII Inter-American Transportation Chamber (CIT) which took place at the end of May at UN headquarters, in New York, USA. Rodrigo Vilaça made a presentation on the contribution of rail systems for Brazilian mobility.

President and director of ANPTrilhos participate of UITP congress in Canada

ANPtrilhos president, Joubert Flores, and its sustainability and institucional diretor and president of ViaQuatro, Harald Zwetkoff, participated of UITP Global Public Transport Summit organized by UITP, in Montreal, Canada. Joubert Flores was a panel speaker on “Metro Systems: Balancing Performances, Costs and Risks for a better asset management”. While Harald Zwetkoff participated on the panel…

The registrations for the 4th Metrorail Technology and Development Prize ANPTrilhos-CBTU are open

The registration of technical articles is open to compete for the 4th Metrorail Technology and Development Prize ANPTrilhos-CBTU. The registration are going to end on June 2nd and can be made through the link www.aeamesp.org.br/23semana , where the award notice is available in Portuguese. The registration are free. The 4th Metrorail Technology and Development Prize…

Government of Quebec takes part of meeting at ANPTrilhos

The director of Government of Quebec’s office in São Paulo, Thaís Aun, took part at a meeting with the superintendent of ANPTrilhos, Roberta Marchesi, at the entity’s headquarter in Brasília. At the encounter, the panorama of the passenger transport on rails sector was presented and a possible partnership between ANPTrilhos and Quebec was debated. “One…

ANPTrilhos superintendent receives JK Medal

On the International Women’s Day, the superintendent of ANPTrilhos, Roberta Marchesi received in Brasília, Brazil’s capital, an important distinction of the transportation sector, the Ordem do Mérito do Transporte Brasileiro – Medalha JK (Order of Merit of the Brazilian Transportation – JK Medal). The homage is given by the Confederação Nacional do Transporte (CNT) In…