The 20th edition of NT Expo – Negocios nos Trilhos (Business on Rails) Opens on Tuesday (Nov.7) in Sao Paulo. It is the most important business meeting in Latin American metro-rail industry, bringing together suppliers, specialists and sector entities from cargo and passenger segments. This year, the fair will be held until November 9, at Expo Center Norte – Pavilhão Vermelho.
During the event, presentations will be made on the rail and metro sector and perspectives from the early extensions of concessions for the railway lines in operation, the implementation of the VLT system in Rio de Janeiro, the challenges of integrating public transport, the reforms necessary for the national rail network, among others.
At the trade fair, national and international exhibitors will present the latest in equipment, technology and services of cargo and passenger segments. Among participant companies are Thales, Alstom, Voith Turbo, CRRC (China), Motorola Solutions, Moura Batteries, Kapsch CarrierCom (Austria), Vossloh, Fras-le, Russian Railways (Russia), ArcelorMittal, Greenbrier Maxion, Voestalpine Vae Brazil, among many others.
Exclusive to exhibitors, the Business Round that takes place during NT Expo aims to encourage commercial partnerships between suppliers and buyers. The business meetings are organized by ANPTrilhos (National Association of Railroad Passenger Carriers) and ANTF (National Association of Railroad Carriers).