Ansaldo STS is actively involved in programmes to communicate and interact with the communities in which it operates. It promotes scientific, cultural and social progress by taking part in research projects with national and EU institutions on ICT and the sustainability of transportation systems, and also encourages technological and managerial training through partnerships with universities.

 

2017

Highlights

 

180 articles published on the new Intranet
67000 Linkedin followers
88 events
Framework agreements and partnerships with universities
Founding member ofShift2Rail
Member of the UNIFE Sustainability Committee

 

Targets achieved

in 2017

 

 

  • COMMITMENTS UNDERTAKEN IN 2016 ACTIVITIES CARRIED OUT IN 2017
    RESEARCH PROJECTS
    Participation in the IN2STEM PO project that aims to define solutions for smart energy management. Launch of the project and the participation of Ansaldo STS in IN2STEMPO for the definition of intelligent energy management system solutions and future solutions for stations.
    Participation in the CONNECTIVE project that will provide a technical framework and a set of tools for a rail sector digital transformation. Launch of the project and the participation of Ansaldo STS in CONNECTIVE, which will define a new level of interoperability and access to the services and data of transport systems in a multimodal distributed environment.
    UNIVERSITIES
    Continue the collaboration with major Italian universities in order to share training activities and find talented students that meet Company needs. The premises were set for being part of the steering committee for studies at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the University of Genoa.
    An investment program has been defined for 2018 that involves recruiting young electrical and mechanical engineers to grow and train on our worldwide projects.
  • COMMITMENTS UNDERTAKEN IN 2016 ACTIVITIES CARRIED OUT IN 2017
    TRADE ASSOCIATIONS
    Continue to play an active role in trade associations and, in particular, take initiative as part of the UNIFE Sustainability Committee. Ansaldo STS continued to play an active role in trade associations. It is part of the Steering Committee of IRIS (International Railway Industry Standard) and the Advisory Board which manages the interface between IRIS and the main European railway operators. The IRIS standard is promoted by UNIFE, the Association of European Railway Industries.
    THE MEDIA AND SUSTAINABILITY COMMUNICATIONS
    Develop initiatives related to CSR and to internal corporate culture. 180 articles have been published on the corporate intranet, including many concerning CSR and the Environment, Health and Safety. Ansaldo STS India has also set up the Social Committee to promote many Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives.
    Participate in Hitachi social Innovation Forum and share and present products and objectives on social innovation. Ansaldo STS participated in the Hitachi Social Innovation forum in Milan (Italy) and Brisbane (Australia).
    Participate in CSR Forum (“Salone della CSR”) as external proof of the commitment of Ansaldo STS. The company took part in the CSR and innovation Exhibition held in Milan on 3 and 4 October on the topics of web sustainability reporting and sustainable mobility. An article was also published on Ansaldo STS's commitment to the magazine "CSR Oggi."
    Support and participate in further initiatives together with the Global Compact Italia Network Association. Ansaldo STS founding member of the Global Compact Italia Network Association has signed for the seventh consecutive year the commitments to the Global Compact.
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