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Postal address Corporate Headquarter:
Carretera de Llers a Hostalets GIP-5107, km 1
E-17730 Llers. Girona. Spain
Telephone +34 972 67 88 00Fax +34 972 51 45 30E-mail Web
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Postal address Establishment in France (Operations Control Centre):
Poste de Contrôle LGV Perpignan – Figueras
Chemin de Balmourène
F-66740 Montesquieu-des-Alberes. France

Telephone +33 4 68 68 46 80Fax +33 4 68 68 46 83
Company data
Management team

Chief Executive Officer: Petros Papaghiannakis. Chief Operating Officer: Petros Papaghiannakis.

Main products and services

Top product: OPERATOR: International Section of Rail Traffic between Spain and France.

Activity TP Ferro is a Spain-registered Company acting as a railway Infrastructure Manager (IM) whose shareholders are the Spanish Group ACS and the French Group Eiffage, each one having a 50% stake. The object of the ad-hoc Company is the financing, design, built, operation and maintenance of the double-track high-speed , interoperable and compliant to the TSI, railway line, designed for mixed traffic (passengers and freight), between Figueras and Perpignan. According to the Concession Contract signed between TP Ferro, the Spanish and French governments, the concession period extends over fifty-three (53) years, including five (5) years for construction. In accordance to the bi-national aspect of the Concession Contract, the Company has a permanent establishment in France.
Activities by year

In 2015: The line has been delivered into commercial service for 300 kph operations, in January 17th 2013. The International Section offers significant travel times reductions between Spain and France, while offering a permanent solution to previous travel disruptions on the existing conventional railway networks of the two countries. Having a capacity with headways of less than 5 minutes per travel direction, the alignment has been designed for a 350 kph operation speed for passengers´ trains and 120 kph operation speed for freight trains. From en operations point of view, year 2015 has been another year of commercial operations during which TP Ferro, acting as an Infrastructure Manager, demonstrated and confirmed its capability to operate and maintain the International Section according the Concession Contract´s specifications. The line is mixed, allowing the simultaneous traffic and crossing of high-speed trains travelling at 300 kph and freight trains travelling at 100 kph with no restrictions. Freight trains up to 750 m are authorized, and even up to 850 m if necessary while the maximum authorized axle load is 22,5 t/axle.

Certifications Quality and Environment: In addition to the Safety Certificate provided by the National Safety Authorities, Ministerio de Fomento in Spain and EPSF in France, TP Ferro Concessionaire SA implements an Integrated Management System (IMS). The system responds to all relevant standards’ requirements: ISO 9001 version 2008, ISO 14 001 version 2004, OHSAS 18 001 version 2007, the railway safety management system. The IMS enables the Infrastructure Manager to optimize the processes in order to improve the fulfilment of all legal and contractual obligations.
Share capital 51,4 million Euro
No. of employees 82 persons
Activities Infraestructure construction, Maintenance, Railway transport operator, Others.
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