Egis Rail

Egis Rail is Egis subsidiary in the urban and rail transport fields: metros, trams, heavy rail.

A focal point for the Group's ambitions, Egis Rail, in combination with Egis' specialist subsidiaries, brings together all of the necessary expertise for guided urban transport and rail: systems, automation, rolling stock, safety, equipment, civil engineering, environment, etc.

Egis Rail has led numerous successful projects in France and in other parts of the world, from preliminary design of public transport systems through to commissioning, and covering all aspects of testing and handover to clients.

The gratitude and loyalty that the firm's clients show results from its ability to blend high value added technical expertise with consideration for users' desires and expectations, based on a corporate culture of firm commitment, responsibility and innovation that is shared by every member of Egis Rail.


  • Jean-François Cazes, Chairman of the administrative Board
  • Olivier Bouvart, Chief Executive Officer
  • Pascal Forté, Senior Executive Vice-President
  • Pierre Tissier, Deputy Chief Executive Officer
  • Bruno Lapeyrie, Business Development Director

Key figures

  • 50 years of experience in urban transport and rail engineering
  • €144 million turnover in 2014
  • 550 employees
  • More than 800 km of tram lines, 750 km of metro and 12,000 km of railway