Rete Ferroviaria Italiana
Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI) is the Italian railway infrastructure manager, subsidiary of Ferrovie dello Stato (FS), a state-owned holding company. RFI is the owner of Italy's railway network, it provides signalling, maintenance and other services for the railway network. It also operates train ferries between the Italian Peninsula and Sicily.
Headquarters in Rome
|Società per Azioni|
|Industry||Rail infrastructure management|
|Founded||1 July 2001|
|Claudia Cattani, chairman and Maurizio Gentile, CEO|
|Services||Rail signalling, maintenance, etc.|
Number of employees
|Parent||Ferrovie dello Stato (FS)|
|Subsidiaries||Bluferries S.r.l., Terminali Italia S.r.l. (89%), TFB Tunnel Ferroviario del Brennero S.p.A. (85.3%), Lyon Turin Ferroviaire SAS (50%), Quadrante Europa Terminal Gate S.p.A. (50%), Terminal Tremestieri S.r.l. (33.33%), Consorzio Metromare dello Stretto (40%), Stretto di Messina S.p.A. (13%)|
|Footnotes / references|
RFI was founded on 1 July 2001 following the European directive on rail transport, imposing a separation between the owner and the user of the network. The Italian rail network used to be managed by Ferrovie dello Stato until 2001.