Key railway line in southern Russia now open for freight trains
RZD expands China-Europe rail freight services with new routes
Sakhalin diesel railcars outshopped
Russia and Kyrgyzstan to together develop the Kyrgyz railway network
Free webinar: transit of EU products though Russia
Automated train operation demonstrated
Lifted Russian ban on EU transit: big advantage with many questions
Russia opens first Arctic train service
The threat of flooding on rail networks: Preparation and planning are key
Rail traffic through Kaliningrad region could reach 1 million TEU
Rolling stock manufacturer Transmashholding has announced a 44% year-on-year increase in sales to 224·8bn roubles for 2018.
Sales of single-deck coaches were up 62% to 696, while sales of double-deck coaches were up 59% to 65. The company launched a major project to update its range of coaches, and a framework contract for up to 3 730 of the new vehicles was signed with Russian Railways’ long-distance subsidiary Federal Passenger Co in February this year.
The number of EMU cars sold was up 33% to 394, including deliveries of Ivolga EMUs to Central Suburban Passenger Co in Moscow. There was a 57% increase is sales of metro cars to 688.
Sales of diesel locomotives were up 11% to 362, with a 12% increase in in shunting locomotives to 146.
The number of electric freight locomotive sections sold was up 78% at 475, while passenger electric locomotive sales were up 90% to 40.
This article first appeared on www.railwaygazette.com
About this website
Railpage version 3.10.0.0037
All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters, all the rest is © 2003-2019 Interactive Omnimedia Pty Ltd.
You can syndicate our news using one of the RSS feeds.