The GT1h-002 gas turbine locomotive is allowed for serial production, the Gudok quotes Sinara Transport Machines. The acceptance tests of the locomotive were successful; the locomotive is compliant with OAO RZD technical assignment.
OAO RZD is to hold a tender for locomotive leasing in 2017, the Kommersant reports. In case leasing is more attractive than credits and if the company can save cash flow, OAO RZD is to go ahead with locomotive leasing.
The amount of the tender is to be 47 B RUB (752.6 M...
By end-2016 Moscow Metro is to commission 8 new stations, the Gudok quotes Moscow Vice Mayor Marat Khusnullin. Three stations will be commissioned at the Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya Line and five stations at the Third Transfer Circuit.
The Russian RailTransHolding, Russian Agency for Export Credits and Investments Insurance and Jindal Rail Infrastructure Limited (JRIL) signed a trilateral Strategic Agreement of Cooperation. The document was signed at the BRICS forum held in Goa, India.
Russia will manufacture 34,600 freight cars in 2016, the RZD-Partner quotes Stanislav Zolotarev, Altaivagon Deputy General Director for GR and Prospective Development. He made this statement at the Round Table “Improving Efficiency of the Rail Transportation Process”.
Russian Ministry of Finance plans allocating 49 B RUB (800 M USD) as subsidies to passenger rail transport in 2017, the RZD TV reports. Out of this amount 31 B RUB (520 M USD) will be allocated to transit transportation and 18 B RUB (280 M USD) into long-distance trans...