RZD to Close 20 Operations Depots Retaining 59
OAO RZD is to close 20 operations depots, the RZD-Partner quotes Mikhail Sapetov, Head - Car Dept. with the RZD Infrastructure Directorate.
“We are deploying an optimization program now”, Mr. Sapetov said. “We have 79 operations depots now and we target 59. Therefore, 20 depots will be optimized”.
The optimization will also include improvements of the transportation process. Mr. Sapetov assured that only ineffective assets will be optimized and it will not affect the safety and quality of the services OAO RZD offers.