In 2017 Ukrzaliznytsia has repaired and upgraded 13 of suburban trains. About this in Facebook wrote the head of the company Evgeny Kravtsov.
“Today we are making the last for this year, streamline train, which will run at the Lviv railway. Such trains already carry passengers in Shuttle movement in the Kiev region on the route Kyiv city Klavdiyevo – Svyatoshyn”, – he said.
Modernization of rolling stock were held in its own facilities Ukrzaliznytsia Kiev electric railway car repair plant. The cost of upgrading one train is 46 million, which is 10 times cheaper than acquiring new members.
He also announced that on December 27 Ukrzaliznytsia will receive the last three of the 50 purchased in 2017 passenger cars. Next year the company plans to buy another 60 new passenger cars.
Photo: Facebook Evgeny Kravtsov
Earlier it was reported that in 2017 Ukrzaliznytsia in their own factories produced 2.5 thousand gondola cars.