Interpipe NTZ won the tender for the supply of 4.4 thousand units of solid-rolled railway wheels totaling UAH 136 million for Ukrzaliznytsia JSC.

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The shipment of thw wheels must be carried out to the customer by the end of 2021, informs Railway Supply magazine.

The UZ Production Support Center branch purchased:

  • solid-rolled wheel with ultrasonic inspection to dia. 957 / 175 mm – 3415 units;
  • solid-rolled wheel with ultrasonic inspection to dia. 957 / 190 mm – 979 units

MC Trade Ukraine LLC also took part in the tender, presenting the products of the Kazakh manufacturer Prommashkomplekt, but Interpipe NTZ offered a lower price.

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At the end of 2020, Ukrzaliznytsya purchased 10.7 thousand solid-rolled wheels, which is significantly less than the volume of previous years. In 2017-2018 Ukrzaliznytsia acquired 61.3 thousand solid-rolled railway wheels.

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