JSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” announced its intention to repair 2 electric trains of the EKr1 series aka Tarpan.

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This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to Prozzoro.

UZ plans to purchase the corresponding services under the negotiation procedure from KVSZ.

The substantiation notes that the company provided a certificate stating that it is “the only supplier of works / services for technical maintenance of its own production (EKR1 series electric train cars, DPKR-2, DPKR-3 series diesel trains and passenger interregional trains of locomotive traction)”.

KVSZ must carry out routine repairs (PR-3) of EKr1-001 and EKr1-002 electric trains by the end of the year.

The repair will cost UAH 69.1 million. As previously reported, Ukrzaliznytsia ordered maintenance of Tarpan trains for UAH 14.8 million.

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