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Metro modernization

06.06.2022

Ukrainian manufacturer completed work on the modernization of the Stockholm metro

In April 2022, the Ukrainian company "Pluton" completed the modernization of the existing ground-based substation "Albano", which is located between two stations of the Red Line - "Tekniska högskolan" and "Universitetet".
Subway train

06.06.2022

Hyundai Rotem assembled the first subway train localized in Egypt

Photos of the train were posted on Linkedin by one of the employees of Hyundai Rotem in Egypt. The eight-car train was assembled at the SEMAF plant, the level of localization was 25%.
Kharkiv metro

29.05.2022

Kharkiv metro resumed passenger transportation

The Kharkiv metro resumed operation on May 24, exactly three months after the start of the war. It is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to the Kharkiv metro.
Kharkiv metro

19.05.2022

Kharkiv is preparing for the launch of the metro

The Kharkiv metro will be prepared for work in the near future. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply.
Metro stations renaming

15.05.2022

Kyiv Metro became a member of the International Association of Public Transport

According to the head of the utility enterprise, the metro is ready for import substitution of Russian railcars, modernization and implementation of grant projects.
Metro stations renaming

12.05.2022

Metro stations to be renamed in Kyiv

Kyiv will rename metro stations, informs the railway magazine Railway Supply. According to the survey, the results of which were published on the metro website, the following stations should be called like this: ▪️Station "Beresteyska" (named after city of Brest, Belarus) ► "Buchanskaya" (named after cityof Bucha, which suffered badly from Russian occupation); ▪️Station "Lev Tolstoy Square" (named after Russian writer) ► "Vasily Stus" (named after Ukrainian poet who spent 13 years in detention, until his death, in Soviet forced labor camp for political prisoners); ▪️Station "Heroiv Dnipra" ► "Heroes of Ukraine" ▪️Station "Minska" (named after city of Minsk, Belarus) ► "Warsawska" (named after city of Warsaw, Poland) ▪️ Station "Druzhby Narodiv" (named after the friendship between Russian and Ukrainian peoples) ► "Botanicheskaya" (named after the nearby Hryshko National Botanical Garden) Railway news you may have missed: PKP informs about the possibility of improving the transportation of Ukrainian goods.
Kharkiv metro

10.05.2022

Kharkiv metro cannot be launched yet

So far, the subway in Kharkov cannot be launched, since the subway today works as a shelter due to the constant shelling of the Russian occupiers.
Kharkiv metro

18.02.2022

Kharkiv metro received more than UAH 200 million in losses last year

According to the results of work in 2021, the utility company Kharkiv Metro received UAH 205 million in losses. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to the website of the public organization "Kharkiv Anti-Corruption Center".
Metro station will be completed

15.02.2022

Metro station “Lvivska Brama” will be completed in Kyiv

Currently, Kyiv wants to order design work for the construction of a metro station worth UAH 73. 4 million.
Tbilisi Metro will receive new trains

13.01.2022

Tbilisi Metro will receive new trains

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has determined the winner of the tender for the supply of 11 metro trains in a 4-car configuration.
new metro lines

28.12.2021

Three new metro lines to be built in Moscow

The number of stations in the Moscow metro will increase by 50-60. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply.
Škoda Transportation metro train

22.12.2021

The first Škoda Transportation metro train for Warsaw is preparing for tests

Pilsen, 21 December 2021 – The Polish capital is looking forward to new metro trains manufactured in the Czech Republic. Today the manufacturer - the Škoda Transportation group - officially unveiled the first complete train.