The diesel locomotive of the branded passenger train No. 1 "Volgograd" (Volgograd - Moscow) burst on the evening of Saturday, May 28, near the Archeda station in the Volgograd region.
The Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant (part of the UWC holding) is going down for two weeks. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to rollingstock.
One of the leaders of the Moscow branch of the Spanish company Talgo admitted for the first time that the Strizh trains were suspended in March 2022 due to sanctions.
The situation with the presence of containers in the Russian transport market is deteriorating. The deficit of them is estimated at 300 thousand TEU.
The German concern Siemens has announced that it is curtailing its activities in Russia. The company leaves the joint venture in the Russian Federation, including in the production of rolling stock.
JSC Russian Railways, the main carrier of weapons for the occupying army of Russia, continues to have problems related to the war of the Russian Federation against Ukraine.
Ordinary wire and a couple of sheets of paper with "unusual" notes were able to stop a train in the Irkutsk region. It is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to bazabazon.
Amsted Rail announced its withdrawal from Russia and exit from the EPK-Brenko joint venture, which manufactures bearings in Saratov.
The main carrier of the aggressor, Russian Railways, is redirecting cargo flows from west to east, because of the imposed sanctions.
Over the past 2 months, the number of events related to violations of traffic safety rules and the operation of railway transport has increased at the infrastructure of Russian Railways.