Until 2022 UZ should allocate branches for the repair of rolling stock

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine sets a task for the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine and JSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” to allocate wagon and locomotive repair branches into separate structures by the end of December 2021, according to the draft Government Priority Action Plan. This was reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to the Interfax Ukraine news agency.

the repair of rolling stock

As indicated in the document adopted at the meeting on Wednesday, in order to promote the development of competition in the railway transportation market and increase their efficiency through the maximum use of infrastructure, the Cabinet of Ministers sets a number of tasks for the Ministry of Infrastructure and Ukrzaliznytsia.

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The folowing tasks should be done: to transfer the functions and assets of the locomotive economy to the appropriate verticals by the end of December of this year, to develop a procedure for organizing military and special transportations in connection with the start of the competitive transportation market, to reorganize the structure of the repair and maintenance economy, and to create wagon repair and locomotive repair branches.

In May, according to the plans of the Cabinet of Ministers, a tender should be held for the purchase of at least 100 passenger railcars, at least 10 of which UZ should receive by the end of December.

In addition, overhaul of at least 100 locomotives is expected this year.


Ukrzaliznytsia repaired 116 locomotives at its factories last year