Sinara has frozen the contract for production and delivery of locomotives in Ukraine
Joint Venture group " Sinara " Dmitry Pumpyansky, and the German Siemens - " Ural locomotives " - froze the contract for production and delivery of 50 freight locomotive for Ukrainian Railways of Ukraine, said the Deputy Director for external relations and innovation organization " Sinara - Transport machines Anton Sabihin.
" We have a contract for production and delivery of 50 locomotives, but the project is currently frozen, " he said, according to ITAR-TASS.- We did not put a single locomotive. According to Subijana, the need for locomotives DC and AC in Ukraine is about five hundred locomotives." Have signed contracts with us, " Transmashholding " and Tbilisi electric locomotive building plant, " he said.- Wear equipment exceeds 85%, and taking into account the fact that the balance of the Ukrainian Railways is more than 2 thousand Locomotives and the need for renewal at the present time is very significant, We observed, because it's just pent-up demand ". About a year ago Sinara has announced plans deliveries to Ukraine 50 freight locomotives DC AS " Granite ", the value of the contract was estimated at 10 billion rubles. LLC " Ural locomotives, a joint venture of the group Sinara and Siemens created in 2010 on the premises of the Ural railway engineering plant. The company produces Freight electric locomotives and EMUs " Swallow ". Main line freight locomotives DC AS " Granite " with asynchronous traction drive, capable of weighing 9 Tons in areas with flat profile path. Launch customer of these locomotives in 2010 were made by JSC " Russian Railways ", ordered 221 locomotive AS to About $ 42 billion.