The Company is planning to buy 140 Talgo cars in
The project has the following goals:
The development of interregional passenger service with double-decker rolling stock is another investment priority. For that end, the Company is planning to purchase 79 sitting cars at a cost of RUB 5.08 billion in
According experts’ estimates, a total of 219 cars of this type is needed.
In addition, 208 cars are planned to be purchased at a total cost of RUB 10.1 billion to replace the old ones whose service life ends in 2016 when the peak of rolling stock retirement is expected. Additional calculations are required to assess the cost efficiency of the purchase and determine the routes that new cars should be used on.
|Amount, RUB billion
|Rolling stock purchase
|Rolling stock modernisation
|Depot facilities renovation