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How Kazakh Evolutions Evolve (2)
How Kazakh Evolutions Evolve (2)

On 17 January 2018, during the then Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev’s visit to the USA, KTZ and GE Transportation signed a contract for 300 diesel shunters. Final assembly was announced to take place at the LKZ works.

How Kazakh Evolutions Evolve (1)
How Kazakh Evolutions Evolve (1)

In our article about Prima locomotives we described problems at orders of electric locomotives from EKZ. But similar problems concern also KTZ orders of Tulpar Talgo and LKZ, both factories based in Nur-Sultan. Of the Evolution diesel locomotives, which are manufactured at the latter site, only part of the initially planned numbers were built so far.

TMH-Built Vehicles Presented In Kazakhstan
TMH-Built Vehicles Presented In Kazakhstan

On 10 March 2020, at the Tulpar-Talgo works in Nur-Sultan, TMH presented its rail vehicles to the top management and technical experts of KTZ and other operators and authorities.

Škoda 2020
Class 2ES5S And 3ES5S Locomotives Received Certificates Of Conformity
Class 2ES5S And 3ES5S Locomotives Received Certificates Of Conformity

On 17 March 2020 the new 25 kV 50 Hz Class 2ES5S and 3ES5S main line freight locomotives, produced by NEVZ, received a certificate of conformity of the EAEU for a period of 5 years.

Development Of Various 1,520 mm Gauge Prima Projects
Development Of Various 1,520 mm Gauge Prima Projects

In previous articles focused on the supply of Prima locomotives for broad-gauge railways we described the situation regarding India, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan. Locomotives for the latter two countries are (were) produced at the Belfort and EKZ factories.

ITL Eisenbahn Starts Operation Of Its EURODUAL Soon
ITL Eisenbahn Starts Operation Of Its EURODUAL Soon

As we already reported, on 17 February 2020 HVLE started test operation of its EURODUALs. More locomotives were dispatched to another two German operators.

Czech Raildays 2020
The Present Situation Of A Prima Family
The Present Situation Of A Prima Family

In the previous three articles we have described the development of various Prima locomotive projects.

Class 443 Locomotives Completely In Service
Class 443 Locomotives Completely In Service

Following arrival in the Republic of North Macedonia on 8 January 2020, the remaining three Class 443 electric locomotives were tested until late of that month.

BTS Took Over TKD Dobrá Terminal
BTS Took Over TKD Dobrá Terminal

Following TransContainer - Slovakia’s withdrawal from hire of the TKD Dobrá container terminal, it was hired by BULK TRANSSHIPMENT SLOVAKIA (BTS).

EURODUAL Approved For Operation In Germany
EURODUAL Approved For Operation In Germany

On 12 February 2020, the EURODUAL HYBRID six-axle bi-modal locomotive type produced by the Stadler Rail Valencia plant was approved for operation in Germany.

All Vectrons For METRANS Handed Over
All Vectrons For METRANS Handed Over

On 4 March 2020, deliveries of all ten Vectron MS locomotives for METRANS were completed, following 383.409 and 410 being handed over at company’s Praha-Uhříněves intermodal terminal.

Delays With ADY Primas
Delays With ADY Primas

In the previous article we described the problems with delivery of Prima electric locomotives to KTZ. However, the situation with deliveries of Primas for Azerbaijan is not much better.