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Class 2ES6A Developments
Class 2ES6A Developments

Uralskie lokomotivy (a Sinara Group and Siemens joint venture) is preparing for production a new 3 kV DC Class 2ES6A locomotive with asynchronous traction equipment.

Hundredth NP1
Hundredth NP1

On 25 January 2020, NEVZ handed over NP1-100 to SGOK, completing the contract for the supply of two Class NP1 traction units for use on iron ore trains, signed in May 2020.

Dragon At Velim
Dragon At Velim

Newag is currently building a batch of 24 dual-voltage Class ET43 locomotives for PKP Cargo.

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Another Newcomers For Vysoké Tatry
Another Newcomers For Vysoké Tatry

Following the first narrow-gauge Class 495.95 EMU for TEŽ and OŽ, which arrived in Slovakia on 14 January 2021, another new vehicle destined for ZSSK appeared in Poprad a week later.

More TRAXXes For GTS Rail
More TRAXXes For GTS Rail

On 21 January 2021, Bombardier Transportation and GTS Rail signed a contract for three more Class E.494 TRAXX DC3 locomotives.

Class 93 Locomotives For Rail Operations (UK)
Class 93 Locomotives For Rail Operations (UK)

On 14 January 2021, Stadler and Rail Operations (UK) Limited have signed a framework agreement for the supply of up to 30 Class 93 tri-mode locomotives.

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First OVK Wagons For Mongolia
First OVK Wagons For Mongolia

In mid-December 2020, OVK (UWC) announced that it has won an international tender to supply Mongolia with 810 high-capacity gondolas.

The First EURO9000 Locomotives Are Heading For Testing
The First EURO9000 Locomotives Are Heading For Testing

In late 2020, Stadler Rail Valencia outshopped the first two EURO9000 locomotives.

Premiere For Ruhrthalbahn In Belgium
Premiere For Ruhrthalbahn In Belgium

On 6 January 2021 afternoon, Ruhrtalbahn Cargo made its first empty test run from Germany to and from Antwerpen-Schijnpoort.

Alpha Trains Vectrons On Hire By ČD Cargo
Alpha Trains Vectrons On Hire By ČD Cargo

ČD Cargo is temporarily including more Vectrons in its fleet.

Railsystems RP Received Its First Vectron Dual Mode
Railsystems RP Received Its First Vectron Dual Mode

It is the very first operator to include the Vectron Dual Mode permanently in its fleet.

RZD’s 2020 Batch Of Escort Carriages Completed
RZD’s 2020 Batch Of Escort Carriages Completed

On 25 December 2020, TVZ sent to RZD four Model 61-4484 escort carriages for freight and infrastructure maintenance trains.

OVK-Built Flat Wagon For Trans Sinergia
OVK-Built Flat Wagon For Trans Sinergia

In mid-December 2020, OVK (UWC) announced that it will supply a batch of 360 flat wagons to inter-modal container operator Trans Sinergia (Trans Synergy).

Final Class 4ES5K Yermak In 2020
Final Class 4ES5K Yermak In 2020

On 23 December 2020, NEVZ sent 4ES5K-036 and 037 to the Smolyaninovo depot.

First Vectron From The Second Batch For UNIDO
First Vectron From The Second Batch For UNIDO

UNIPETROL DOPRAVA puts in service the first of the Vectrons from its second batch.