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First Full Semi-trailer Train In Russia
First Full Semi-trailer Train In Russia

On 20 July 2022, Russia's first full-unit contrailer train with Model 13-6987 platform wagons manufactured by Transmash ran from Silikatnaya station (south of Moskva) to Novosibirsk. 

UL Develops New Double-Deck EMUs
UL Develops New Double-Deck EMUs

UL presented its new range of double-deck EMUs at the Innoprom-2022 fair held in Yekaterinburg between 4 and 7 July.

3ES8-001 Completed Preliminary Tests
3ES8-001 Completed Preliminary Tests

On 4 May 2022, UL announced that preliminary tests of the prototype 3ES8 locomotive were completed at the Shcherbinka test centre.

RSSB 2022 (August)
Traction Generators For The Class 2TE35A
Traction Generators For The Class 2TE35A

On 28 April 2022, the acceptance committee reviewed the results of development work on the Type GST-3505-1800 traction generator designed for the new Class 2TE35A diesel locomotive.

 

3ES8-001 At Shcherbinka
3ES8-001 At Shcherbinka

On 5 April 2022, the prototype locomotive 3ES8-001 arrived at the VNIIZhT test facility.

New Tver-Built Generator Car
New Tver-Built Generator Car

On 25 March 2022, TVZ presented the acceptance committee its new development - a Model 61-4551 generator car.

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Class 3ES8 Unveiled
Class 3ES8 Unveiled

On 11 March 2022, the presentation of the new Class 3ES8 electric locomotive took place at the Uralskie lokomotivy works.

New Sapsans In Russia (?)
New Sapsans In Russia (?)

Last summer, Siemens Mobility started delivering the first Velaro RUS trains to Russia from the 2019 order. However, their further fate is now very uncertain in view of the sanctions against Russia due to the invasion of Ukraine...

UL’s New Regional Maintenance Centre In Nizhny Novgorod
UL’s New Regional Maintenance Centre In Nizhny Novgorod

On 7 February 2022, a new Uralskie Lokomotivy’s regional maintenance centre was opened in the Nizhny Novgorod depot.

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BMZ's Production Line For Shunters Modernised
BMZ's Production Line For Shunters Modernised

On 2 February 2022, BMZ (Bryansky mashinostroitelny zavod, the Bryansk engineering plant) completed modernisation of the production of shunting diesel locomotives, most of them for RZD.

UL's Recent Production
UL's Recent Production

On 24 January 2022, UL sent the first samples of rolling stock of this year to RZD.

UL Production In 2021
UL Production In 2021

In 2021, Uralskie lokomotivy of Verkhnyaya Pyshma produced 117 locomotives and 21 Lastochkas.

New Traction Equipment For RZD Class 2ES8
New Traction Equipment For RZD Class 2ES8

On 28 December 2021, a meeting of the acceptance committee was held to review the results of the development work on the traction equipment pack for the new 3 kV DC Class 2ES8 locomotives.

Mock-Up Of Lastochka Meridian’s Single Compartment
Mock-Up Of Lastochka Meridian’s Single Compartment

Between 17 and 23 December 2021, UL unveiled a mock-up of a single compartment of a future double-deck Lastochka.

New TVZ-Built Double-Deck Restaurant Car Authorised
New TVZ-Built Double-Deck Restaurant Car Authorised

On 18 November 2021, Alexander Komissarov, Head of the RSFZhT, handed over to Alexey Moguchev, Technical Director of TVZ, a certificate of compliance with TR TS 001/2011 for the new Model 61-4525 restaurant car.