Ukrzaliznytsia will prepare a five-year plan for modernization of locomotives.
The General Electric corporation (GE) expects to modernize about 50 Ukrainian locomotives per year if funding is available.
On July 14, the Ukrzaliznytsia public railway company’s head Wojciech Balczun signed an agreement with the General Electric company on transfer of a locomotive by the American company for test operation on Ukrainian railways.
The General Electric and Bombardier companies intend to test their locomotives in Ukraine. The locomotives will be operated on the Ukrzaliznytsia public railway company’s rail networks