The tender will be organized on the ECEPP procurement platform.
Two high-speed trains and one night train will operate between Kyiv and Kherson by the end of 2019.
200 locomotives and 800 passenger cars are expected to be upgraded in five years.
A meeting with market participants to clarify the tender procedure is planned.
The objective of the project is to identify the most critical aspects of Ukrzaliznytsia’s operations from the viewpoints of shippers.
The issue of returning control of Ukrzaliznytsia to the Ministry of Infrastructure has already been raised before Prime Minister Honcharuk.
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The loan will be used to modernize the railway infrastructure.
Priority will be given to scheduled unit-train shipments.
The terminal has a one-time storage capacity of 15,000 tons.
On average, Ukrzaliznytsia has loaded 1,581 grain wagons per day this year.
Grain transportation by major companies will be temporarily banned.
Ukrzaliznytsia will begin the process of concluding a framework agreement with reliable traders in the fall to ensure supply of diesel fuel in 2020.
Passenger trains have resumed operation on the Volnovakha – Pivdennodonbaska railway stretch.
Ukrzaliznytsia has announced that it is introducing conventions on sending wagons to seaports because businesses are unable to cope with unloading of wagons.
Ukrzaliznytsia intends to connect flatcars for transporting containers of mail to some passenger trains. Are postal logistics operators interested in this?
The Ukrainian Ministry of Infrastructure is also negotiating with the American bank on provision of financial support for Ukrainian aircraft manufacturing companies.
The Lviv Railway is the fourth regional division of Ukrzaliznytsia to begin operating American-made diesel locomotives.
Ukrzaliznytsia has explained what it means by freight transportation on passenger trains.
Ukrzaliznytsia has again announced that billions of hryvnia in investments is needed for upgrade of railway rolling stock and infrastructure.