The Ministry of Infrastructure will determine the terms of implementation of the pilot project.
In addition, Ukrzaliznytsia will purchase 26 railcars.
The distance from Lviv to Krakow is expected to be covered in 3.5 hours.
The company's draft financial plan makes provision for the necessary capital investments.
Ukrzaliznytsia’s Business Development Director Riazantsev discloses the amount of investment needed to eliminate the significant shortage of grain storage capacity.
The number of container trains on the Prydniprovska Railway has doubled.
This will double the number of trains on InterCity+ routes.
The Ministry of Infrastructure, Ukrzaliznytsia, and the EBRD have signed a memorandum of cooperation on preparation for an Ukrzaliznytsia IPO.
The new train is made up of overhauled and modernized railcars.
A decree on return of control of the state railway monopolist to the Ministry of Infrastructure has already been submitted to the Cabinet of Ministers.
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.