In accordance with the work plan for a freight car, to be produced at Tikhvin Railway Car Building Plant, Register of Certification on the Federal Railway Transport (RSFZHT) issued a certificate of compliance for car-based platform for the transport of large containers loading length of 80 feet model 13-9834.
On receipt of the certificate of conformity for the car-platform product line Tikhvin FAZ gained another type of freight car, the most in demand for transportation of large containers by rail. Wagon for transportation of large containers loading length of 80 feet model 13-9834 is a joint development recognized in the North American market by «Starfire Engineering & Technologies» Engineering Center and the national railway car, which carried out the adaptation of the design of the car-based platform to Russian conditions. This provided the design of the car-based platform, designed with the most modern approaches to freight rolling stock to be implemented in the area of foreign and domestic wagon.
The test results of the car-platform model 13-9834 confirmed full compliance with its terms of reference parameters and security requirements, and the results of long-term fatigue test validated to ensure the fatigue strength of the car-based platform for the entire service life, which is 32 years.