The capital of Bashkortostan proceeds to update the fleet of electric vehicles. To date should be replaced more than 40 trolleybuses and 153 trams, said the city administration. Operation of rolling stock in excess of the amortization period shall require the high costs of maintenance and repairs.
— To date, conducted trades to acquire two modern low-floor trams, having the ability to perform the carriage of passengers with disabilities, including wheelchair users, — commented on the renewal of the town hall. — Another five trolleybuses "Bashkir Trolleybus Plant" shall be submitted to the disposal Mouettes soon. Proposals have been drawn from the acquisition in the period 2013-2015 100 trolleybuses, trams and 20 100 electric buses.
The main strategic direction to improve public transport services in Ufa is the further development of high-speed urban passenger transport. In preparation for the international summits in the SCO and BRICS 2015 focuses on the organization of transport serve the residents and visitors at the highest level of quality.
Recall that in July last year in Ufa was commissioned four trams KTM 71-623-02. Trams introduced a new generation of citizens to the head of administration of city district Ufa RB Irek Yalalov, CEO Mouettes Alexander Oleinik and director of the tram depot number 1 Gennady Yakupov.
Purchased in the summer of trams operate with the energy-saving technology that allows up to 40 percent lower power consumption. The cars are equipped with automatic fare collection systems for transport cards, while retaining the ability of cash.