Buses «BAW Street» — A joint project of Ulyanovsk and Chinese corporations. Assembly production housed in the former factory UZTS, an area of five thousand square meters. In the shop going to the chassis frame members made welding and bodywork, painting and final assembly of the body. The first buses have already been road tested in the heat of summer, the off-season and cold winter in one of the private companies Ulyanovsk. According to its results in the design have been made to the final version.
BAW Street — is a Russian project. Design and simulation of buses involved in Ulyanovsk — the leading designers of the manufacturer. The kit comes more than 15 enterprises of the Volga, among them — 10 — Ulyanovsk company. The new production is planned to create 500 new jobs. In project development, production and technological power has been invested about 90 million rubles.
Ulyanovsk authorities are doing on the new buses special stake.
— As part of the regional target program "rolling stock", calculated up to 2018, this year is expected to purchase 70 buses. Of these, 30 — lyase large capacity 40 — buses «BAW Street». For us it is important that the production process and maintenance facilities are located in Ulyanovsk. In addition, we signed an agreement with the private carriers, under which they have to go to the bus medium and large capacity. Thus, of the 1,800 GAZELLES plying today Ulyanovsk, 2015 should be more than 300, — said the mayor of Ulyanovsk Alexander kicks.
According to the mayor, the first bus «BAW Street» should appear on the streets of Ulyanovsk in mid-May. Now the authorities together with the manufacturers work out financial arrangements. "We would like to buy buses on lease", — said the kicks.
In 2011, according to plans, will be issued up to 300 buses.