The following month, the factory will receive new equipment and its installation will begin to launch a new production of wheels for a complete train a new generation of the "Swallow". Start of production according to the plans of the plant will begin in August.
As stated by the press service of the company, at present, the plant does not produce such wheels, and this production will be launched in cooperation with JSC "Russian Railways". As known earlier, the company planned mid-year launch a line for the production of railway wheels for use on high-speed trains. The project will equip all trains, which in turn will reduce the delivery time of goods to Russia by train, and this suggests that the Service Logistics will work even faster.
New production lines with output of ten thousand wheels a year will completely cover the domestic market demand for these products.
Next Filippov added that plant this year will allocate almost 10 billion rubles for the implementation of a new project. And also, that this year the company plans to produce 800 thousand railroad wheels, compared to the previous year is less than 50 thousand This is due to the fact that in 2013, the plant being overhauled wheel-rolling production. "United Metallurgical Concern" (OMC) is conducting a project to start production of railway wheels for high-speed movement of trains.