As part of the agreements reached between ZAO "Transmashholding" and the State Administration of railways of Ukraine, "PK" NEVZ "has concluded contracts for delivery in 2012-2016 years. 300 units of main cargo electric AC and DC.
Ukrainian Railways get 70 locomotives and AC 2ES5K 230 — DC 2ES4K. Each locomotive consists of two sections.
Electric will be released on Novocherkassk Electric Locomotive Plant (NEVZ) using Ukrainian components and modifications to ensure their most complete integration with the rail network in Ukraine (in particular — in terms of signaling and communications), said the holding.
In 2012, Ukraine will be built for 28 electric locomotives 2ES4K.
Locomotives and 2ES4K 2ES5K — NEVZ modern serial production, the production of which is mastered in recent years. Based 2ES5K also set single-section (E5K) and the three-piece (3ES5K) variants of the locomotive.
Small batch of locomotives 2ES5K (15 units) was built by the Ukrainian request in 2007-2008. Currently, these locomotives are operated at Odessa railway.