Likinskiy Bus Plant "GAZ Group" won the auction for the Department of Transportation and the development of road transport infrastructure of Moscow for the supply of 200 low-floor buses for extra large class of SUE "Mosgortrans." The cost of equipment is more than 2 billion rubles.
As part of the contract "Mosgortrans" to the end of this year will be delivered to 200 low-floor buses LIAZ-6213 extra large class. All buses will be manufactured in a special configuration for Moscow. Machines equipped with engines of ecological Man "Euro-4" axles and automatic transmission production ZF. Buses are equipped with double-glazed windows on the windows, upgraded heating system, new optics head light, motor protection, allowing to reduce noise indicators bus ramps, special places for wheelchair users and call buttons driver.
In accordance with the wishes of the customer will be installed on buses climate system, equipment GLONASS system ASKP, temperature sensors, marshrutoukazateli, electronic, digital tachographs to read the driver’s personal cards. The driver’s cab and the compartment of every bus will be equipped with video cameras to record the route information and a video camera to transmit data to the remote control center.
The contract with the Department of Transportation and Development of road transport infrastructure of Moscow — the third for "GAZ Group" for the year. In June and July 2011, "GAZ Group" has entered into two contracts for the supply of a total of 1,870 low-floor buses LIAZ-5292-6213 and LiAZ ecological standard Euro-4 and Euro-5. The total of all three contracts exceeds 17 billion rubles.
President of the "GAZ Group" Bo Andersson: "The government of Moscow presents the most stringent requirements of the technical and environmental performance of buses to ensure the highest level of quality of passenger transportation systems. "GAZ Group" formed the most optimal proposal meets all these requirements on consumer characteristics and the price level. I am glad that our team has once again proven high level of production and engineering development to meet customer requirements, as well as confirmed the high efficiency of the procurement of Russian products. "
Deliveries buses "Mosgortrans" are also a major factor performance improvement Likinsky bus factory "GAZ Group": from July this year the plant for the first time since the period of the crisis has passed on two-shift operation, the daily production rate of enterprise increased by 1.6 times.
Likinskiy bus plant is the largest and the only domestic manufacturer of large buses and extra large class, a product line that has a complete range of buses running on different fuels and fully harmonized between models. In 2010, the first in Russia LiAZ created the most environmentally-friendly buses for urban transport — low-floor bus LiAZ-5292 EEV («Euro 5 +"), production of which began in 2011. The first such machine will be released in early November on the routes Moscow.