Metrovagonmash (JSC "Metrovagonmash" MBM Mytischi, Moscow Region) completed the fulfillment of the obligations under the contract for the supply of JSC "Russian Railways" (RZD) 39 wagons rail buses RA-2. Russian railroad in 2010 transferred 13 compounds in trehvagonnom performance. This was reported by the Department of Public Relations of the holding.
Delivered in 2010 will be operated in Moscow, North Caucasus, South-East, South-Ural, Kuibyshev, Gorky and highways.
Note that in June 2010, rail buses RA-2 received another certificate that will be valid until 2012, they are approved for operation in the Russian railways.
Since the start of production of the RA-2 (since 2005) has been released 101 wagon. RA-2 operated not only in Russia but also abroad — in Ukraine and Lithuania. Previous series of rail buses RA-1, mass-produced in 2004-2005 were delivered in addition to Russia to Hungary and the Czech Republic.
Rail buses RA-2 model with a sleek body 750.05-20 used for passenger traffic on the railways neelektrofitsirovannyh areas with high traffic, as well as suburban and inter-regional communications.
The main components in the PA-2 — two head motor and one unpowered trailer cars (L + R + D) admitted — two head coach (T + D). Maximum capacity trehvagonnogo RA-2 — 600 people, the number of seats — 222 (in head coach — 68, trailed in — 86). Design speed rail bus — 100 km / h. The design of the rail bus RA-2 using modern technical solutions:
— Body of increased corrosion resistance of stainless steel with a smooth skin;
— Pneumatic podressirovanie to the maintenance of sex;
— Non-combustible linings;
— Shock-resistant windshields, heated;
— Sealing sliding doors;
— Heating and mechanical ventilation;
— Double glazed windows and insulation, reducing noise levels;
— The system of traffic safety: automatic locomotive system, device driver vigilance, anti-lock braking system, control-diagnostic control system, control lock when changing cabins;
— Beauty head cars equipped sanitary blocks (green bath system) with the interior panels of stainless steel;
— Driver’s cab is equipped with air conditioning;
— Availability of route signs, placards and passenger communications systems engineer on the basis of digital technology in the salons;
— As an option is possible to install a system to facilitate landing, the landing and movement of people inside the car with limited mobility;
— To improve the safety of passengers each car is equipped with an automatic fire detection and extinguishing.
Trehvagonnye RA-2 equipped with two power units with diesel engines PowerPack company «MTU» (Germany), with 360 kW (476 hp..) Each. They are installed in the head of the carriages.