"Azovmash" in 2013 to supply a large shipment of Azeri tanks
The "Azovmash" leading Ukrainian heavy industry company, this year is going to put in Azerbaijan to the private company AzMeKo (Azerbaijani methanol company) large batch tank wagons for the new development of chemical goods, production of which will be launched in the second half of the year.
According to the website "Azovmash" on Friday, the prototype of a new tank car passed interdepartmental committee comprising the heads of the firm-customer AzMeKo, representatives of Azerbaijan Railways and "uz", the Head of the specialized design bureau railcar PJSC "Azovmash" and UkrNIIVa (Kremenchug) controlling bodies.
After receiving the certificate in the Register of Certification on the Federal Railway Transport of the Russian Federation "Azovmash" will begin mass production of these tanks tsistern.Gruzopodemnost 67.5 tons in tare weight is not more than 26.5 tons, provides 14 types of transportation of chemical goods. "Azovmash" expects to receive orders for the tanks and from other customers, taking into account the fact that the car was created for the railways of the CIS and Baltic countries. "We do not accidentally select" Azovmash "Of the four firms. The company has accumulated experience in manufacturing and chemical tanks for oil and gasoline, has its own design institute and test facilities. We have already made an order for a" Azovmash "batch tank model 15-1610-10, who will work in the Caucasus and Central Asia "- are reported to the commission chairman, CEO AzMeKo Sultanova.Kak Hidayat said the agency" Interfax-Ukraine "H.Sultanov, under a contract expected to supply 252 tank cars. The contract amount is a commercial taynoy.H.Sultanov noted that so sweat "AZMECO" did not have a car fleet, just as the plant is built (Karadag methanol plant commissioning is scheduled for the middle of the year), and is now a park formed.Background: The "Azovmash"("Azovmashinvest Holding") — one of the largest engineering complex enterprises of Ukraine. Well-known in the global market supplier of railway wagons and platforms, bowsers, road transport, metallurgy, mining and crane equipment. The main specialization — vagonostroenie.AzMeCo founded in 2007 to invest in petrochemical projectsasowner and operatora.Po post on the company’s website, AzMeCo, is a completely private company leader in the design, implementation and financing of major projects in Azerbaijan. In addition to the portfolio of international investments in the hydrocarbon industry of the Caspian basin, AzMeCo created a master plan for investments in Azerbaijan in the construction of a methanol plant Karadag.