The new assembly and welding shop Tver Carriage Works (TVZ) is created on the territory of "Tsentrosvarmash." The main task of units — to organize the work on site assembly sidewalls double-decker cars, whose production will start in 2013.
In areas that are Railcar leases of "CSM", established six manufacturing sites. They are engaged in manufacturing storage boxes, bogie frames underground heating pipes of the car and finned tubes assembly frames and ceiling panels, sidewall assembly production of cars and carriages for special purposes, as well as heat treatment and purification units.
— The purpose of combining parts into a full shop — optimization of management. Previously, they were part of the various departments of JSC "SEZ", which is certainly reflected in their handling and speed to address various issues — says the head of the assembly and welding shop Sergei Lepsha.
To date, these areas have already installed the new Italian and German equipment, robotics, process systems company "IGM", actively conducting pre-commissioning, working out mechanisms of interaction. Of course, in order to "newborn" shop worked as a well-oiled clockwork, it will take some time, especially since it features including unique equipment manufactured by order of Tver Carriage Works.
In 2013, according to the contract, the Tver Carriage Works has put on the Russian Railways 50 double-deck coaches locomotive to be used on long-distance routes.