Gorky line received four locomotive TEP-70BS.
The new rolling stock will be used to rokadnyh directions in the passenger traffic of the Kazan region. Locomotives have high operational reliability, locomotives are equipped with electronic security systems. According to its speed performance TEP-70BS is the best locomotive in passenger traffic on the battery-powered. The total cost of the new equipment is more than 330 million rubles.
— New locomotives have more efficiency and fuel consumption. Upgraded suspension provides a more comfortable working locomotive crew on the route — said the first deputy head of the Directorate of Gorky traction Andrew Metelkin.
On May 27 at the disposal of the Kuibyshev branch of OAO "Federal Passenger Company" JSC "Tver Carriage Works" sent another batch of 12 second-class cars of model 61-4447.05