Petersburg factory "Vagonmash" has signed a contract with the Transport Committee of St. Petersburg to supply 54 cars asynchronous "Neva". The press service of the department.
Recall that the "Vagonmash" won in the appropriate category at the end of August, beating its main rival — Oktyabrsky Electric plant, owned by the concern "Transmashholding". The latter was ready to supply wagons "Ladoga".
The contract price "Vagonmash" — 3.2 billion rubles. The first two of six-car to be delivered in December 2012, they will be run on a "green" line. Note that one part is ready — since the beginning of 2011, he was tested at the St. Petersburg subway.
We also recall that now "Vagonmash" experiencing financial difficulties, and the recent decision of the arbitral tribunal in the company introduced a monitoring procedure. However, in the competition for the supply of metrovagonov involved "pure" in the financial against «Vagonmash", which is 51% owned by the partner of the plant — Czech "Skoda". Bank guarantee for 500 million rubles, LLC "Vagonmash" provided Moscow "Citibank".