ŠKODA TRANSPORTATION to deliver metro trains to St. Petersburg

Published: 05.12.2017 Related countries:  United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

NěVa trains will be able to save up to 25 percent of electricity. The trains has also been awarded the prestigious award in the category of the best innovative project in St. Petersburg.

OOO VAGONMAŠ, member of ŠKODA TRANSPORTATION group, will deliver seven six-wagon NěVa trains to St. Petersburg, Russia. The contract is worth ca. RUB 4bn, i.e. CZK 1.5bn. OOO VAGONMAŠ´s board of directors chairman Tomáš Ignačák has stated that ŠKODA has already delivered 17 trains for the Něva-Vasileostrovsk line. New train deliveries will commence in late 2018 and completion is planned for H1 2019.