OREANDA-NEWS  OOO Wagonmash (a joint venture of Kirovsky Zavod and Skoda Transportation) won a contract for supply of seven train sets for the Petersburg Metro.

In the beginning the project was evaluated at 4.068 billion rubles, but OOO Wagonmash offered a price in the sum of 3.987 billion rubles. The factory will supply all trains in two steps until the 30th of April 2019: four train sets in 2018 and three train sets in 2019.

This is already the third series of innovative trains with asynchronous motor produced especially for the Petersburg Metro by OOO Wagonmash.