Russian Transmashholding sends another batch of metro cars to Tashkent
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- Today, on 13 October, Metrovagonmash JSC, which is part of Transmashholding JSC, manufactured and sent to Tashkent 20 modern metro cars of the 81-765.5 / 766.5 / 767.5 series, thereby completing the execution obligations to the Tashkent Metro.
From the arriving cars in Tashkent, 5 subway trains will be formed in a four-car version. In the result of arrival of the new cars, the number of modern trains in Tashkent metro will reach 60 cars.
In 2019, the first batch of 20 metro cars arrived in Tashkent. In August 2021, Metrowagonmash sent another 20 metro cars to Uzbekistan. All Russian metro cars that come to Uzbekistan = are designed taking into account the peculiarities of the Tashkent metro. In general, the Tashkent metro and Metrovagonmash have been cooperating since the foundation of the metro in the capital, since 1977.
The contract for the manufacture of 40 metro cars of JSC "Metrovagonmash" and UE "Toshkent Metro" was signed in April 2021. The sources of financing are loans from the State Corporation “Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs” (GC VEB RF) and the Russian Export-Import Bank (JSC “ROSEXIMBANK”).
Metro trains series 81-765 / 766/767 in various modifications are operated in Moscow, Kazan, Baku and Tashkent. The rolling stock is equipped with inter-car crossings with a through passage for the unimpeded movement of passengers along the train. Double-leaf doors with a width of 1.4 meters are equipped with external light signaling for open and closed states. The head carriages have spaces for wheelchairs. Each passenger compartment is equipped with touchscreen information monitors with interactive search capabilities for the destination station, route planning, and travel time calculation.
Passenger cabins and driver's cabs are equipped with video surveillance, air conditioning and air disinfection systems. The windshield of the driver's cab is equipped with an adjustable manual sunscreen, taking into account the peculiarities of the elevated elevated Tashkent metro. The service life of metro cars is 30 years. The design speed of the metro train is 90 km / h.