18 July 2011 y.

Metrowagonmash has produced first diesel multiple unit train for the Serbian railways

Presentation of the first diesel multiple unit train DP-S (“DMU – Serbia”), developed for the Serbian railways (Zeleznice Srbije) has been held at Metrowagonmash (MWM, which is a part of CJSC Transmashholding on the 18th of July, 2011. 

 In accordance with the contract, concluded in 2010, totally twelve diesel multiple unit trains (DMU) will be produced in two cars version, which will be handed over to the Customer in two years period.

 DMU will be operated on the railways with the European rail gauge with a width of 1435 mm.

In order to ensure safe and convenient movement of passengers throughout the whole train, cars are equipped with vestibule platforms HUBNER (platform width is 1550 mm and platform height is 2000mm), which allow cars to pass curves and inclined areas without let or hindrance. Cab and passenger compartment ventilation and heating system is of Webasto, Germany production.

Multifunctional room, designated for housing of baby buggies, bicycles, wheelchairs and large-size luggage, is located close to the entrance door in the car with a sanitary block. Flap-up seats are located in this area on the side walls from the sanitary block side and opposite to it.