1 August 2013 y.
TVZ Manufactured 15 Double-Deck Passenger Coaches with Seats for Federal Passenger Company
JSC Tver Carriage Works (TVZ, a part of CJSC Transmashholding) has supplied 15 double-deck passenger coaches with seats to JSC Federal Passenger Company.
The contract has been signed by General Director of CJSC Transmashholding A.A. Andreev and General Director of Federal Passenger Company M.P. Akulov.
Coaches with seats will be designated for regional trains of constant formation with speed up to 160 km/h. Carbodies with smooth side walls skin will be produced of corrosion-resistant (stainless) steel. As a result, coaches life time will reach 40 years.
All coaches are equipped with air conditioning systems, eco-friendly toilets, Wi-Fi access, information display and energy-saving lamps. Coaches power supply is centralized from electric locomotive via high voltage static converter. Air-tight gangways and slack-free couplers allow decreasing noise and vibration level while train run. Entrance-door of sliding-plug type will be fitted with
automatic step boards to facility get in and off both from high and low platforms.
All coaches meeting requirements of the contract will be delivered to the customer in 2015.
New rolling stock products will complete double-deck coaches line produced at TVZ.