логотип компании
home Sitemapsitemap
Feb 23, 2018 19:26
(GMT+3)
Latest news
Feb 16, 2018
“Russian Railways needs more reliable railway equipment than world analogues” says Company CEO Oleg Belozerov
Feb 15, 2018
"We are ready to provide environmentally friendly transportation of solid waste," says CEO of Russian Railways Oleg Belozerov
Feb 15, 2018
Russian Railways, Gazprom, Sinara Group and Transmashholding outline steps to expand use of natural gas as motor fuel
Feb 14, 2018
Investment in reconstruction of railways on Taman Peninsula amounted to about 700 million roubles in 2017
Feb 13, 2018
Russian Railways organises test piggyback shipment from Kaliningrad to Moscow
Feb 09, 2018
Loading of export freight to Russian ports increased by 3.4% in January 2018
News archive
Home
Press Centre
News

News

Apr 19, 2017

RZD Holding completes construction work on X Trans-European Corridor in Serbia

RU EN

RZD International LLC, a subsidiary of Russian Railways, has completed work on the Vinartsi-Djordjevo rail stretch in Serbia, the last of the six sections on the X Trans-European Corridor on which the company was carrying out work.

Along this section, more than 15 km of the lower and upper track structure were changed completely, 8 switches completely replaced, 11 railway crossings repaired and the main tracks at Leskovac and Djordjevo stations and 350 m of low aprons reconstructed. The drainage system was installed and the signalling and communications system restored.

All construction and installation work was carried out in a rhythm of 36-hour technological "windows" without necessitating the complete cessation of traffic. Serbian subcontractors were involved in the work. The use of Russian railway equipment and technologies facilitated high production rates and the laying of up to 1,000 m of track per shift with the complete reconstruction of the roadbed and artificial structures.

As a result, train speeds on this section can now reach 120 kph. Previously, the figure did not exceed 50 kph. The previous reconstruction of the stretch was carried out in 1965.

RZD International LLC has thus fully completed its work in the south of the X Trans-European Corridor.

After the acceptance commission's conclusion, the object will be handed over to the customer - JSC Infrastructure of Serbian Railways - and a three-year warranty period will begin.

Since March 2014, the RZD Holding has been implementing a contract for the construction and reconstruction of railway infrastructure in Serbia. The contract was concluded within the framework of an agreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Serbia to grant the Republic of Serbia a state export credit of USD 800 million. The total amount of the contract is USD 941 million.

print version
screenRenderTime=1

© 2003-2018, Russian Railways
Mass Media Registration Certificate El. No. ФС77-25927
When using any material from the site reference to rzd.ru is obligatory

The Company | Passengers | Freight | Press Centre | Investor Relations | Contacts | Search