логотип компании
home Sitemapsitemap
Русский Jan 19, 2020 15:49
Latest news
Jan 13, 2020
International Allegro passenger numbers increase by over 15% in 2019
Jan 10, 2020
Loading volume of export goods to ports increased by 3.6% in 2019
Jan 10, 2020
Russian Railways Holding completes feasibility study on modernisation of Nagpur-Seunderabad stretch in India
Jan 10, 2020
Passenger transport on the infrastructure owned by Russian Railways increased by 3.4% in 2019
Jan 10, 2020
Loading volumes on Russian Railways network amounted to 1.3 billion tons in 2019
Dec 16, 2019
Sergei Pavlov and Zorana Mihajlović discuss infrastructure projects in Serbia
News archive
Press Centre


Feb 02, 2016

Russian Railways to acquire 507 new locomotives in 2016


The 2016 investment programme at Russian Railways allocates 69.2 billion roubles for the purchase of new locomotives.

The Company plans to purchase 507 new units consisting of 257 electric and 250 diesel engines, including the following models.

  • mainline electric DC freight locomotives with asynchronous traction drive 3ES10 Granite (15 units)
  • electric AC freight Yermak 2ES5K engines (20 units) and 3ES5K (78 units)
  • electric DC freight 2ES6 Sinara engines (86 units)
  • electric DC freight 3ES4K Donchak engines (15 units)
  • freight diesel locomotives with asynchronous traction drive 2TE25A Vityaz (4 units)
  • diesel locomotives 2TE25KM (100 units)
  • diesel freight locomotives 2TE116U (6 units), 3TE116U ( 1 unit) and 2TE116UD (6 units)
  • GT1h main gas turbine engine (1 unit).

In addition, it is planned to purchase four electric passenger EP20 Olympus locomotives with dual power, 35 EP2K passenger electric DC locomotives, 4 passenger electric AC EP1M locomotives and 15 TEP70BS passenger diesel locomotives.

The Company's fleet of shunting locomotives will also be supplemented by 80 TEM18DM diesel locomotives, 26 diesel engines with twin-diesel TEM14 powerplants and 1 diesel locomotive with hybrid TEM9N propulsion.

As part of the programme to upgrade its locomotives, the island of Sakhalin plans to purchase 10 mainline TG16M diesel locomotives capable of operating on the island's two track gauges of 1,067 mm and 1,520 mm.

The Company's fleet now consists of more than 20,000 locomotives.


© 2003-2020, 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