LLC “POLTAVA LOCOMOTIVE REPAIR PLANT” won the tender held by the Department of Locomotive Facilities of JSC “Ukrainian Railways” to repair 18 wheelsets of mainline passenger locomotives of the TEP70 series. As a result of the competition, which lasted from 08/26/2021, 11/08/2021, an agreement was concluded with the winner for a total amount of 12,598,210.94 UAH including VAT, according to which LLC “POLTAVA LOCOMOTIVE REPAIR PLANT” commits to complete the work by March 31, 2022.
At the same time, 12 wheelsets will be repaired for the Regional Branch “South Railways” and another 6 wheelsets for the Regional Branch “Odessa Railways”. As a result of the repair, rejected elements will be replaced and wheelset assemblies will be repaired with further full examination. LLC “POLTAVA LOCOMOTIVE REPAIR PLANT” has a Certificate No. 16/2020 on assigning a conditional number 17 for branding the products during the repair of wheelsets and locomotives.
Also, at the end of September in this year, an agreement was signed with the abovementioned Customer to repair wheelsets of the TEP150 locomotives. The first time such kinds of works are being performed in Ukraine. Technologists of LLC “POLTAVA LOCOMOTIVE REPAIR PLANT” developed technological process for the repair “. The completion of the repair is scheduled for the end of November in this year.
LLC POLTAVA LOCOMOTIVE REPAIR PLANT is a company that specializes in repair of such locomotives: 2M62, 2TE116, 2TE10, TEP70, TEM2, TEM7, TEM15, TEM18, ChME3, TGM4, TGM6 as well as their linear equipment. All the sites and workshops have been certified by JSC “Ukrainian Railways” with the right to perform works in the amount of overhaul, including extension of service life, which is confirmed by the Certificate No. 073/21 dated from 08.07.2021 issued by JSC “Ukrainian Railways” Branch “Scientific Research and Design Technological Institute of Railway Transport”.