At the Riga and Kiev direction of the Moscow railway until the end of the year there will be new trains

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in fotopakismo station in Moscow. Archival photoAt the Riga and Kiev direction of the Moscow railway until the end of the year there will be new trains© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

The Central suburban passenger company (CPC) until the end of 2017, will update the fleet of rolling stock on the Riga and Kiev directions of the Moscow railway (MZHD), reported on the website of the Moscow mayor with reference to the head of the Moscow Department of transport and development dorozhno-a transport infrastructure Maxim Liksutov.

Earlier, the press service of «Demikhovsky engineering plant» (DMZ, part of CJSC Transmashholding) has reported that the Central suburban passenger company (JSC «Central PPK») and the State transport leasing company (OAO gtlk) have signed a tripartite agreement for the supply in 2017 13 trains DC ЭП2Д.

«Until the end of 2017, the CPC will completely renew rolling stock depot «Nakhabino» and part of depot Aprelevka. New modern trains are in no way inferior to the best foreign analogues. They are adapted for the passage of passengers with disabilities, there are also places for bicycles. The cars are equipped with cameras and video recording system,» — said Liksutov.

Train ЭП2Д successfully tested in early August of 2016 and received a certificate of conformity to technical regulations of the Customs Union. The train is equipped with climate control, environmentally friendly toilet systems, CCTV systems, video recording, Wi-Fi, and equipped with special seats for travel with limited mobility, and bicycles. The safety of passengers is ensured by an electric stop taps, crash systems, electro-pneumatic brakes and other modern technological solutions.