Alstom and Transmashholding agree to form joint ventures in
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This agreement has been reached within the context of the
structural modernization of the Russian railways, according to
the plan recently adopted by the Russian government and known
as Plan for railway transport between now and
2030. In this context, Alstom has been awarded in
September 2007 a contract with Karelian Railways (a joint
venture between RZD and VR of Finland) to supply Pendolino high
speed tilting trains, which will operate between Saint
Petersburg and Helsinki.
Transmashholding is the largest company in the Russian
rolling stock market, which makes and provides electric and
diesel locomotives, switchers, freight and passenger cars,
commuter and metro cars, diesel engines for locomotives, diesel
generators and other products.
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