Technical modernisation with environmental component
In 2013 the Company continued technical modernisation based on environmental requirements:
- ТЭ10 locomotives underwent modernisation works, with the replacement Д100 diesel with Д49 (120 units total), which allowed to provide decrease of pollutants emission into the atmosphere by 6%;
- 13 innovative double-diesel locomotive shunters were introduced ТЭМ14;
- All purchased timber sleepers were steeped in eco-friendly aseptic of 4th hazard rating. Comparing to 2012, the length of railway lines on timber sleepers has decreased by 3.8 thousand km.