RUSSIA: Moscow’s Central Suburban Passenger Co has awarded Transhmashholding’s Tver-based TMH-PTR subsidiary a contract to supply 23 11-car DC electric multiple-units between Q4 2022 and Q1 2023.

The contract awarded to the sole bidder is worth 20·5bn roubles including VAT. The EMUs will have a design speed of 120 km/h, acceleration of 0·7 m/s2 up to 60 km/h and 996 seats.