RUSSIA: UKVZ is to supply 10 single-section Type 71-623-02.01 partly low-floor trams to the city of Magnitogorsk.

The company was the only bidder for the contract, which is being financed by the national government’s Clean Air programme.

The order is worth the 370m roubles, with 30% to be paid an advance and the trams scheduled to be delivered by December 1 this year.