The fleet of leasing company RAIL1520 has reached 6000 units by the end of 2012, and the growth was primarily due to the shipments from Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant. In December this year, TVSZ supplied the 1000th car produced to the leasing company.
RAIL 1520 actively boosts its rolling stock fleet, which increased by 4000 units since the beginning of 2012. The cars are purchased through the credit line of Sberbank of RF, that was increased by 15 billion rubles in September 2012.
Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant is a major supplier of cars for RAIL1520. Cooperation between railcar-building and leasing companies is guided by United Wagon Company and provides for RAIL1520 the access to a new generation cars equipped with innovative Barber bogie with an axle load of 25 tons, which the Plant will mass-produce in 2013.
"RAIL 1520 clients using the rolling stock by TVSZ note its high quality and high economic efficiency," - says Roman Savushkin, CEO of United Wagon Company – Managing organization of RAIL1520. - "This allows us to bring in customers, who make a strategic choice in favor of reliable and high-performance cars."