On July 13, it was held the official presentation ceremony of new five locomotives acquired by the Azerbaijan State Railway Department from Uraltreyd and Dorteks-komplekt companies. Four electric locomotives were acquired from Uraltreyd and one from Dorteks-komplekt, Trend reports.
According to Azerbaijani minister of transport Ziya Mammadov, at the moment, there is a need to modernize the locomotive part, 80 percent of which has finished resources.
The state is going in the future to continue financing the acquisition of new technical means and modernizing the infrastructure. It is considered to involve the finance of international finance organizations to this process, he told.