Ukrzaliznytsia will increase the speed of trains

Укрзализныця увеличит скорость движения поездов

Trains will travel faster

To achieve increased speed railway plan by replacing 127 turnouts.

Ukrzaliznytsia intends next year to increase the average train speed by 1.5 km/h, said Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groisman.

To achieve this increased speed railway plan by replacing 127 turnouts, gain, 14 km curves plots Kolya, stepping up the pace of repair and additional repair of 110 km of railway ruts this year.

Plans for 2018 – reconstruction of 300 km of tracks on directions Kyiv-Odesa and Kyiv-Lviv.

Also needs to be updated 309 turnouts.

Recall the strategy of development BONDS until 2021 provides for 5.9 billion dollars of capital investment, including about $ 4 billion on rolling stock.