Passenger Cars Manufacturing Plant of "Tulpar-Talgo" LLP Has Been Inspected by the President of Kazakhstan

Nursultan Nazarbayev familiarized himself with the work of the industrial park of the plant, as well as examined one of the passenger cars.

In addition, the President of Kazakhstan was informed about the pace of growth in the sector of railway engineering and high-speed railway traffic development program.

In the course of the briefing for the media representatives, the Head of State noted the necessity for further expansion of domestic production to increase the efficiency of the country's transport system operation.

 - Today I have visited a number of objects of Astana, established during the implementation of the industrial development program. The cars production of "Talgo" plant, the launch of which I have arranged many years ago with the King of Spain, Juan Carlos, gets stronger presence in our country. We are producing not only electric and diesel locomotives for the railway industry, but also creating modern freight and passenger cars. They are now used in passenger high-speed trains in different directions. In general, the industrial park of Astana is developing very dynamically. We are attracting investments to this Technology Park, creating the conditions for successful implementation of the projects. Due to this, the city's economy is growing, budget revenues are increasing each year, - said Nursultan Nazarbayev.

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The total area of the production premises of "Tulpar-Talgo" LLP plant for the manufacture of passenger cars is 31 thousand sq. m., the production capacity is 150 cars per year. The use of modern advanced technologies and materials ensures the speed of trains of up to 200 kilometers per hour. Operating term for the cars is 40 years.

In the period from 2012 to 2015, 436 cars were produced and delivered to "Passenger Transportation" JSC. In 2015, production of cars with the increased width of the body has been launched.

Source: http://astana.gov.kz