State administration of railway transport of Ukraine agreed With the European investment Bank and the European Bank for restoration and development a loan of 300 million euros for the electrification of a railway site Dolinskaya-Nikolayev-Kolosovka.
"Today Agreed on the last details of the loan from the European investment Bank and the European Bank of restoration and development for the electrification of the direction Dolynska-Mykolaiv-Kolosivka. In General - it's about 300 million euros. 150 million from each of the credit organizations. Profitable rules, a reasonable time. Coordinated the preparation of all documents that will allow you to quickly to sign these agreements, "– quotes RIA "news" the head of PJSC "Ukrayinska zaliznytsya" Adalbert Balcona. Currently, only about fifty percent of railway tracks in Ukraine is electrified, the second half uses diesel traction. In order to reduce the cost of transportation is implementing a program of electrification of railway tracks. Remember, in July, the Ukrainian Minister of infrastructure Vladimir Omelian said transport network, and Railways, are worn almost 100%. On Tuesday, Workers of railway transport of Ukraine held a protest action near the Ministry of infrastructure of the country, demanding a pay rise 3 times and improve labor rules.