NEWS 3: Railway fleet receives 88 new domestically-made wagons, locomotives

Iranian railway fleet received 88 new domestically-made locomotives and wagons in a ceremony attended by Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami and Head of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) Saeed Rasouli on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

The current Iranian calendar year (began on March 20) is named the year of “Surge in Produc­tion” by Leader of Islamic Revolution Seyed Ali Khamenei, and since the year start, the national railway fleet has received new domestically-made locomotives and wagons in two stages.

The first time, which was on April 28, the fleet received 56 new domestically-made locomotives and wagons.

As reported by the portal of Transport Minis­try, over 1.25 trillion rials (about $29.7 million) was invested by six domestic companies for the manufacturing of the mentioned wagons and locomotives.

According to Eslami, all the locomotives and wagons added to the country’s railway fleet, have been made by domestic companies during the first month of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-April 19), to regis­ter a 143-percent rise compared to the same period last year.

In the mentioned month, some 50 freight wag­ons, two passenger wagons, and two locomotives were produced by four domestic companies and two locomotives entered the country’s rail fleet after complete reconstruction.

 

Railway fleet

ناوگان ریلی

Domestically-made

ساخت داخل

Ceremony

مراسم

Attended by

با شرکت ...

Transport and Urban Development Minister

وزیر توسعه شهری و حمل و نقل 

 Head of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways

رئیس راه آهن جمهوری اسلامی ایران 

Calendar 

تقویم

Surge in Produc­tion

جهش تولید

Islamic Revolution

انقلاب اسلامی

Transport Minis­try

وزارت حمل و نقل

Domestic companies

شرکت های داخلی

Manufacturing

تولید

Mentioned 

ذکر شده

Regis­ter

ثبت کردن 

143-percent rise

افزایش 143 درصدی 

Compared to

در مقایسه با

Freight wag­ons

واگن های باری

Passenger wagons

واگن های مسافربری

After complete reconstruction

بعد از بازسازی کامل

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