Information published on 11 October 2016 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 518.

Russia: Russian Railways and Swissrail Industry Association sign agreement on scientific and technical cooperation

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Russian Railways and the Swissrail Industry Association signed an agreement on scientific and technical cooperation in Berlin on 22 September during the International Transportation Exhibition “InnoTrans 2016” held in the German capital.

The document was signed by Valentin Gapanovich, Senior Vice President at Russian Railways, and Peter Jenelten, President of Swissrail.

The two sides expressed their readiness to establish scientific and technical cooperation when implementing rail projects in Russia and other markets.

At the “InnoTrans 2016” exhibition, Russian Railways also signed a memorandum of understanding on scientific cooperation with the Technical University of Munich.

(Source: RZD)