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Rolling Stock Worth $8.9 Million Join Rail Fleet

Rolling Stock Worth $8.9 Million Join Rail FleetRolling Stock Worth $8.9 Million Join Rail Fleet

A total of 70 domestically-made and overhauled rolling stock worth 2.23 trillion rials ($8.9 million) joined Iran’s rail fleet on Nov. 24 during a ceremony attended by Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami and the head of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways, Saeed Rasouli, and his deputies.
“The addition included 57 high-sided four-axle, 10 two-axle container carrier wagons and one self-propelled locomotive that underwent full-scale renovation,” Rasouli was quoted as saying by IRNA.
Arak Province’s Wagon Pars Company, Isfahan’s Kowsar Wagon Company, Derakhshan Steel Company and MAPNA Company were the domestic rolling stock manufacturers engaged in the project.


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