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Škoda Transportation: St. Petersburg to have eight new metro units

OOO Vagonmash, a member of the Škoda Transportation Group, has been declared the winner of a tender in St. Petersburg, Russia. It will supply eight six-wagon underground sets for the local line no. 3. The total value of the new contract is RUB 3.8bn. Škoda Transportation board chairman Tomáš Krsek said that the contract should be signed any day now. According to him, the company succeeded in following the previous supply of nine Neva six-wagon sets that had already been commissioned.