After the successful completion of the reconstruction project of 430 Sahimms 900 wagons for DB Cargo AG and its end in 2020, ŽOS Trnava, after the start of revisions project of standard wagons for this company since 2018, continued to present itself by meeting the deadlines and the required quality criteria.
During 2021, negotiations took place on the project of conversion of 281 Laaers 560.1 wagons to 560.3 type for DB Cargo Logistics GmbH, which was successfully completed in ŽOS Trnava after six months of negotiations on the scope of work and prices. At the end of March 2022, a contract was signed, and the first wagons began to be rebuilt in April. Completion of the project for 3.4 million euros is expected in August 2023.
Thanks to such projects, the share of services for foreign customers of ŽOS Trnava in 2022 will exceed 75%.
Ing. Zdenko Lančarič, Executive Director of ŽOS Trnava: “The common task of the project team and the entire division of freight wagons in which this operation will take place is to meet contractual deadlines as well as the expected high quality of execution to which our partner is already accustomed during the few years of cooperation. I believe that the successful management of this project will be the next step in consolidating and expanding the cooperation with a strong and stable partner, which the DB AG Group certainly is.”