Rolling Stock Renewal in Kharkiv Metro

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Rolling Stock Renewal in Kharkiv Metro

  • Projrct iniciator:

    Kharkiv City Council, Municipal Enterprise

  • Finance model:

    Co-financed by: EIB and city budget.


The project consists of:

  • purchase of five-carriage metro trainsets along with the spare parts and expandable materials, equipment,
    tools for maintenance and repairs and related services.

Expected Results:

Provision of high quality transport services by:

  • increasing the number of the rolling stock unts on the metro lines;
  • descreasing the intervals between the trains;
  • cutting down the travel time in the public transport from the central part of the city to its remote districts;
  • improving the cost effectiveness of the metro;
  • ensuring safe and comfortable passenger transportation;
  • improving the ecological situation in the city.

Current Status:

  • The Loan Transfer Agreement has been signed between EIB, the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine and Kharkiv City Council.
  • The tender has been conducted and awarded in compliance with the EIB requirements.

Next Stages:

  • contract signing with the Contractor;
  • the delivery of the rolling stock of five-carriage metro trainsets is planned by 2023.