RAIL1520 - A RELIABLE PARTNER IN THE RAIL TRANSPORT MARKET
RAIL1520 is a lessor company specialized to provide services of operating leasing and redemption leasing of freight rolling stock. The company was established by one of the largest, private-owned investment and industrial companies in Russia called ICT Group.
RAIL1520 is managed by Research and Production Corporation “United Wagon Company”, a vertical-integrated railway holding, combining production, operative leasing, transportation services, engineering and maintenance of innovative freight railcars with advanced technical and economical characteristics.
RAIL1520 target fleet used for renting out to its clients consists of solid bottom gondolas, rail tankers, closed cars, hoppers and specialized flat cars for handling of timber, wheeled facilities and large-capacity containers.
RAIL1520's strategic partners are core Russian banks, foreign investors, rail car building plants and major freight turnover and transport companies.
One of the RAIL1520's key advantages is the possibility to provide its clients with new generation railcars with increased capacity and equipped with innovative Barber S-2-R bogie manufactured at Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant (Leningrad region).
In spite of a company young age, its management team combines professionals of leading Russian and foreign manufacturing, leasing and engineering companies that possess wide experience and authorities
UWC starts the mass production of platforms for large-capacity containers
Fitting platform is designed for the transportation of a wide range of large-capacity containers.
United Wagon Company starts the mass production of 120-cubic hopper car for mineral fertilizers
New generation hopper car assembly capacities of Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant.