Modernized metro

Type 81-553 Metro Trainsets

In cooperation with a Russian partner Škoda Transportation produces new underground train units for the cities of Kiev (a five-car unit consisting of two cars 12 Mt – front, one car 13 Mt – intermediate regular, and two cars 14 Mt – intermediate driving) and Kazan (a four-car unit consisting of two cars 12 Mt – front, one car 13 Mt – intermediate regular, and one car 14 Mt – intermediate driving) where Škoda Transportation takes part in supplying traction and pneumatic equipment.

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Parameters

Length over coupling
4x resp. 5x 19210 mm
Body width
2670 / 2712 mm
Height above the top of rail
3700 mm
Track gage
1520 mm
Catenary voltage
750 V DC
Continuous power
680 kW
Max. speed
80 km/h
Number of passengers sitting / standing – in the car 12 Mt
40 / 161
Number of passengers sitting / standing – in the car 13 / 14 Mt
44 / 173

Contact

THE ŠKODA TRANSPORTATION GROUP
PARTICIPATES IN PRODUCTION