According to the press service of Ukrzaliznytsia, with reference to
the chief engineer of the main passenger department, Yuriy Kebal, some Hr 100 million will be spent on the preparation of carriages for
The level of passenger carriage depreciation at the department is 86%
– half of the rolling stock was produced 30 years ago and cannot meet
the modern standards of comfort and quality services.
Many carriages need depot repairs or overhauls. The depot repair of
one carriage costs about Hr 85,000, and the overhaul of a wagon costs Hr 700,000. Some Hr 5,000-9,000 is spent on the repair of a wagon.