Business Partners

General Partner

JSC Russian Railways is one of the world’s largest rail corporations. It handles colossal volumes of passenger and freight traffic; it’s been awarded the highest financial rating plaudits; its staff are the most exceptionally-qualified experts in all spheres of rail transport; it can call upon an impressive range of scientific and technical resources; and alongside its extensive ongoing building and development plans, it has great experience in international cooperation.

The company’s mission lies in meeting market demands for transportation, increasing the efficiency of its operations, maintaining high-quality services and deep-level integration in Eurasian transport systems.

The company’s core objectives lie in catering to the State’s, businesses’ and individuals’ transportation needs; providing works and services conducted by rail; and ensuring that its operations are profitable.

The company’s strategic goals are -

  • expanding the scale of the transport business;
  • improving the company’s performance and financial efficiency;
  • raising service and security standards;
  • deep-level integration in Eurasian transport systems;
  • increasing the company’s financial results and economic performance.


International Strategic Partner

Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a world leader in the sphere of electronic and electrical technologies. The concern operates in such areas as industry, energy and healthcare, it also delivers infrastructural solutions, mostly, for cities and big urban conglomerations.

For over 165 years Siemens has been the example of technological progress, innovation, quality, reliability and international cooperation.The company is the world’s largest supplier of environmentally friendly technologies. In financial year 2015 (as of September, 30), the corporation’s turnover amounted to 75,6 billion Euros, and net profit amounted to 7,4 billion Euros. As of the end of September 2015 Siemens employed about 348 000 people.

Siemens LLC is a head company of Siemens in Russia, Belarus and Central Asia. In these countries the concern operates in all traditional areas of its activity. About 3000 employees work for Siemens LLC. In financial year 2015 (as of September 30) the turnover was 1,6 billion Euros.


Innovative Strategic Partner

“Uralvagonzavod” implements a number of socially significant programs embracing all aspects of employees’ life, i.e. disease prevention and medical treatment, health improvement and recreation for adults and children, development of physical culture and sports, providing entertainments, supporting veterans and youngsters.

According to the data of American publication “Defence News”, “Uralvagonzavod” falls within 100 world largest military-industrial complexes. In 2009 it has ranked the 80th position by the rate of production of military equipment among world manufacturers and the 3rd position among Russian manufacturers.

Further development of the Corporation lies in completion of shaping the vertically-integrated structure of Research and Production Corporation “Uralvagonzavod”. Formation of powerful industrial complex on the basis of market methods and government regulation is in progress. On the one hand, the members of the Corporation unite to increase capitalization and fulfill the assigned tasks on providing the domestic economy with the products required for its development and on boosting the national defense capability. On the other hand, the Corporation enters the sales markets, including the world ones, with competitive products.


Official Bank-Sponsor

VTB Bank, one of the leaders in the Russian banking sector, specializes in corporate banking. Among our clients are some of the Russian largest corporations, multinational companies, midsized companies, government agencies and others.

Bank offers a wide range of financial products and services – transaction management, liquidity solutions, all types of bank guarantees and products for international documentary settlements, loans and more.

VTB develops new products that enable our clients to streamline processes, reduce risks and increase returns on investment.

VTB Bank and its subsidiaries form an international financial group, which nowadays operates in Russia, CIS, Europe, Asia and Africa.


Registration Sponsor

EVRAZ is a vertically integrated steel and mining business with operations in the Russian Federation, Ukraine, USA, Canada, Czech Republic, Italy, Kazakhstan and South Africa. One of the top steelmaking companies in the world, EVRAZ is the leading producer of railway products in Russia and CIS.

EVRAZ facilities have been producing rails since 1932. In 2013 the company launched production of head-hardened rails matching the quality of the best international benchmarks. These rails have extended life cycle and ensure highest safety and comfort for the passengers.

EVRAZ product portfolio comprises all types of rails, including high-speed rails intended for mixed traffic with no analogues in the world. Low-temperature rails are another unique product which can be used in the territories with temperatures down to - 70°C. EVRAZ rails are also successful in hot climate, for instance in the deserts of Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan with temperatures up to 50°C.

EVRAZ’s wide product portfolio also includes about 40 types of wheels for freight cars and locomotive wheels, innovative tires and railcar building shapes.


Official Operator of Energy Supply

LLC «RUSENERGOSBYT» was established in 2002 and now it’s one of the largest energy supply companies operating in the Russian Federation. The first clients of «RUSENERGOSBYT» were large industrial enterprises, which were able to evaluate the effectiveness of the electricity supply from the wholesale market.

In 2016 the Company celebrates the tenth anniversary of efficient cooperation with its European shareholder - energy concern ENEL. Applying best practices of ENEL under the specifics of the Russian electricity market LLC « RUSENERGOSBYT» managed to take a leading position on the Russian energy-sales sector.

«RUSENERGOSBYT» supplies electricity to more than 60 regions from Saint Petersburg to the Far East and operates as a Guarantee Supplier on the federal level, having obtained this status in the territory of 17 regions. The structure of the company includes 9 branches and the central office in Moscow.

Client portfolio of «RUSENERGOSBYT» consists of more than 105 thousand customers. Among «RUSENERGOSBYT» key clients – JSC Russian Railways, JSC KAMAZ, GAZ Group, OJSC SOLLERS, Air Liquide Group. Annual volume of sales exceeds 50 bln kWh.

The wide range of companies activities, professionalism of employees and years of experience in developing of complex projects let us provide an individual approach to client’s needs, choosing the best way of collaboration with the consumer.

Priority task «RUSENERGOSBYT» team is providing a full range of services to clients: from individual calculation of the consumption volume to the full contract maintenance.


Navigation Sponsor

Established in 1996, the Bombardier Transportation (Signal) Ltd joint venture (JV) with RZD focuses on the implementation of proven BOMBARDIER* EBI* Lock 950 Computer-Based Interlocking (CBI) systems. Today, with a workforce of more than 270 employees, the company provides services for the whole lifecycle of the EBI Lock 950 CBI system from project design to operation and maintenance.

Bombardier Transportation (Signal) Ltd was the first company certified to deliver the latest generation of advanced signalling equipment adapted to the technical requirements of RZD and its products continue to meet the latest national standards.

The JV has now successfully implemented state-of-the-art interlocking systems at over 280 stations in Russia and beyond, controlling more than 6,900 point machines, 1900 km of automatic line-blocks and 500 km of lines equipped with RBTC.


Official Partner of the Welcome Reception

JSC Freight One (Freight One, part of the international transport group UCL Holding) provides freight transportation across the railway network of Russia and on international routes within the 1520 mm area. Freight One owns the biggest fleet of rolling stock in Russia near 170 thousand freight railcars. Freight One branches are located in 14 cities of Russia, as well as the subsidiary in Kazakhstan and a joint venture in Finland. Company’s balanced client portfolio includes about 5 thousand companies, 80% of which are leading industrial enterprises of Russia.


Internet Provider

Joint Stock Company "Company TransTeleCom" (Company TTK) is one of the TOP-5 Russian telecommunications companies. Its main shareholder is Russian Railways. TTK operates and services one of the largest fiber networks in Russia, which is more than 76 000 km long and has the bandwidth capability up to 2.5 Tbps.

The network is laid along the country’s railways and connects Europe and Asia. TTK provides all railway-related telecommunication resources required by the Russian railways. In addition TTK implements large-scale telecommunication projects and introduce a full range of telecommunication services for other state companies, large commercial corporations and end-users all over the country. TTK has a total of over 1.9 million subscribers.

TTK is an active player on the global market. The transcontinental TTK backbone, EurasiaHighway, has connections to the communication networks of almost all the neighboring countries, including China, Japan, Mongolia, North Korea, Finland, the Baltic states and the CIS, and it is the optimal route between Europe and Asia.


Sponsors of Sessions

CJSC “Transmashholding” (TMH) – is the major vehicle manufacturing company of Russia.

It manufactures diesel & electric locomotives and rail buses, passenger cars and freight wagons, metro cars, diesel engines for different purposes, car casting. TMH performs repair of electric multiple units, passenger cars and metro cars. The company is a key supplier of rolling stock for the JSC Russian Railways.


Research and production corporation “United Wagon Company” (UWC) is a leader and technological powerhouse in freight car manufacturing in the 1520 mm track gauge zone.

Established in 2012, UWC is now a railway holding providing integrated solutions for new generation freight cars: production, transportation services and operating leasing, engineering and maintenance services. The holding includes Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant, TikhvinСhemMash and NPC “Springs”, leasing companies under the brand of RAIL1520, and other entities. All-Union Research and Development Centre for Transportation Technology is responsible for the UWC’s R&D research and engineering activities. UWC’s service network includes 6 training centres and over 50 service centres operating at railway engine houses in Russia and the CIS.


JSC «Roszheldorproject» is a market leader in the field of design and survey works for the Russian railway transport. Today, the company includes 20 branch offices, one subsidiary and a number of regional offices.

For decades, the institutes of JSC «Roszheldorproject» perform the full scope of works on the integrated design of railway infrastructure, design works for a new and capital construction, technical re-equipment and reconstruction in the field of industrial, commercial, transport and civil construction.

The Company acted as the general designer for a number of infrastructure projects for the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi 2014.

The Company currently takes an active part in projects of reconstruction and development of Moscow railway junction, development of railway infrastructure in the Eastern Polygon of JSC «Russian Railways», construction of a new railway line at the Zhuravka-Millerovo section, integrated development of the Mezhdurechensk — Tayshet section of the Krasnoyarsk Railway. The Quality Management System of «Roszheldorproject» is certified for compliance with the requirements of DIN EN ISO 9001:2008.


For four years, the company "Uralvagonzavod-Logistik" was able to take a prominent place in the rail transport market.

This is largely because the company based only in 2010, has already named a leading industry rating «INFOLine Rail Russia Top» among the largest operators of rail freight.


Supported by

PJSC TransContainer is the largest Russian container operator, which owns 45 terminals in all freight hubs of Russia and 19 railway terminals in Kazakhstan, and operates Dobra container terminal located on the Slovak-Ukrainian border.

The Company's sales network includes more than 120 sales offices in Russia, CIS, Europe and Asia. PJSC TransContainer is the largest owner of specialized rolling stock fleet in Russia, CIS and Baltic countries: more than 24 thousand fitting platforms and approximately 64.5 thousand large capacity containers are in the Company's possession. The Company has a unique experience of efficient operation of wagon and container fleet on more than 300,000 routes in Russia and abroad.

In 2016, PJSC TransContainer celebrates its 10th anniversary; over these years, the Company has been successfully doing business on the market of transportation and logistics services. A special attention is given to the development of international transportation between APR and EU countrie.


BaltTransServis, LLC was established in 1999 in St.-Petersburg as a part of group «GlobalTrance»

BaltTransServis, LLC is one of the largest private operator-companies specializing on bulk-oil cargo railroad transportation in Russia, the CIS and Baltic countries. BaltTransServis, LLC has 1 branch – car-repair depot in Ivanovo and 8 representative offices in Moscow, Ryazan, Yaroslavl, Voronezh, Samara, Murmansk, Kaliningrad and Dno.

Among the company’s clients there are the largest oil-companies, such as OAO «Rosneft», OAO «Gazprom Neft», OAO «TAIF-NK» and a number of leading domestic and foreign traders of oil cargo.

«BaltTransServis», LLC operates own train-formations on the routes of Russian Railways - North, Moscow, October, North-Caucasus.