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03.29.2017

First Heavy Haul Company will support the 12TH International Rail Business Forum 1520 Strategic Partnership with the status “Partner”.

First Heavy Haul Company is the biggest owner and operator of railway rolling stock in Russian Federation. It operates 29 000 railcars. Key market segment for the company serviсes is the

growing export coal transportation. Within First Heavy Haul Company rolling stock is managed by a subsidiary Vostok1520 which has entered TOP-10 of the biggest railway operators in 2016.

In cooperation with Russian Railways the company develops heavy haul technologies to increase fright capacity of the railroad infrastructure by the growth of train weight and load on axle. Together with Russian

Railways and consignors First Heavy Haul Company makes up haul trains out of cars with improved lift capacity of 7100 tons for the eastern and 9000 tons for the western direction.

The work of First Heavy Haul Company is aimed towards realization of technological solutions for increased freight efficiency which is beneficial for all participants: consignor, operator, infrastructure owner.

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The General Partner is Russian Railways JSC, the organizer is Business Dialogue LLC.

“Strategic Partnership 1520” is the international business forum aimed to coordinate efforts of players in the Eurasia transport market to create a coherent infrastructure of international transportation corridor, and the most comfortable passenger and cargo transportation environment.

For detailed information on the forum, please visit www.forum1520.ru.