Swiss-based company STADLER’s double-decker train, manufactured for Georgia by the company, is already in Tbilisi.
According to “Georgian Railway”, two trains are already in Georgia. Swiss specialists are to arrive soon. They should carry on preparation works and test run, after which the trains will be put under the operation. However, earlier presentation is planned in the company. STADLER’s passenger trains are in line of the European standards, equipped with the modern safety system. This train is the first in Georgian reality, which should be entirely adjusted to the needs of disabled entities.
According to “Georgian Railway”, all double-decker trains will run from Tbilisi to Black Sea coast without stopping. The train will only stop at the stations of coastal resorts, such as Batumi, Kobuleti and Ureki. To remind, “Georgian Railway” will receive two trains of Stadler Kiss in this year, while another 2 – early in 2017. To note, acquisition of 4 trains are planned, which total budget is 39,8 million EUR.