The subject of the agreement concluded between UGLK and Metinvest was the overhaul of the 2TE10U shunting diesel locomotive. This procedure implies the repair or replacement of worn out and damaged parts of the locomotive in order to restore its operational characteristics and extend its service life.
As part of the overhaul of the 2TE10U diesel locomotive, the specialists of the Ukrainian Freight Locomotive Company gradually carried out a number of the following technical measures:
Complete disassembly and troubleshooting of the locomotive;
Full inspection of the frame and bogies of the diesel locomotive with the continuation of its service life;
Full re-banding and inspection of all wheelsets, revision of axle systems;
Complete replacement of the sleeve-piston group;
Complete replacement of electrical wiring;
Overhaul of electrical machines (TED, GG, DA, electrical equipment of the locomotive);
Repair of air and water systems of a locomotive;
Complete internal and external painting of the locomotive
All these activities were carried out in a timely manner and in full. Having successfully passed all the necessary post-repair tests, the 2TE10U diesel locomotive was handed over to the customer along with the registration of warranty obligations for a period of 12 months.
“We hope that the experience of successful cooperation between Metinvest and our company will eventually become the basis for a long-term partnership,” said Denis Babikov, Director of UCLC.