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The Union of Industries of Railway Equipment (UIRE) Association was established in June 2007 in Russia by the companies JSC Russian Railways, CJSC Managing Company VKM, CJSC Transmashholding and LLC Corporate Governance Company “Concern Tractor plants”.

Association Goals

01

Strengthening cooperation in the railway industry, increasing the competitiveness of railway engineering, products of the metallurgical complex, and electrical engineering.

02

Formation of an effective industrial policy in the railway engineering field.

03

Creation of conditions for the Association members successful business development.

04

Single information and communication center functioning for the Association members.

Association Objectives

01

Representing the Association members interests in Russia and abroad.

02

Assistance in the implementation of the Railway Engineering Development Programs in terms of the creation of new rolling stock and products for the railway infrastructure.

03

Interaction with federal executive authorities, railway infrastructure owners and public associations on the industrial policy implementation in the field of railway engineering, products of the metallurgical complex, electrical production and railway transport development.

04

Technical regulation system improvement the in the field of rolling stock, its components and infrastructure elements, development of a voluntary certification system for railway engineering products.

05

Regulatory framework improvement, the system of interstate and national standards that establish the requirements for rail transport and railway infrastructure.

06

Improving the quality and reliability of technical equipment supplied for railway transport facilities.

The Association includes 131 organizations from Russia. Members of UIRE are manufacturers of railway equipment and components, carriers, infrastructure owners, rolling stock operators, engineering and research centers, educational institutions. The members of the Association account for about 90% of all railway products manufactured in Russia.

Dynamics of growth in the number of members of UIRE

Structure of UIRE members by types of organizations

The list of UIRE members can be found at the link