Project Details
Locomotive Re-Powering Project
Country:Uzbekistan
Sector:Transport
Summary:The project involves re-powering of diesel–electric locomotives, including installation of new diesel engines, main alternators, and cooler groups.
Expected Outcome:

As part of the railway industry reform and modernization program, the project will

  • reduce fuel consumption, operation and maintenance costs;
  • increase reliability; and
  • improve environmental performance of diesel–electric locomotives.

Expected Outputs:
  • Diesel–electric locomotives re-powered and improved.
Date Approved:2001
Status:Ongoing
Expected Completion:2010
Funding Type:Loan
Funding Amount:European Bank for Reconstruction and Development: $68 million
Links/Documents:EBRD Project Page