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Kemerovo [RU] - Continued investions for the trolleybus-system

J. Lehmann - 03.08.09


The nearly 3.500 km east of Moscow at the confluence of the Iskitim and Tom Rivers situated city continues its investions in the trolleybus-system as part of the regional government's policy of improving public transport:
At the end of 2008 BTZ (Baschkirisch trolleybus factory) delivered seven BTZ-52761-T with Nr. 34, 39, 49, 61, 64, 69, 79.
In 2005 twenty BTZ-52761 are numbered 04, 13, 15, 22, 24, 30, 35, 77, 78, 80, 82, 83, 85, 87, 89, 93, 96-99. Other recent additions to the fleet have been BTZ-5276-04 Nr. 42, 51, 73; BTZ-52761R Nr. 16, 17, 20 and Trolza-5275-05 Optima Nr. 06-9. Further new Trolza ZIU 682-016 with modern front are numbered 02, 03 (2006) and 11, 26, 28, 41, 55 (2008).

The System expanded further on 12th June 2008 when route 15 (FPK - KETK via Prospekt Molodezhniy) opened, involving approximately 4 km of
new wiring in the south. The next project is to extend route 12, which opend in August 2006, north-eastwards along Prospekt Shakhterov.

This news is taken from the Trolleybus Magazine (No.282 and 281), with the kind permission of the editor, added with informations from http://stts.mosfont.ru/ and http://trollcity.narod.ru/. The Trolleybus Magazine is published every two months and reports worldwide about the trolleybuses.

photo:
First service for the new trolleybus 69 on route 3, Author: ZZ-TOP (http://stts.mosfont.ru), 14.01.2009





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