Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant – is a leading new generation freight cars manufacturer in the CIS countries. The plant is considered to be one of the most large-scale objects in the European machine building industry on the amount of investment, production facilities and high-technology capacity.
Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant is the manufacturing center of the railway holding United Wagon Company.
- The President of the Russian Federation V. Putin: It is such high-tech projects that step by step change the structure of the domestic economy.
- President of the Russian Railways V. Yakunin: The enterprise which will produce basically new freight cars has been built near the town of Tikhvin.