The largest operator of the Moscow surface public transport Mosgortrans: 64 years of success SUE
Moscow is paying great attention towards the implementation of the innovations of the surface public transport as well as the safety of passenger transportation. Therefore, Mosgortrans regularly updates the rolling stock: transport adapted for people with disabilities is being purchased.
The new vehicles have low floor, they are equipped with air conditioning system, video surveillance systems and satellite navigation. The average age of the Mosgortrans rolling stock is 4.8 years.
«To make daily trips convenient for passengers, we are developing modern services. Today Moscow has a special service for activating remote top-up of the Troika card. Our passengers can make interchanges on surface public transport for free. For the transport service of the remote territories of the New Moscow, we launched the On the Way on-demand transportation service», — said Nikolay Asaul, CEO of Mosgortrans.
Moreover, Mosgortrans takes care of drivers. They are the key element of the work of the enterprise and the transportation throughout the whole city.
«To improve the working conditions of drivers, we have launched the Ideal Fleet system. Now we are testing it in the North-Eastern branch of Mosgortrans. Drivers have started using a mobile application, which is called the Ideal Fleet and created to clarify the vacation schedule, find out information about bonuses, the salary, request certificates and documents, get up-to-date information about the company's work. This measure should simplify the work of drivers at the enterprise», — noted Nikolay Asaul, CEO of Mosgortrans.
Today Moscow concludes contracts for the supply of electric buses with the best domestic manufacturers to make surface public transport the best in terms of the quality. Contracts for the supply of the electric buses are concluded on a tender basis.
«Now electric buses are supplied to Moscow by KAMAZ PJSC and GAZ Group. If another manufacturer wins the next auction, the contract will be concluded with this firm. The competitive environment allows guaranteeing the quality of services and avoiding overpricing. Taking this into account, we are planning to purchase 1800 electric buses from 2022 to 2024», — concluded Nikolay Asaul, CEO of Mosgortrans.
SUE Mosgortrans is the main surface public transport operator in Moscow which serves about 700 bus routes. More than 2.8 million passengers use them every day. The structure of the enterprise includes 20 branches, including 9 bus fleets and other services that ensure the operation of surface pubic transport. Uninterrupted communication, convenience on the way and constant improvement of the quality of transportation are provided by about 25 thousand employees of the enterprise.
Deputy Head of the External Relations Department of the External Communications Service SUE Mosgortrans