Ural Vagon Zavod Presents Cryogenic Tank at TransRussia 2017

17 April 2017 (14:14)

UrBC, Yekaterinburg, April 17, 2017. Ural Vagon Zavod Corporation is taking part in the 22nd International TransRussia 2017 Exhibition in Moscow on April 18-20, the company press service reports.

The holding intends to present its new-generation cryogenic tank/cistern railcar that is currently unique to Russia. KTsM 40/0.7 was designed by the corporation’s member enterprise Uralcryomash for transportation and storage of liquefied natural gas and liquid ethylene. Uralcryomash is a well-established cryogenic equipment manufacturer that has contributed to space exploration programs.

KTsM 40/0.7 is 40 m3 large and is fit for around 14,000 kg of liquefied natural gas, with working pressure at 0.7 MPa.

The tank railcar can be used as part of automobile gas-filling stations and as a way to deliver natural gas to remote settlements.

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