TransContainer and VNIIZhT Cooperate in Innovative Projects Development
PJSC TransContainer of Delo Group and the Railway Research Institute (JSC VNIIZhT, a subsidiary of the Russian Railways) signed an agreement on cooperation in the innovative projects development based on the corporate acceleration program of the Russian Railways.
Under the agreement TransContainer will take part in the selection and development of promising projects capable of increasing the railway transport efficiency, improving current processes or creating new products for the railway industry.
TransContainer started cooperating with the accelerator in 2020, acting as an expert in selection of projects dedicated to a rolling stock. In 2021, the accelerator’s work is aimed at searching for the most sought-after and topical startups in the field of transport logistics.
“TransContainer stands for the increased use of advanced technologies in the railway industry. For our part, we are interested in finding and developing young teams engineering innovative solutions for the container transportation segment, and we are ready to provide our infrastructure to the accelerator members for test performance. Cooperation with JSC VNIIZhT will give us the opportunity to develop the industry together with our colleagues, increasing its efficiency and quality of service,” noted Victor Markov, First Vice President of PJSC TransContainer.