Tank cars for molten sulphur and sulphuric acid
The Russian refinery Slavneft-Yanos has signed a contract with the United Wagon Company (UWC) to supply 32 high-capacity tank cars for transporting molten sulphur and sulphuric acid. UWC will deliver the wagons before the end of January 2019.
The model 15-6913 tank car, with a 72 t load capacity and space for 44 cbm of molten sulphur, can carry an extra 9 t of cargo compared to similar cars.
The model 15-9545 tank car for transporting sulphuric acid also has a 44 cbm capacity and a 77 t load capacity, and can haul an extra 8 t of cargo compared to customary wagons. (ben)