ETS Trebešica

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On October 17, 2018, representatives of the DG REGIO, Mr. Zil Kitel and Ms. Magali Lenol, were in a working visit to the location where the project Dismantling of the existing and installation of the new electric traction substation "Trebešica is implementing. Representatives of the European Delegation in Montenegro, Ms. Adriana Mica, representatives of the contractor, consortium "Simens" Ltd. from Podgorica and "Simens" Ltd. from Belgrade, representatives of the supervisory body "Eminent", as well as the representatives of the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism, Directorate of Public Works and Railway Infrastructure of Montenegro, which is also the ultimate user, were also in this working visit.

The value of the signed contracts is 3.553.894,93 €, and the main objective of the project is to provide regular power supply for the above-ground contact lines and better conditions for traction of trains. Reconstruction of the Trebešica traction station will improve the supply of electricity and eliminate possible interruptions in the time of failure. Using the latest technologies will reduce the negative impacts of the substation on the environment. By increasing the installed capacities, the project will contribute to the increased attraction of the rail transport and the consequent possibilities for the future development of rail transport.

All works on the construction of the plant have been completed and the procedure for connection of the plant to the transmission network in coordination with the competent authorities is in progress.