RAILWAY RESEARCH INSTITUTE

OF JSC RUSSIAN RAILWAYS

102

years of research expertise 

5

regional branches

18

research centers

1200

professionals

30

D.Sc.habil.

127

Ph.D.

 

ABOUT VNIIZhT

The Railway Research Institute (JSC VNIIZhT) is the largest scientific and research center in the field of creation of innovative and digital railway solutions, R&D activities as well as testing of railway infrastructure elements and rolling stock.

VNIIZhT was founded in 1918. In 2008, it was transformed into a Joint Stock Company – a subsidiary of JSC Russian Railways.

VNIIZhT Test Center provides for unique capabilities for testing new and existing railway machinery:

Static and laboratory tests

Test Loop (speed up to 140 km/h)

High Speed Test Site (speed up to 250 km/h)

Tests on operating lines

VNIIZhT has 5 regional branches, 18 research centers, 1200 high-quality qualified professionals.

 

Since 2010, at the premises of VNIIZhT the Joint Scientific Council of JSC Russian Railways has been functioning. The Council consists of Members and Corresponding Members of the Russian Academy of Sciences, transport universities rectors and directors generals of rail research institutes.

VNIIZHT has unique training opportunities: postgraduate study, dissertation council, staff development programmes.

 

OUR RESEARCH FOCUS

Development of carrying capacity of the Baikal-Amur Mainline and the Trans-Siberian Railway

Development of high speed traffic

Innovative rolling stock, assemblies and systems  

Development and implementation of Digital Twins

Wheel–rail interaction management

Increase in infrastructure expected life and its and diagnostics  

Development of railway welding technology

Adaptive and intelligent traffic management systems

Integrated testing of railway machinery and technologies

Alternative energy and energy saving technologies

Regulatory and technical expertise

Nurturing research personnel

PROJECTS

 

COMMUNICATIONS

 

Генерального директора

АО «ВНИИЖТ»

С. А. Виноградова

OFFICE of Director General

 
 

CONTACTS

Head Office of JSC VNIIZHT

10, 3d Mytischinskaya Street,

Moscow, Russia, 129626

Contacts:

+7 (499) 260-41-11

+7 (495) 602-83-33

Канцелярия:

+7 (495) 602-83-07

Факс:

+7 (495) 687-64-56

Branches of JSC VNIIZHT

Nizhny Novgorod branch

603070 Nizhny Novgorod

st. Dolzhanskaya, d. 33/11

Tel .: +7 (831) 214-79-99

E-mail: vniizht-nn@vniizht.ru

Ural branch

620013 Yekaterinburg,

st. Chelyuskintsev, d. 15

Tel .: +7 (343) 358-48-45

E-mail: sekretar_uo@vniizht.ru

Data-Analysis

Research Center (NIAC)

196128, St. Petersburg,

st. Blagodatnaya, d.10, p. 1,

8th floor, of. 825

Tel .: +7 (499) 260-41-58

E-mail: sekretar_niac@vniizht.ru

Hotel "VNIIZhT"

Butovsky dead end, 12, Shcherbinka, Moscow

108851, Russia

+7 (499) 260-46-50

E-mail:

hotel@vniizht.ru

Test Loop

142171 Moscow, Shcherbinka,

st. Butovo dead end, 1

Tel .: +7 (499) 260-46-11

fax .: +7 (499) 262-59-00

High-Speed Polygon

352600 Krasnodar Territory,

Belorechensk,

Tel .: + 7 (861) 55-31-243

fax .: + 7 (861) 55-32-246

 

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