In 2005 "Transport Power Supply" Department concluded a treaty with the company Siemens AG Transportations Systems Electrification Engineering. Our scientists are obliged to do experimental research on heat aging of contact-wire lines. The results of this research will be given to the company Siemens. This treaty will be valid till 29.12.2012.
This project is headed by professor Efimov A.V., Galkin A.G., DSc, and post-graduate student Paranin A.V.
Within the treaty limits, in spring 2006 the graduate student Paranin A.V went to Erlangen, Germany, to fulfill his industrial internship in Siemens AG TS EL EN.