GE Transportation, a leading global provider of rail, mining and transportation-related equipment, has signed an agreement with Limited Liability Company «Transmashdiesel» and JSC National Company Kazakhstan Temir Zholy’s (KTZ) subsidiary JSC Remlokomotiv to create a joint venture company to produce diesel engines in Astana, Kazakhstan. The formation of the JV is subject to various conditions precedent, including government and regulatory approvals.
About GE TransportationGE Transportation, a unit of GE (NYSE: GE), solves the world’s toughest transportation challenges. GE Transportation builds equipment that moves the rail, mining and marine industries. Our fuel-efficient and lower-emissions freight and passenger locomotives, diesel engines for rail, marine and stationary power applications, signaling and software solutions, drive systems for mining trucks, and value-added services help customers grow. GE Transportation is headquartered in Erie, Penn., and employs approximately 12,000 employees worldwide. For more information visit the company's website at www.getransportation.com