The state border guard service of Ukraine is going to receive 20 specialized buses produced by “Bogdan Motors”. The vehicles have been designed for the needs of the Separate Command Post for Protection and Provision of the Border Guard Service.
The “Bogdan Motors” Car assembly plant #1 in Lutsk has won a corresponding procurement auction at the ProZorro state procurement platform. The domestic manufacturer has suggested the most reasonable price – UAH 41.1 million, while the expected price made UAH 42 million.
According to technical requirements, each of the new “Bogdan A22212” buses will be equipped with 30 seats with armrests, an autonomous compartment heating system and a 5760cm3 167 hp diesel engine. The vehicles will also have GPS navigation systems and passenger informing systems, emergency vents and luggage compartments.
It should be reminded that in June of 2018 the “Khersonelectrotrans” municipal public utility company has announced an auction to procure 4 new 12-metres long trolleybuses. At that time 4 enterprises participated in auction. Later, on July, 31 information appeared that the bid by “Bogdan Motors” Car assembly plant #1 was chosen the most preferable. According to contract terms, the trolleybuses should be supplied till the end of the year.