PKP Linia Hutnicza Szerokotorowa

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PKP Linia Hutnicza Szerokotorowa
Sp. z o.o.
Industry Rail transport
Founded 2001
Headquarters Zamość, Poland
Key people
Zbigniew Tracichleb
Revenue Green Arrow Up.svg 282,593,800 PLN (2004)
Green Arrow Up.svg 23,490400 PLN (2004)
Number of employees
1176 (2004)

PKP Linia Hutnicza Szerokotorowa sp. z o.o. is a company in the PKP Group responsible for the Broad Gauge Metallurgy Line, running for about 400 km from the Ukrainian border in Izow-Hrubieszów to Sławków Południowy (near Katowice).

In 2004 the line had an average 6.4 trains daily, transporting about 7,300,000 t of freight. Motive power consist of 50 PKP class ST44 and eight PKP class SM48 diesel locomotives.

The company was founded in 2001 after splitting Polskie Koleje Państwowe (the national rail operator) into smaller companies.

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