On October 23rd the schoolchildren of Astrakhan Oblast districts received 12 IVECO DAILY school buses as the Caspian Pipeline Consortium’s gift. The ceremony for handing over the motor vehicles to the district educational establishments was held on the territory of Astrakhan Kremlin.
The school buses for the total value of 30 million 600 thousand Rubles were purchased as part of implementation of CPC social projects and are designated to transport schoolchildren. Each motor vehicle can accommodate 23 passengers, the seats are equipped with seat belts and individual communication with a driver, there is air conditioning unit in the bus, an independent heating system is installed. The buses are equipped with a speed limit device (60 km/hour limit) and a device which will not allow movement in the event of an opened or not fully closed door. In addition, a special anti-slippery floor-coating is laid in the buses.