SG Trans


SG-trans is one of the leading rolling stock operators in Russia. The company operates 40% of the total LPG tank car fleet in Russia. Sistema has been developing the transportation business in partnership with Unirail since late 2012.

Business description

SG-trans has been operating in the Russian transportation market since 1959. SG-trans currently provides for 30% of the total railway transportation of oil and gas products, which is the largest share in the segment. SG-trans ranks №1 by the size of special car fleet for transportation of liquefied petroleum gas, with over 17 thousand railcars under management.

In the rating of Russia's largest railway operators, SG-trans ranks №7 by the size of car fleet under management, with over 34 thousand railcars, including tank cars for petroleum gas products, oil&petrol tank cars, tank containers, platforms and gondola cars.

Due to having a diversified car fleet, SG-trans renders a full range of transportation services for a wide variety of gas, oil, petrochemical, mining and construction cargoes across Russia and to Europe and the CIS countries.

8 branches of the company operate on the Russian railway roads; the company has an in-house chain of repair and testing stations and car maintenance centres. SG-trans is using this chain to develop the car maintenance segment to service its own cars, as well as the cars of third parties.

For information about the financial results of SG-trans please refer here

In the LPG railway transportation segment
18 Years
Average age of oil cars
Among the major Russian railway operators