With the support of JSC "Fund for Industrial Development" 16 domestic-made school buses were transferred to the State Institution "Department of Education of Akmola Region" in order to transport children to educational institutions.
The implementation of a joint project of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan and JSC "Fund for Industrial Development" to upgrade the fleet of school buses in the regions of the country is carried out as part of the Roadmap for equipping schools with buses to organize the transportation of children.
The provided Yutong ZK6745DX and Golden Dragon XML6101J15 buses are produced by domestic companies QazTehna LLP and Hyundai Trans Auto LLP.
To ensure safety in the organization of transportation of children, including children with disorders of the musculoskeletal system, increased technical requirements are imposed on transport. In particular, the buses are equipped with mechanical ramps for children with disabilities, four-point seat belts, special speed limiters, and meet all the requirements for the safe and comfortable transportation of schoolchildren.
31 units of buses have already been transferred to the Department of Education of the Akmola Region, by the end of this year another 34 units of buses will be transferred, this will completely renew the fleet of schools in the Akmola region. As a result of the project implementation, 65 new jobs will be created.