The plant was founded in 1941 as a railway-carriage repair workshop.

Its activity included performing of average repair of passenger and freight wagons with 760 mm and 1435 mm gauge.

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In 1983 was built the first workshop in Bulgaria for repair and completing of wheel-sets. Up to the present moment Septemvri plant is the only one enterprise in the country for production and repair of wheel-sets.

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On 24th June 1999 Vagonoremonten Zavod part of BDZ, became 100% private company VRZ-99 A.D. Septemvri with less than 300 workers, after succesful privatization.
In our days, for less than 10years with 1050 people, the plant have increaed its yearly turnover more than 25 times.

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