Southern Railway Begins Work To Set Up Rooftop Solar Power Panels at Chennai Central & Egmore Railway Stations

Date of Post: 10 Nov, 2017 Chennai: The Southern Railway began works to set up rooftop solar power panels at Chennai Central & Egmore railway stations. The work is going on in full swing and is expected to get completed in a few months. A senior railway officials said,“All platforms,…

Indian Railways Set August 2022 Deadline For Completing Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project

Date of Post: 10 Nov, 2017 New Delhi: Indian Railways is working overtime on the India's first “Bullet Train” project, aiming to complete it ahead of the August 2022 deadline set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Ashwani Lohani, Railway Board Chairman, who has a reputation of a turnaround man, has…

Hyderabad Metro Rail project – An Overview

Date of Post: 10 Nov, 2017 Urban Transport systems in large developing cities face major challenges due to the continuous growth of urban population, private vehicle ownership, congestion, and the fragility of public transportation systems. And such strain on urban transport system directly impact households, businesses and urban community at…

MUMBAI METRO UPDATE: MMRDA Appoints Systra As Detail Design Consultants For Mumbai Metro-4 Corridor (Wadala-Ghatkopar-Mulund-Thane-Kasarvadavali)

Date of Post: 10 Nov, 2017 Mumbai: The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) executive committee, headed by chairman Sumit Mallick, and chief secretary, Government of Maharashtra, appointed M/s Systra MVA Consulting India Pvt Ltd as Detail Design Consultants for the Wadala-Ghatkopar-Mulund-Thane-Kasarvadavali Metro-4 corridor. “The Metro-4 corridor will not only…

Pune Metro Update: MahaMetro Receives Advanced Possession Of 50 Percent Of Government Land For Metro Rail Corridors

Date of Post: 10 Nov, 2017 PUNE: The MahaMetro (Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Limited) has received advanced possession of 50 percent of government land for metro rail corridors. Brijesh Dixit, MD, MahaMetro, said,"Around 44 hectares are needed for rail corridors. Of the total land, 32 hectares are owned by government…