BHEL flags off India’s first electric locomotive with regenerative system for Railways

Date of Post: 9 Feb, 2019 State-run BHEL on Friday flagged off India's first electric locomotive with a regenerative system for Indian Railways, it said. The regenerative technology helps avoid loss of heat energy when brakes are applied and feeds the energy back to the overhead power lines. More Information: A company…

Karnataka government examining viability of Metro Rail projects in Mysuru, Mangaluru and Hubballi-Dharawad

Date of Post: 9 Feb, 2019 Karnataka government was examining the viability of establishing Metro Rail projects in Mysuru, Mangaluru and Hubballi-Dharawad, said Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy presenting his government's second budget in the legislative assembly, on Friday. More Information: By adopting certain modifications in the Suburban Rail Policy-2018, suburban rail…

Datamatics Consortium bags Automated Fare Collection (AFC) Contract for Mumbai Metro Line 2A, 2B and 7

Date of Post: 9 Feb, 2019 Mumbai: The Consortium led by Datamatics Global Services Limited (DGSL) and AEP Ticketing solutions S.R.L, Italy (AEP), have been issued the Letter of Acceptance (LoA) for implementing Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) system for 52 stations of Mumbai Metro Line 2A (Dahisar to DN Nagar Metro),…