Trial Run On Noida-Greater Noida Metro Rail Begins; CM Yogi Adityanath Expected To Inaugurate The Metro Rail Stretch

Trial Run On Noida-Greater Noida Metro Rail Begins; CM Yogi Adityanath Expected To Inaugurate The Metro Rail Stretch

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Date Of Post: 03 Jan, 2018

Greater Noida: The trial run of the Noida-Greater Noida Metro commenced, on Tuesday, with flagging off of the First Test Run on the Noida – Greater Noida Corridor by Dr. Mangu Singh, Managing Director, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Ltd. and Mr. Alok Tandon, Managing Director, Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) Ltd. in the presence of senior officials of DMRC and NMRC today. Full fledged oscillation trials will commence later after completion of full internal testing of the train.

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About The Metro Project-

  • According to an official release, initially the metro train will run between Greater Noida Depot to Knowledge Park 2 metro station, a stretch of around 6 km, after tests & clearance.
  • The total length of this metro rail link is 29.07 kilometer.
  • It has 21 metro stations, with Noida Sector 71 in Noida & Delta Depot Station in Greater Noida being the 2 terminus stations.
  • The Civil Work of this 29.7-km-long corridor was completed in November 2017 with the erection of the last girder.
  • Track laying & system works are in progress.

Rolling Stock-

  • The Rolling Stock of this corridor is being procured from Chinese manufacturer, CRRC Corporation Ltd.
  • DMRC had signed the MoU on behalf of Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) Ltd with CRRC Corporation Limited in March 2016.
  • The train with 4 coaches had arrived in Greater Noida on 14th December 2017.
  • Basic movement trials & validations were done over the last fortnight
  • The train has been designed with ‘Aqua Blue’ as its theme colour.
  • Each train will comprise 4 coaches with a total seating capacity of 186 passengers.
  • Total passenger capacity of the train (Seating + Standing) is approx 1,000 passengers under loaded conditions.
  • The corridor will have a total of 19 train sets (i.e, 76 coaches).
  • Each train has two driving trailer cars & two motor cars and the total number of seats in both are 43 & 50, respectively.
  • Each coach has ports for mobile & USB charging, 6 backlit LCDs (Liquid Crystal Displays) & 4 Dynamic Route Maps.
  • It added, dedicated space has been provided for wheelchair based commuters in Driving Trailer cars at both the ends of the trains.

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Trial Runs-

  • During the test run, the train will undergo rigorous signaling testing
  • During testing & the trial runs, the interface of the Metro train will be checked to ensure that there is no physical infringement with civil infrastructure during the movement of the train on the track and also testing of various subsystems of coaches shall be done.
  • After the trial run & technical clearance, the Metro service will be inaugurated & opened to public.
  • The release said, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is expected to inaugurate it.

2 Other Corridors-

Beside this Metro corridor NMRC will develop two other metro corridors.

  1. One corridor is 14.95 km long between Noida Sector 71-72 and Greater Noida Knowledge Park-V having 9 metro station
  2. Other corridor is 10.922 km from Okhla Birds Sanctuary to Sector 142 Noida having 8 metro stations

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