High Speed Rail: Work Begins On Undersea Tunnel Of India’s First Bullet Train Project Between Mumbai & Ahmedabad

Date of Post: 21 Dec, 2017 Mumbai: Work has begun on undersea tunnel of India’s first Bullet Train project between Mumbai & Ahmedabad. National High Speed Rail Corporation Ltd (NHSRCL), which is overseeing the project, aims to complete the undersea tunnel by August 15, 2022, according to Achal Khare, MD,…

Chennai Metro Update: Afcons Keen On Tunnelling For 105 km Long Chennai Metro Rail Phase-II Project

Date of Post: 21 Dec, 2017 Chennai: Afcons is keen on tunnelling for the 105 km long Chennai Metro Rail phase-II project. Recently, Afcons has completed tunnelling under Anna Salai for phase-I project and keen on drilling for metro phase-II. K Subrahmanian, vice-chairman & Managing Director, Afcons Infrastructure Ltd, said,"Wherever…

PWD Issues Fund For Social Impact Assessment (SIA) Study For Construction of RoB (Railway-over Bridge) At Melaranoor

Date of Post: 18 Dec, 2017 Melaranoor: Railway might start land acquisition soon for the construction of RoB (Railway-over Bridge) at the Melaranoor level crossing. As per the request of RBDCK (Roads & Bridges Development Corporation of Kerala Ltd), the PWD has issued fund for social impact assessment (SIA) study.…

TBM ‘Ganga’ Achieves Breakthrough At Hussainganj

Date of Post: 16 Dec, 2017 Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) achieved another tunneling breakthrough of it second TMB ‘Ganga’ at the Hussainganj shaft yesterday after completing an underground drive of 610 meters between Sachivalaya and Hussainganj.   With this, LMRC has reached another milestone in its execution of underground…

Minister of State For Railways Rajen Gohain Inaugurates 25 Passenger Amenities Including- Foot over bridges, Escalator, Lifts & Solar Power Plants

Date of Post: 14 Dec, 2017 Mumbai: Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain dedicated passenger amenities on Central and Western Railway through video link at a function held at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus. Gohain inaugurated 14 passenger amenities on Central Railway and 11 passenger amenities Western Railway. The Amenities…

Lucknow Metro Retrieves TBM “Gomti” At Hussainganj

Date Of Post: 12 Dec, 2017 Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) has successfully retrieved TBM “Gomti” at Hussainganj. This TBM had achieved its breakthrough on 25.11.17. Image Credit : LMRC The retrieval work was achieved yesterday (10th December, 2017). It consisted of meticulously dismantling the shield body of TBM-Gomti in the…

Kolkata East-West Metro Update: TBM (Tunnel Boring Machine) Completes Tunnelling Between Howrah Maidan & New Mahakaran Stations

Date of Post: 09 Dec, 2017 Kolkata: Work on the East-West metro corridor between Howrah Maidan & Salt Lake Sector V will meet December 2020 deadline as the tunnelling between Howrah Maidan & New Mahakaran stations have been completed successfully, on friday. More Information: A KMRC official said,"Now that all…