ABB to Supply Equipment to Enhance Power Quality for India’s Western Dedicated Freight Corridor

Date of Post: 22 Sep, 2018 New Delhi: ABB will supply equipment to enhance power quality at rail line along the India's longest freight corridor, helping trains run at optimum speed, the industrial technology provider said on Friday. ABB said in a statement,"ABB will supply a step-less Power Quality Compensator…

Southern Railway Successfully Conducts Trial Run of ‘Road Railer’ Between Melpakkam and Katpadi Section

Date of Post: 21 Sep, 2018 Chennai: The Southern Railway (SR) has successfully conducted a trial run of a 'road railer' which will facilitate 'door-to-door' transportation of goods. The trial was conducted between Melpakkam and Katpadi section of Chennai division on Wednesday. Fitted with wheels akin to normal trucks, road…

Railways To Set Up Over 100 ‘Specially Designed’ Railway Stations & Terminals Along 3,360km Long Dedicated Freight Corridors

Date of Post: 27 Aug, 2018 New Delhi: The Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation (DFCCIL) is gearing up to set up more than 100 'specially designed' railway stations & terminals along the 3,360km long network linking the eastern and western seaboards to the northern heartland. Besides, the Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC)…

India’s 3rd Dedicated Freight Corridor Likely To Come Up Between Kharagpur and Vijayawada at Rs 44,000 Crore

Date of Post: 18 Aug, 2018 New Delhi: India's 3rd freight corridor is likely to come up next year at a cost of about Rs 44,000 crore between Kharagpur and Vijayawada, DFCCIL Managing Director A K Sachan said. The DFCCIL (Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd) has sent a…

Western DFC Update: 1st Trial On Ateli-Phulera Section of Western Dedicated Freight Corridor To Be Conducted On ‘Independence Day’

Date of Post: 14 Aug, 2018 New Delhi: First Trial On Ateli-Phulera Section of Western DFC To Be Conducted On ‘Independence Day’. A freight train with containers will run on the 192 km long Ateli-Phulera section of the Western DFC on August 15. About The Ateli-Phulera Section: The distance between…

SER Earned Rs 4, 086.88 Crores from Originating Freight Traffic During First 4 Months of FY 2018-19

Date of Post: 08 Aug, 2018 Kolkata: During the first four months i.e. April-July of current financial year (2018-19), South Eastern Railway has earned Rs. 4086.88 crores from originating freight traffic which is Rs. 286.53 crores more than the corresponding period of last year i.e. 2017-18 thus registering a growth…