Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Selects Four Private Firms To Provide Satellite-Based Technology To Indian Railways

Date of Post: 06 Oct, 2017 New Delhi: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) selected four private firms, to provide satellite-based technology to the Indian Railways. The GSAT-6 Satellite Tapan Misra, director of Space Applications Centre (SAC), a major arm of ISRO, said,“There are about 12,000 unmanned level crossings in our…

Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation Identified 32 Locations Across Mumbai To Construct New Foot-over Bridges & Subways

Date of Post: 06 Oct, 2017 Mumbai: The MRVC (Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation) has identified up to 32 locations across Mumbai to construct additional FOBs & subways. The Ministry of Railways had called for formulation of 8 multi-disciplinary units to conduct audit of 126 suburban railway stations in the city,…

Hyperloop Project Update: Hyperloop Transportation Technology (HTT) Gives Presentation To AMRC On Hyperloop Project Between Amaravati & Vijayawada

Date of Post: 05 Oct, 2017 VIJAYAWADA: Representatives from HTT (Hyperloop Transportation Technology) One gave a PowerPoint presentation on the project to AMRC (Amaravati Metro Rail Corporation), MD, N P Ramakrishna Reddy, on Wednesday. Last Month, Andhra Pradesh signs an historic Agreement with With US-Based HTT To Introduce 'Hyperloop' Transportation…

High Speed Rail Update: Germany Showing Interest In Executing & Giving Loan For Chennai-Bengaluru High Speed Rail Project

Date of Post: 03 Oct, 2017 Chennai: Germany has shown an interest in executing and giving a loan for the Chennai-Bengaluru bullet train project. Discussions are in initial stages but they are likely to agree to the way the Japanese are doing it," an official said. Japan has offered a…

Railways Working With ‘Indian Space Research Organisation’ To Make Travel By Trains More Safer

Date of Post: 03 Oct, 2017 New Delhi: Railways is working with the ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) to devise safety mechanisms to make travel by trains more safer, Union minister Piyush Goyal said. Goyal met ISRO Chairman A S Kiran Kumar few days back and Indian Railways along with…

Jaynagar-Janakpur Railway Line Connecting India With Nepal Expected To Become Functional By 2018

Date of Post: 26 Sep, 2017 Jayanagar: The Jaynagar-Janakpur Railway line connecting India with Nepal is expected to become functional by 2018. It is the only railway line that once used to link India with Nepal but after 2014 its service got discontinued. However, now both the neighboring countries are…

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Flags Off Country’s Third Mahamana Express Train From Varanasi

Date of Post: 23 Sep, 2017 Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday flags off the Country's third Mahamana Express running between Vadodara & Varanasi. The prime minister inaugurated the first run of the train remotely. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal joined PM via video link from Vadodara along with senior…

Indian Railways Looking To Speed Up Electrification Process To Cut Down Rs 16,000 Crore Expense On Diesel

Date of Post: 22 Sep, 2017 New Delhi: Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said, the railways is looking at ways to speed up the electrification process as it would help cut down Rs 16,000 crore expense on diesel. The railway ministry is consulting all the people who are involved in the…