Centre Issues ‘Mandatory Parameters’ Under ‘Make in India’ Initiative for Metro Rail System

Date of Post: 03 Sep, 2018 New Delhi: The Centre has issued "mandatory parameters" for electrical components used in metro rail system, with an aim to achieve standardisation and indigenisation. If state governments seek Centre's financial assistance in executing metro projects, they have to follow these parameters, an official of…

Railways Starts Testing First 12000 HP Freight Locomotive In Madhepura, Bihar

Date Of Post: 28 Feb, 2018 New Delhi: East Central Railway has started testing the first 12000 HP (Horse Power) freight locomotive at the Ministry of Railway-Alstom JV (Joint Venture) factory 'Madhepura Electric Locomotive Pvt. Ltd.' in Madhepura, Bihar. https://twitter.com/twitter/statuses/968166079649415168 About The Locomotive- Having a 12000 HP output, the new…