Kochi Water Metro: German bank KfW sends a team for visiting Water Metro rail sites

A three-members team from German Bank KfW, on Tuesday visited the areas where major boat jetties are expected to come up in Kochi. KMRL (Kochi Metro Rail Limited), which is spearheading the project, had a week ago, short-listed Aecom Consortium as the project’s general consultant. More Details:  The Kfw bank has…

AMRC decided to entrust metro rail project works to two companies

Vijayawada: AMRC (Amaravati Metro Rail Corporation) has decided to entrust metro rail project works, except metro rail depot at Nidamanuru, to two companies.Though DMRC (Delhi Metro Rail Corporation) reportedly thought that it would be better to involve three major companies in metro rail works to facilitate speedy completion of the…

YEIDA decides to revive the high-speed Metro link project between Greater Noida – Jewar airport

Noida: Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) has decided to revive the high-speed Metro rail link project between Greater Noida and the proposed international airport at Jewar. Last week, officials of YEIDA discussed the issue with Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and the latter is likely to revert to YEIDA…

JMRC finalised an international firm to review DPR of Metro phase-2

Jaipur: JMRC (Jaipur Metro Rail Corporation) has finalised an international firm to review DPR (Detailed Project Report) of Jaipur Metro rail phase-2 proposed between Ambabari and Sitapura. One company has been shortlisted, out of the 4 international firms, which submitted their tenders to review the DPR. The companies participated in…

Now Metro companies to procure minimum 75% of the train cars, under Make in India Campaign

NEW DELHI: It is now mandatory for the metro rail companies to procure minimum 75% of train cars & 25% of critical equipment from within the country, a norm made compulsory under the ‘Make in India’ campaign. The Urban Development Ministry has incorporated these mandatory conditions in the metro rail…

RVNL finalised 3 International consultants to ready the preliminary design of the new span at Pamban Bridge

New Delhi: RVNL (Rail Vikas Nigam Limited), which had been chosen by the Indian Railways to replace the century-old Scherzer’s span, designed and installed at the Pamban rail bridge to pave way for vessels to pass through, has finalised 3 international consultants to make ready the preliminary design of the…