Minister of Railways Inaugurates 1st Indian Railways Human Resources Round Table Conference

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu inaugurated Indian Railways' 1st HR Round Table Conference here today. Chairman, Railway Board, Shri A. K. Mital, Member Staff Shri Pradeep Kumar, other Railway Board Members and senior officials were also present on the occasion. On the occasion, Minister for Railways Shri Suresh…

French Firm, EGIS Rail To Review ‘Detailed Project Report’ Of Jaipur Metro Phase-II

JAIPUR: French firm, EGIS Rail has been selected to review the DPR (Detailed Project Report) of Jaipur Metro phase-II proposed between Ambabari - Sitapura. The appointed international firm after a survey will recommend methods to JMRC (Jaipur Metro Rail Corporation) to revise the cost of the project. Also, It will…

Mumbai Metro: Test Rides Along 33.5-km Metro 3 Route Would Be Conducted From January 2018

Mumbai: City’s Ist underground Metro rail service, the Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ stretch, will be ready for test rides by January 2018. Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC), Director (Projects), Subodh Gupta said test rides along the 33.5-km Metro 3 route would be conducted from January & the project was on track for a…

Railways Undertaken A Multi-pronged Strategy To Save Rs 1,500 crore In Procurement Of High Value Goods

New Delhi: The Railways has undertaken a multi-pronged strategy to save about Rs 1,500 crore (approx US$ 234.38 Million) in the procurement of high value goods, including diesel, in the current fiscal. The Railways procures material worth more than Rs 50,000 crore (approx US$ 7812.5 Million) annually to cater to…

Railways Gives Contract To Bansal Group To Build, Maintain & Operate Habibganj Station For 8 Years

Habibganj: IRSDC (Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation) has announced to Redevelop Habibganj Railway Station located in Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh, which is set to become the first station to be built under PPP (public-private partnership) on par with international standards. The railways has given the contract to local firm Bansal…

Railways Working On A Roadmap To Collaborate With Malaysia To Redevelop 20 Stations

New Delhi: The Indian Railways (IR) is working on a roadmap to collaborate with Malaysia to redevelop around 20 stations in Tier-II cities across India. More Details:  The redevelopment project is aimed at attracting about Rs 1 lakh crore private investment & is also expected to revamp the infrastructure at…