NCRTC Signs MoU with GMDA for Use of Geographic Information System (GIS) in Country’s First RRTS Project

Date of Post : 10 Oct, 2018 The NCRTC (National Capital Region Transport Corporation), recently, signed MoU with GMDA for use of Geographic Information System (GIS) in the implementation of country’s first Regional Rapid Transit System. Both organizations agreed to share their respective resources, data, and expertise during planning as…

250 Passenger Train Coaches to Be Repaired and Modernised Every Year at Rail Coach Refurbishing Factory in Sonipat

Date of Post : 10 Oct, 2018 Rohtak: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday laid the foundation stone for a rail coach refurbishing factory, saying the project will create employment and boost industrial development in Haryana. The Rail Coach Refurbishing and Rehabilitation Factory will be set up at a cost…

Railways Initiates “Project Utkrisht” for Upgradation of Mail/Express Rakes

Date of Post : 08 October, 2018 Railway Board has initiated “Project Utkrisht” for upgrading the existing Mail/Express rakes to ensure better on-board experience, cleanliness and hygiene to passengers. Total of 640 rakes in two phases is planned to be upgraded. Kalka Mail (12311/12312) traversing between Howrah-Delhi-Kalka has been undertaken…

Southern Railway Becomes Unmanned Level Crossing Free Zone

Post of Date : 08 October, 2018 Chennai: The Southern Railway has become "Unmanned Level Crossing (UMLC) Free Zone," by implementing a 2010 policy decision, eliminating over 1,000 such level crossings, it said. "In Southern Railway, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram and Chennai Divisions became UMLC free during the first quarter of the…