Budget Likely To Approve 4 Remaining Corridors – Delhi-Chennai, Chennai-Howrah, Chennai-Mumbai & Howrah-Mumbai – To Complete Golden Quadrilateral

Date Of Post: 17 Jan, 2018 New Delhi: The budget is likely to approve the 4 remaining corridors that will complete the railways ambitious golden quadrilateral, connecting the four metros- Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai & Kolkata- through a high-speed network, officials said. It will now be connected through high-speed corridors, with…

Kerala Submits Preliminary Project Report For Constructing Semi High-Speed Rail Corridor Between Kasargod & Thiruvananthapuram To Railway Board

Date Of Post: 02 Jan, 2018 Thiruvananthapuram: The state has mooted a plan to construct a semi-high speed rail corridor between Kasargod & Thiruvananthapuram (560 km), running above the existing railway line. The state has submitted the primary design of the plan to the Railway Board. By early estimates, this…

Indian Railways Plans To Speed Up Train Movement In Country’s Two Busiest Corridors: Delhi-Kolkata & Delhi-Mumbai

Date Of Post: 12 Dec, 2017 New Delhi: Railways will soon bring for cabinet clearance an ambitious, Rs 18,000 crore ($3 billion) plan that involves fencing off the existing Delhi-Kolkata & Delhi-Mumbai routes to speed up train movement in the country's two busiest corridors. Besides fencing, the proposal involves track…

Feasibility Study Begins For Running High Speed Trains Between Nagpur & Secunderabad At a Speed Of 150 kmph

Date Of Post: 08 Dec, 2017 Secunderabad: On Wednesday, a Ten member Russian team began a feasibility study for running high-speed trains between Nagpur & Secunderabad at speed of 150 kmph. A protocol for undertaking feasibility study of raising speed was signed on October 15, 2016, between Indian & Russian…

Talgo Chief Offers Indian Railways To Manufacture Spanish Talgo Trains In India Under ‘Make in India’ Initiative

Date Of Post: 24 Nov, 2017 New Delhi: Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, on thursday, met José María Oriol, the CEO of Talgo, who offered to build the light-weight, energy efficient Spanish Talgo trains in the country under the 'Make in India' initiative, said ministry officials. The meeting is significant…

Mission Raftar: Railways To Increase Speed Of Trains Between Mumbai-Chennai & Howrah-Chennai To 160 Kmph

Date of Post: 09 Oct, 2017 Chennai: In a boost to the Ministry of Railways “Mission Raftar” initiative, a feasibility report is being prepared to increase the speed of trains between Mumbai-Chennai & Howrah-Chennai to 160 kmph. In the Budget 2017-18, earlier, 2 corridors Delhi-Mumbai & Delhi-Howrah were sanctioned at…

Railways Drawn Blueprint For Semi-High Speed Corridor Linking Nagpur & Hyderabad

Date of Post: 11 Sep, 2017 Nagpur: The railways has drawn a blueprint for a semi-high speed corridor linking Nagpur and Hyderabad, a senior official said. The senior ministry official said,"The ministry has initiated a joint feasibility and implementation study with Russian Railways to chalk out details after which it…