Ultra Modern Signalling System in Indian Railways

Date of Post: 04 Jan, 2018 Computer/Microprocessor based Signalling Systems are being used extensively on Indian Railways. Predominantly Computer/Microprocessor based systems being used are:- 1. Electronic Interlockings with centralized operation of points and signals are being provided to eliminate human failure and to replace old mechanical systems. These systems have…

Ministry of Railways To Soon Send a Proposal To The Cabinet Seeking Nod For Modernizing The Signalling Infra For Rs 60,000 Crore

Date of Post: 20 Dec, 2017 NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Railways will soon send a proposal to the cabinet seeking its nod for a Rs 60,000 Crore modernization program for Indian Railways’ signalling system. The New Modernization Program For Indian Railways’ Signalling System A senior government official said that…

KMRL Signs Joint Declaration of Intent (JDI) with Urban Mass Transit Company (UMTC) to install GPS in Buses

Date of Post: 20 Dec, 2017 The Joint Declaration of Intent (JDI) was signed today between Kochi Metro Rail Limited and M/s. Urban Mass Transit Company, a company promoted by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, to facilitate fitment of GPS/GPRS based Bus tracking system on 1000 private buses operating…

Indian Railways To Introduce Electronic Microprocessor-Based Signalling System To Replace Electrical Signals

Date of Post: 25 Nov, 2017 Hyderabad: Railways would introduce electronic microprocessor-based signalling system to replace the electrical signals that were installed 25 years ago, Akhil Agarwal Director General (Signal & Telecom) of Railway Board, said. More Information: He said at the diamond jubilee celebrations of the institute,“The Indian Railway…

Railways Working With ‘Indian Space Research Organisation’ To Make Travel By Trains More Safer

Date of Post: 03 Oct, 2017 New Delhi: Railways is working with the ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) to devise safety mechanisms to make travel by trains more safer, Union minister Piyush Goyal said. Goyal met ISRO Chairman A S Kiran Kumar few days back and Indian Railways along with…

Delhi Metro Update: DMRC Begins Full Signaling Trials Between Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus & Majlis Park Of Delhi Metro Pink Line

Date of Post: 23 Sep, 2017 The DMRC today started full signaling trials on a 20 kilometre long stretch between Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus (near Dhaula Kuan) and Majlis Park on the upcoming Majlis Park – Shiv Vihar corridor of Delhi Metro (Pink Line). These trials will test maximum automation…

South Central Railway To Eliminate All Un-Manned Level Crossings By Next Year

Hyderabad: Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railway (SCR) on Monday instructed officials to eliminate all Un-Manned Level Crossings (UMLCs) gates in the zone by next year. Yadav conducted a review meeting on safety & punctuality at Rail Nilayam along with principal heads of departments. According to an official…