BHEL flags off India’s first electric locomotive with regenerative system for Railways

Date of Post: 9 Feb, 2019 State-run BHEL on Friday flagged off India's first electric locomotive with a regenerative system for Indian Railways, it said. The regenerative technology helps avoid loss of heat energy when brakes are applied and feeds the energy back to the overhead power lines. More Information: A company…

Jindal Stainless to participate in Railways’ tender for reconstruction of Pamban Bridge

Date of Post: 7 Feb, 2019 Jindal Stainless will participate in a tender floated by Indian Railways for reconstruction of Pamban Bridge, it said on Thursday. The bridge connect Rameswaram on Pamban Island to Mandapam railway station on mainland in Tamil Nadu. More Information: The company said in a statement,"Rail Vikas…

CONCOR signs MoU with Russia’s JSC RZD Logistics for exploring logistics opportunities

Date of Post: 7 Feb, 2019 State-run CONCOR (Container Corporation of India Ltd) has inked a pact with Russia's JSC RZD Logistics on 30.01.2019, to explore opportunities in the logistics sector. "An MoU (memorandum of understanding) has been signed between CONCOR and JSC RZD Logistics, Russia, for exploring the logistics…

Department of Telecom to seek TRAI views on allocating spectrum worth Rs 65,000 crore to Indian Railways

Date of Post: 06 Feb, 2019 The Department of Telecom (DoT) will seek views of TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) on allocation of spectrum worth Rs 65,000 crore to Indian Railways without auction, a top official said. Telecom Secretary, Aruna Sundararajan said, after the meeting of Digital Communications Commission (DCC),…