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Central Railway recovers Rs 18.26 crores from ticketless travellers

Central Railway comes down heavily on ticketless travellers by conducting intensive campaign against them. In its endeavor to provide better services to its bonafide rail users and also to curb the ticketless traveller, CR has regularly taken innovative steps. Senior

Central Railway DC-AC conversion between CST to Thane complete

Central Railway has completed the on the conversion from 1500 Volt DC to 25000 Volt AC traction system over Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai (CSTM) to Mumbra (inclusive) on slow corridor and CST to Thane (exclusive) on fast corridor. Suresh Prabhakar

Central Railway uses RFID technology for clean trains

In order to keep a tap of cleanliness on train, Central Railway has become the first zone in the country to use RFID technology to keep a tap on cleanliness on a running train. RFID based mechanism to ensure scheduled

Central Railway prepare for monsoon

To ensure smooth and disruption free services during ensuing monsoon Central Railway has geared up with monsoon preparations such as removal of muck, cleaning culverts and drains, trimming trees, scanning boulders, provision of pumps at locations vulnerable for water logging,

RVNL, Dighi Port inks MoU to build 34 km Port connectivity project

Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) and Dighi Port Limited, part of Balaji Infra Projects have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to form a joint venture agreement for building 34 km rail track on April 18, 2015. The Dighi Port

Central Railway wins 2014-15 Commercial and Signal & Telecommunications Shield

Central Railway zone has been conferred with Commercial and Signal & Telecommunications Shield of Indian Railways for the year 2014-15 for its outstanding performance among the 17 railway zone operating in the country. The zone recorded a 0.71 per cent

Central Railway fines 2.13 MN ticketless travelers

In order to curbing ticketless, irregular travel, Central Railway has through its massive checking drives have found 2.13 million cases of ticketless, irregular travel during 2014-15 financial year, registering 10 per cent increase. During the same period last year, 1.93

Central Railway installs 658 ATVMs

In order to provide facilities to its customers, Central Railway has so far installed 658 automatic ticket vending machines (ATVMs). Central Railway has installed initially 383 ATVM in a phased manner at 74 suburban stations and considering the response of

Central Railway to run 42 summer special train between Mumbai-Tirunrveli-Ernakulam

Central Railway will run 42 Special Trains between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai and Tirunelveli/ Ernakulam to clear the extra rush of passengers during summer holidays. Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai – Tirunelveli Special (20 Services) 02057 Premium Special will leave Chhatrapati

CTRAM seminar on Emerging Ports on West Coast of India on March 14, 2015

The Centre for Transportation Research and Management (CTRAM), an autonomous body of Transport Professionals is organizing a National Seminar on 14th March, 2015 in Mumbai. The theme of this daylong Seminar is “Emerging Ports on West Coast of India” on