Tag Archives: Rolling stock

MMRC signs consultancy agreement with AECOM Asia

Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) has signed agreement with the consortium led by AECOM Asia, Hong Kong (JV with Padeco, Japan; LBG Inc., USA and Egis Rail, France) appointing as the general consultants for the Metro-3 corridor on May 26, 2015.

AECOM Asia appointed general consultants Mumbai Metro-3 corridor

The consortium led by Hong Kong based AECOM Asia has been appointed as General Consultants for Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ Metro-3 corridor by Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC). AECOM Asia Will assist MMRC in all activities of Metro-3 project implementation. The MMRC, after

Metro Railway Safety Commissioner inspect Chennai Metro Rail

Commissioner for Metro Railway Safety, S K Mittal conducted safety audit inspection on the Chennai Metro Rail Rolling Stock (Train) on April 6, 2015. During the audit, checks were done on the safety aspects like braking, passenger communication systems, emergency

Alstom bags Kochi Metro Rail order

Alstom has been awarded a contract worth €9 million from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to provide receiving and auxiliary main substations for the Kochi metro. This contract includes high voltage cabling from the state grid for the new 25

Delhi Metro focus on Make In India

Manufactures 90 per cent of rolling stocks in India With sustained indigenization, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has resulted in 90 percent of the Delhi Metro trains being manufactured in India. Contract conditions mandating indigenization have resulted in major coach

Indian Railways to set up Business transformation Council to increase private investors, says Suresh Prabhu

Indian Railways will set up a business transformation council (BTC) to enhance partnership with private sector investors and raise efficiency and speed in implementing the $134 billion (Rs 8.5 lakh crore) projected investment in coming five years, Indian Minister for

India encourages FDI in railway sector

Indian ministry of railways has issued Sectoral guidelines for Domestic/Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in November, 2014, minister of state for railways, Manoj Sinha said on March 9, 2015. The following areas have been identified for Private/Foreign Direct Investment: (i) Suburban