SER Undertakes Safety Related Maintenance Work

South Eastern Railway has taken major steps for safety related Asset Maintenance Works during lockdown Read more »

SWR : CONTINUATION OF TRAINS

Train No. 06521/06522 Bengaluru Cantonment – Dharmavaram – Bengaluru Cantonment MEMU Special will be continued further from 29.02.2020 to 31.03.2020 except Sunday on account of cancellation of Train No. 56504/56503 Vijayawada –... Read more »

IR to retain 700 diesel locos post full electrification

The Railway Board has decided to retain 700 diesel locomotives in mainland operation over zonal railways. Read more »

SWR : BODY BUILDING TEAM OF SWR SECURED 3rd POSITION IN ALL INDIA RAILWAY BODY BUILDING CHAMPIONSHIP, 2019-20

Body Building Team of South Western Railway has secured 3rd position in All India Railway Body Building Championship, 2019-20 held at Chakradharpur South Eastern Railway from 06.02.2020 to 08.02.2020. Shri Rakshit, Pointsmen of... Read more »

Indian Railways Celebrates 95 Years of Electric Traction on 3rd February

The first EMU train with 4 coaches of cement flooring 10 feet wide stock was flagged off by the then Governor of Bombay Sir Leslie Wilson at 10:00 hours from pf-2. The... Read more »

Diamond Jubilee of 25 KV electric traction on IR: how it all started

Sixty years of AC traction on Indian Railways completed. Durgapur to Mughalsarai, Asansol to Tatanagar, Kharagpur to Rourkela and Rajkharsawan to Dangoaposi sections were the first sections on 25kV AC. Read more »

RTIS installed in 1800+ locos, to be completed in Sept 2019

RTIS to be fitted on all 2,700 locomotives by end of September, will improve accuracy of tracking trains, provide better information to passengers Read more »

First Look: India’s Most Powerful WDG-6G Diesel Locomotive. Photos, Specifications, Special Features

The massive 6,000 horsepower WDG-6G is finally out in the wild. We had the chance to get a closer look at the first unit of its type - 69001 Read more »

Electrification: Targets for 2019-20 set at 10,319 km

Electrification targets for 2019-20 set at 68% higher than target for 2018-20 by Railway Board Read more »

Push Pull Mode Adoption to Speed up Trains on Indian Railways

IR looks to innovate, make better use of existing resources, tests Push Pull configuration Read more »