SWR : REPLACEMENT OF TRAIN’S RAKES FROM CONVENTIONAL TO LHB (LINKE HOFMANN BUSCH)

Last rake of following trains will be provided with LHB coaches in place of conventional coaches with effect from date mentioned against each as detailed below:- 1. Train No. 16508/16507 KSR Bengaluru... Read more »

High Capacity 24 Ton, 130 kph Capable Parcel Van Launched by RCF Kapurthala

RCF built first-ever High Capacity LHB Parcel Van capable to run at 130 kmph & 24 Ton total carrying capacity was introduced in New Delhi today. Images inside Read more »

Indian Railways Adopting RFID for Tracking Coaches and Wagons

Indian Railways' CRIS is to implement the Automatic Identification and Data Collection (AIDC) project to track wagons and coaches with RFID systems. Read more »

Indian Railways to Adopt Safer, Faster and Efficient Predictive Maintenance, Online Monitoring of Rolling Stock

Indian Railways is adopting Condition Based Maintenance, Online Monitoring of Rolling Stock (OMRS) and Predictive Maintenance techniques for Smart Yards on its network to improve safety, reliability and efficiency. Read more »

IR to procure 44 Vande Bharat train sets: Tender out

IR to procure 44 semi-high speed train sets. These train sets will be procured in multiples of basic Units of four coaches each which can be attached or detached from the train... Read more »

LHB rake for Chennai Coimbatore inter-city

LHB rake for Chennai Coimbatore Inter-city express. Read more »

CR : Conversion of 3rd rake of Mumbai-Nagercoil Express to LHB Rake

Railways have converted the 3rd  rake out of 5 rakes of 16339/16340 Mumbai – Nagercoil Express and 16351/16352 Mumbai-Nagercoil Express into LHB rake on permanent basis as under: The third rake will have... Read more »

Railway Ministry Organizes Conference on Wagon Development

Inaugurating the Conference, Member (Rolling Stock), Railway Board, Shri Rajesh Agrawal said the aim is that 45 per cent of total freight movement in the country should be by rail. Read more »

Push-Pull: Missing the Woods for the Trees?

The Indian Railways should pause a while and consider whether these may actually be the wrong class of trains which are being prioritized for this format Read more »

SCR to Conduct Route Proving Trial for Push-Pull Service between Secunderabad and Balharshah on 17th Dec

South Central Railway (SCR) has decided to conduct a special Rajdhani service for the route proving trial on 17th December 2019. The trial is to take place between Secunderabad (SC) and Balharshah... Read more »