WR Shines At Railway Board’s ‘Rail Good Work Portal’

WR highlighted design defect in M/s Schunk make High Rise Pantograph on Electric Locomotives during Current Collection test Read more »

Condemn 2,500 Diesels ASAP, Make Indian 10-12k hp Electric Locos by 2022: Ministry tells Railway Board

The railway ministry wants half the diesel loco fleet to be scrapped as soon as possible, and wants the railways to produce high horse power electric locos in India Read more »

SCR: Work on 23 Bridges Carried Out Between April and June 2020

Work on several bridges was taken up by South Central Railway taking advantage of low traffic conditions on high density routes between April and June Read more »

Indian Railways Slams Brakes On Spending, Defers New Project Works

Indian Railways is about to cut back spending on non essential projects in a clear sign that the pandemic has hit the transporter hard over the past few months Read more »

Private Trains: Railway Board Asks Zones To Identify Sites For Maintenance Infra

The Railway Board has instructed zones to identify suitable land or space within existing facilities for private train operators to set up maintenance facilities Read more »

Not Just ICF: RCF and MCF to Also Produce Vande Bharat Trainsets

ICF to lose monopoly on production of Vande Bharat trainsets as CRB announces RCF and MCF will also take up production Read more »

CR Moving Towards Use of Renewable Energy To Run Trains, Stations, Plans 120 MWp Solar Power Capacity

Central Railway is planning to adopt solar and wind power energy for operations. It has planned installation of 120 MWp of solar power capacity Read more »

UPDATED: India Hands Over 10 BG Diesel Locomotives to Bangladesh

India has handed over 10 broad gauge diesel locomotives to Bangladesh as grant as per an agreement inked earlier. Read more »

Akola-Akot Section of AK-Khandwa Gauge Conversion Project Complete, BG Line Commissioned

South Central Railway has commissioned the Akola-Akot section of the Akola-Khandwa line that was under gauge conversion works. Read more »

WR’s Jagjivan Ram Hospital Discharges 1,000th Fully Recovered COVID-19 Patient, Achieves Best Recovery Rate Among Railway Hospitals Across India

Western Railway's Jagjivan Ram Hospital has discharged its 1,000th fully recovered COVID-19 patient, achieving the best recovery rate among all railway hospitals in India Read more »