New Aerodynamic 160 kmph WAP-5 Locomotives Flagged Off At CLW

The two new aerodynamic WAP-5s are fit for 160 kmph and meant to operate push-pull trains. Read more »

Howrah-Delhi 160 kmph speed upgrade by June 2023: GM NCR

New-Delhi Howrah Rajdhani route 160-kmph upgrade by June 2023,: NCR GM Rajiv Chaudhry. Read more »

Speed Upgrade on Chennai Egmore-Madurai Route to 110 km/h

Chennai Egmore - Madurai trains will now operate at 110 km/h instead of the previous 100 km/h Read more »

Old Railway Sleepers Get New Life as Boundary Wall Along High-Speed Lines

North Central Railway has started reusing old and unused PSC railway sleepers to build fencing or boundary walls alongside high speed tracks. Read more »

NCR : General Manager Reviewes Works Related to Speed Raising In New Delhi-Howrah And New Delhi Mumbai trunk Routes to 160 Kmph

Requirement of boundary wall to be constructed by NCR and that proposed for construction through PPP needs to be clearly identified. Read more »

Mission Raftaar: 160 km/h Speed Upgrades On New Delhi-Howrah And New Delhi Mumbai Routes Reviewed

GM said the current lean passenger operation period needs be utilized to maximum extent to carry out the massive work Read more »

Mission Raftaar: Speed Upgrades to 130 km/h Coming To Many Routes in 2020 and 2021. Section-Wise Targets Inside

Indian Railways is working on upgrading speeds on several key routes to 130 kph where technically feasible under Mission Raftaar. See detailed list inside Read more »

160 kph: Speed increase on New Delhi-Howrah/Mumbai routes moves forward, Railway Board seeks detailed estimates

The objective is to reduce travel time of Howrah Rajdhani from 17 hours to 12 hours and from Mumbai Rajdhani 15.5 hours to 10 hours. Read more »

WR Rail Budget Allocations: 550 Cr for Mumbai Transport Projects, 279 Cr for Passenger Amenities

Western Railway gets 550 crores for Mumbai Suburban transport projects as well as over 270 crores for passenger amenities in the zone Read more »

Modern Train Control System: 640 km, 1,609 Cr for Trials on CR, SCR, ECR and NCR

Modern Train Control System (MTCS) to be installed for extensive trials over 640 km among several other measures to enhance safety and capacity Read more »