Vishakhapatnam DLS adds a feather in its crown. Gets awarded with NABL accreditation

The DLS achieved National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) accreditation with the standard ISO/IEC 17025:2017. Read more »

भारतीय रेलवे लोकमोटिव को जरूरत के आधार पर नहीं, बल्कि उत्पादन क्षमता का उपयोग करने के लिए प्रेरित करता है: CAG

ऑडिटर्स को लोको के रख-रखाव की समस्या भी देखने को मिली। गुणवत्ता नियंत्रण, हीन सामग्री, खराब पर्यवेक्षण और आंतरिक नियंत्रणों का अभाव दिखाई दिया Read more »

Indian Railways Inducts Locos Not Based on Need, But to Utilize Production Capacity: CAG

CAG has flagged several issues with planning, production and maintenance of diesel and electric locomotives on Indian Railways 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 »

SWR: Diesel Loco Shed Hubballi Manufactures Hand Sanitizer

This shed is equipped with a laboratory to cater to locomotive maintenance requirements such as lubricant analysis, chemical analysis of various materials etc. 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 »


Diesel Loco Shed, Hubballi, located on Gadag Road, is maintaining 201 High Horsepower locomotives and more 600 employees are working. The shed, sprawling in an area of 75 acres is one of... Read more »

Electrification Work in Dharmavaram – Pakala Section of SCR Begins

The electrification work is being done through Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) mode. KEC International Limited has been entrusted with the responsibility of works. Read more »