WAG-12B Certified For 120 kmph by RDSO Says Alstom

WAG-12B receives 120 kmph speed certificate, but is unlikely to operate at those speeds anytime soon. Read more »

130 kmph Speed Trials Likely On SCR Between Ballarshah And Secunderabad

Trials between Gooty and Renigunta also to be done Read more »

WAG-12: Official Press Releases from Alstom and Indian Railways

The Alstom manufactured WAG-12 locomotive has just entered service on the Indian Railways. Here are official statements from Alstom and Indian Railways Read more »

CLW’s WAG-9 HH 9000 HP Locomotive Fit for 100 kph says RDSO

RDSO issued the certificate after the locomotive (WAG-9HH number 90002) successfully cleared the oscillation and EBD (emergency braking distance) trials . 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 »

Faster Rajdhani Services Coming: RB Directs All Rajdhanis to be Converted to Push-Pull Config by March 2020

Rajdhanis, Shatabdis, Durontos to be made Push-Pull to reduce journey times. RB asks Zones to ensure speedy implementation. Zones asked to suggest a revised timetable for converted trains. Mumbai Rajdhani and August... Read more »

'Parivartan Sangoshthi' of Indian Railways' Top Brass on 7th and 8th December in Delhi

The Parivartan Sangoshthi is to be attended by top Indian Railways officials from the Railway Board as well as General Managers and Divisional Railway Managers from various zones Read more »


The 31st Maintenance Study Group Traction distribution meeting was held at Somnath on 8th and 9th November, 2019. Western Railway provided the logistic support for the successful conduct of this important meeting attended by senior... Read more »

New postings at Railway Board and RDSO

Shri. RK Jain (IRSSE), Director/IRISET, Secunderabad has been transferred to Railway Board and posted as Adviser (Telecom). Shri. Anil Kumar Agarwal (IRSME), Additional Member (Mechanical) has been entrusted with the additional responsibility... Read more »

UPDATED: New 9,000 hp WAG-9 HH Locomotive Rolls Out of CLW

Upgraded version of WAG-9H prototype rolled out with power rating of 9000 hp. Read more »