Bangalore: Bharat Earth Movers Limited (BEML) has received order worth Rs. 645 crores from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for design, manufacture, supply testing and commissioning of 74 no’s broad guage Metro Cars for their RS-13 project (Rolling Stock) .
In this regard, H S Anand, Director (Rolling stock) Delhi Metro Rail Corporation signed an Contract Agreement with BEML for supply of Metro Coaches in the presence of S S Joshi, Executive Director (RS), Amarendra Kumar, Chief Eletrical Engineer, DMRC, P Dwarkanath, Chairman & Managing Director, Aniruddh Kumar, Director, (Rail & Metro), S Prasad, Executive Director, B L Manjunath , Chief General Manager, BEML today at Bangalore.
BEML has forayed into manufacture and supply of Metro Cars during 2002 and is the reliable Make in India partner in Metro Rolling Stock, having supplied so far more than 600 Metro Cars to Delhi Metro. BEML has already supplied 150 Metro Cars to Bangalore Metro for their Phase-I. BEML is also the rolling stock supplier to the Jaipur Metro project and supplied 40 Cars, the revenue operations of which have commenced recently.
With this, BEML emerged as the preferred Metro Coach manufacturer in the country to encash emerging opportunities in the Metro segment.