Metro Rail News https://www.metrorailnews.in Chronicle updates on development of metro rail projects in India Sun, 19 Nov 2017 10:14:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9 https://i0.wp.com/www.metrorailnews.in/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/cropped-favicon.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Metro Rail News https://www.metrorailnews.in 32 32 83170168 Hyderabad Metro | HMRL makes some special features for Differently-Abled commuters https://www.metrorailnews.in/hyderabad-metro-hmrl-makes-special-features-differently-abled-commuters/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/hyderabad-metro-hmrl-makes-special-features-differently-abled-commuters/#respond Sun, 19 Nov 2017 10:04:12 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11281 Hyderabad: The upcoming Hyderabad Metro Rail will set a benchmark amidst all other metros in the country for the consideration it has lent in setting up special facilities catering the differently-abled folks. Sri. Kalvakuntla Taraka Rama Rao (KTR), Cabinet Minister of Telangana announces that the Chief Minister of Telangana, Sri KCR has invited the PM […]

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Alstom presents APS for road, its innovative electric road solution https://www.metrorailnews.in/alstom-presents-aps-road-innovative-electric-road-solution/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/alstom-presents-aps-road-innovative-electric-road-solution/#respond Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:11:43 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11272 On the occasion of the visit of French President Emmanuel Macron to Sweden, Alstom presents its electric road project at the Volvo Group headquarter in Gothenburg. This innovation contributes to cleaner mobility, and broadens Alstom’s green solutions portfolio. In partnership with Volvo Group, Alstom participates in an Electric Road Systems project initiated by the Swedish Energy Agency, […]

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MEGA Metro | Hyundai Rotem to supply 96 metro coaches for Ahmedabad Metro https://www.metrorailnews.in/mega-metro-hyundai-rotem-to-supply-96-metro-coaches-for-ahmedabad-metro/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/mega-metro-hyundai-rotem-to-supply-96-metro-coaches-for-ahmedabad-metro/#respond Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:57:33 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11277 Ahmedabad: Metro-Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Company Limited, the implementing agency for Ahmedabad metro rail project, has awarded the contract for manufacturing 96 metro coaches (rolling stock) to Hyundai Rotem of South Korea. The contact valued at Rs 1,025 crore was given on October 13. MEGA had invited bids for the metro rail system’s rolling stock […]

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Coimbatore Metro | Experts suggest three corridors interlink at Gandhipuram https://www.metrorailnews.in/coimbatore-metro-experts-suggest-three-corridors-interlink-gandhipuram/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/coimbatore-metro-experts-suggest-three-corridors-interlink-gandhipuram/#respond Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:35:19 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11261 Coimbatore: A week ago, when TOI came out with its refreshed edition, experts had pointed out that one of the pressing needs of the city was an efficient public transport system. While a bus rapid transport system announced by the Coimbatore Corporation has a taken a back seat, chief minister Edapadi K Palanisami’s announcement that […]

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IRSDC issues request for empanelment for providing architectural and engg services https://www.metrorailnews.in/irsdc-issues-request-empanelment-providing-architectural-engg-services/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/irsdc-issues-request-empanelment-providing-architectural-engg-services/#respond Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:00:18 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11222 New Delhi: Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation (IRSDC) seeks Application for Empanelment through this Request For Empanelment “RFE” for being pre-qualified and shortlisted under three (3) different categories as set out under clause 3.2 of this RFE for providing architectural planning and engineering services for preparation of master plan and concept plan including technical feasibility […]

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Mumbai Metro One introduces mobile ticketing facility with PayTM https://www.metrorailnews.in/mumbai-metro-one-introduces-mobile-ticketing-facility-paytm/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/mumbai-metro-one-introduces-mobile-ticketing-facility-paytm/#respond Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:33:23 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11232 Mumbai: Reliance Infrastructure-run Mumbai Metro One has launched a mobile ticketing facility called ‘Skiiip Q’ in association with digital payments player Paytm, that will help commuters book their tickets even from outside the metro stations. Instead of using tokens or smart cards, commuters can travel using the QR code generated by mobile app on automated fare collection gates […]

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Maha Metro | Pune Metro project to get funding of Euro 845mn by March 2018 https://www.metrorailnews.in/maha-metro-pune-metro-project-get-funding-euro-845mn-march-2018/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/maha-metro-pune-metro-project-get-funding-euro-845mn-march-2018/#respond Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:20:46 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11243 Pune: Funding for the Pune Metro Rail project is expected to be finalised by March 2018. The project is to be co-funded by European Investment Bank and  French development bank, AfD and they will together be providing €845 million for the project, Brijesh Dixit, MD, Maha Metro, said. The EIB team will visit in December-end to study […]

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Mumbai Metro | 30-35% transplanted trees nearly dead in Mumbai Metro 3 project https://www.metrorailnews.in/mumbai-metro-30-35-transplanted-trees-nearly-dead-mumbai-metro-3-project/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/mumbai-metro-30-35-transplanted-trees-nearly-dead-mumbai-metro-3-project/#respond Thu, 16 Nov 2017 04:32:11 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11248 Mumbai: The inspection report submitted before the two-judge committee on Mumbai Metro 3, which was appointed by the Bombay High Court, said 30-35% of the transplanted trees are nearly dead, and that there are still 839 trees to be transplanted. The report prepared by a junior committee consisting of two officers of the Maharashtra State […]

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Maha Metro | Pune Metro project to interlink four Indian Railways stations https://www.metrorailnews.in/maha-metro-pune-metro-project-interlink-four-indian-railways-stations/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/maha-metro-pune-metro-project-interlink-four-indian-railways-stations/#respond Thu, 16 Nov 2017 04:29:25 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11218 Pune: The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Limited (Maha-Metro) has decided to interlink various railway stations, including Pune, Shivajinagar, Khadki and Kasarwadi, with metro stations as it will help commuters to switch over from one mode of transport to another on the same platform. According to officials, Maha-Metro has planned to connect metro stations directly to […]

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Delhi Metro | DMRC Chief Mangu Singh conferred with Sat Paul Mittal National Award for the year 2017 https://www.metrorailnews.in/delhi-metro-dmrc-chief-mangu-singh-conferred-sat-paul-mittal-national-award-year-2017/ https://www.metrorailnews.in/delhi-metro-dmrc-chief-mangu-singh-conferred-sat-paul-mittal-national-award-year-2017/#respond Tue, 14 Nov 2017 09:58:31 +0000 https://www.metrorailnews.in/?p=11253 New Delhi: Nehru Siddhant Kendra Trust conferred ‘Sat Paul Mittal National Award for the year 2017’ to the Managing Director of Delhi Metro Rail  Corporation (DMRC), Dr. Mangu Singh in individual category in a function held at Ludhiana yesterday. The award was bestowed on Dr. Singh by ‘Nehru Sidhant Kender Trust’ for rendering outstanding service […]

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