NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): Jindal Stainless said in a statement on Wednesday,11 May said that they will supply 2,000 metric tonnes of stainless steel to Alstom which is going to be used for the development of the first regional rapid transit system’s (RRTS) train sets. Alstom will be developing 210 train sets for NCRTC under this project.
”Jindal Stainless is supplying stainless steel to Alstom for developing technologically-advanced and state-of-the-art train sets for this project,” the company said in a statement.
Several components, including sidewall skins, brackets, end walls, solebars, cantrails, roofs, and under-frames are being developed using stainless steel as it provides light weight and high crash resistance to these trains.
Jindal Stainless said that its products have been approved by major metro coach manufacturers like Alstom, Bombardier and BEML. The company is also supplying stainless steel for Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation’s (UPMRC) Kanpur Metro Project.