Kochi Metro

Kochi Metro Considers Extension to GIFT City for Enhanced Connectivity

KOCHI (Metro Rail News): Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) is planning an extension of the proposed Metro line from Aluva to Cochin International Airport Ltd...
Hyderabad Metro / Representational Image

Hyderabad Airport Metro Project Invites Global Tenders for EPC Contractor Selection

HYDERABAD (Metro Rail News):  Global tenders have been invited by Hyderabad Airport Metro Limited (HAML), to select an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor...
Ghaziabad Metro

Ghaziabad Metro Extension Projects Funding Plan Reconsidered

GHAZIABAD (Metro Rail News): Following the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government's rejection of the Ghaziabad Development Authority's (GDA) planned allocation, the financing scheme for the forthcoming...
India's first regional rail system, RAPIDX , Women Coach

RAPIDX Introduces Dedicated Women’s Coach for Safe and Comfortable Regional Commute

NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): India's first regional rail system, RAPIDX, will have a special coach for women on every train. In addition, women are...

Transport Infra-financing: An Analysis in Indian Context

In India, there are numerous possibilities for different modes of transportation infrastructure. Therefore, prioritising the most appealing opportunity is crucial. The National Infrastructure Pipeline,...

Delhi Metrolite: A Modern Transport System to Provide Feeder Services to Delhi Metro

Information The Delhi Metrolite project, with two lines and 37 stations, is a 40.88 km light rail transit (LRT) system planned by the Delhi Metro...
Delhi Metro Silver line

Extensions for Last Mile Connectivity: DMRC Phase 4&5

Introduction Phase IV of the Delhi Metro is a network expansion to new housing areas in the National Capital Region. The fourth phase of the...

Hyderabad-Warangal RRTS: A Regional Transport System to Reduce Road Congestion

Introduction Hyderabad is the country's industrial hub, with industries spanning areas such as information technology, pharmaceuticals, automobile and defence equipment manufacturing. Hyderabad has grown exponentially...

The Local Train Service Serving Millions of Passengers Daily: Kolkata Suburban Railway

Introduction The Kolkata Suburban train is a branch of the British-built second commuter train in India. The East Indian Railway (EIR) ran the first train...

Bengaluru Metro Expansion: Phase 2, 2B, Purple Line, Green Line, and Future Plans

Providing connectivity to the population in city’s outskirts The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) developed and conceptualised the Bengaluru Metro. After years of delay, the...

Railways: Heading Towards Digital Mobility

Digital Rail The rail industry is experiencing rapid technological adoption. Over the last two decades, transit companies around the globe have implemented new technologies to...

Transport Infrastructure in India: Challenges & Opportunities

In the new millennium, India's transportation infrastructure has expanded by leaps and bounds. The Golden Quadrilateral national highway network, the Delhi Metro rapid transit...
The launch of a 70-ton precast Pier Cap

First Pier Cap for Elevated Corridor-I Launched Near Mithapur Metro Station

PATNA (Metro Rail News): The first 70-ton Precast Pier Cap for the elevated Corridor-I segment close to the Mithapur metro station was successfully launched. This...
IAS Nitin Kareen Appointed as Maha Metro MD

Maharashtra Government Appoints Nitin Kareer as Managing Director of Maha-Metro

MUMBAI ( Metro Rail News): The Maharashtra government has appointed IAS officer Nitin Kareer as the Managing Director of the Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation (Maha-Metro).  This...