NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): In its pursuit to further upgrade its world class training facility at the Delhi Metro Rail Academy(DMRA), Shastri Park, a new four-storey simulator building was inaugurated today in the DMRA premises by Dr. Mangu Singh, Managing Director, DMRC in the presence of Directors and other senior officials.
Dr. Mangu Singh also inaugurated a new Foot Over Bridge (FOB) in front of Shastri Park Metro depot. This FOB will allow pedestrians to cross safely the busy East Approach Road (the road leading from ISBT, Kashmere gate towards Shahdara across Yamuna) from both the sides.
“The New Simulator building is equipped with state-of-the art simulator facilities pertaining to train driving, rolling stock maintenance, electrical, signalling etc. besides modern computer based training labs and other offices. Further upgradation of infrastructure in the new building includes a state-of-the-art Telepresence Room, a Civil engineering demo room, Model station control room, modern library, Recreational Centre, new Yoga/ Meditation Room, new Canteen, Auditorium, etc”, the DMRC said.
“With this new facility, the Delhi Metro Rail Academy will further raise the bar in the quality of training in the field of Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS). Apart from infrastructural and technological makeover, the Academy has also reviewed its training curriculum with emphasis on standardization, content relevance and cross training advancements”, said Dr. Mangu Singh.