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Posted: Aug 04 2017 (20:52)
Last Response: Aug 06 2017 (12:39)
Commentary/Human InterestAug 04 2017 (18:38) Minister of Railways was the Chief Guest at Exchange of Agreement with Stakeholders as part of “Mission Electrification” & “First EPC ” contract of Indian Railways
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Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu was the Chief Guest at Exchange of Agreement with Stakeholders as part of “Mission Electrification” & “First EPC (Engineering Procurement Construction) ” contract of Indian Railways. Minister of State for Railways & Minister of State for Communications (Independent Charge) Shri Manoj Sinha was specially present to grace the occasion. Chairman, Railway Board, Shri A. K. Mital, Member Traction, Railway Board, Sh Ghanshyam Singh and other Railway Board Members and senior officials were also be present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, Minister of Railway Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu said that Indian Railway has given higher thrust on infrastructure creation, electrification. During last 4 years, total 103 Railway Electrification projects consisting of 16,815 route kilometer at estimated cost of Rs 17, 615 crore have been sanctioned. Indian Railways for first time build partnership with multifold agencies for execution of Railway Electrification projects by entrusting...
Aug 04 2017 (20:52)
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most of electrification projects including Konkan is with L&T
Ye saare Tenders ke saath saath start bhi ho jaayenge?
10 contracts hai: sab ke sab start honge abhi se?
Jaise ki Contract no.8 Ringus-Jaipur-Sawai Madhopur bhi start karenge abhi?
* RE Tenders are awarded to different parties and should start in the current financial year, as in 2017-18 target of RE is 4000 Kms & for subsequent years, the target of electrification is even higher at 6000kms/yr.
* Jaipur-Sawai Madhopur- is major length (130km) more important from traffic point of view, and that can be started immediately as phase-1. where as Ringus-Jaipur (about 50kms) is under guage conversion and electrification can begin only after that (probably 2019).
* Likewise, Chhindwara-Nainpur-Mandla Fort (183 RKM) is also under guage conversion, electrification shall take...
That's a great piece of information, Thanks man! BTW where did you get to know about phase 1 and phase 2 of Jaipur-Sawai Madhopur?
IR is in expansion mode like never before. Higher targets and allocations are being made like never before. RM & PMO is strictly monitoring & chasing the projects like never before. The electrification targets shall be met only if the IR does not wait for G/c in cases like this.
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