Spotting
 Timeline
 Travel Tip
 Trip
 Race
 Social
 Greeting
 Poll
 Img
 PNR
 Pic
 Blog
 News
 Conf TL
 RF Club
 Convention
 Monitor
 Topic
 Followed
 Rating
 Correct
 Wrong
 Stamp
 HJ
 Vote
 Pred
 @
 FM Alert
 FM Approval
 Pvt
Forum Super Search
 ↓ 
×
HashTag:
Freq Contact:
Member:
Posting Date From:
Posting Date To:
Blog Category:
Train Type:
Train:
Station:
Pic/Vid:   FmT Pic:   FmT Video:
Sort by: Date:     Word Count:     Popularity:     
Public:    Pvt: Monitor:    Topics:    

Search
  Go  

Mandovi Express - the best 5-Star Restaurant in the world

Full Site Search
  Full Site Search  
 
Thu Aug 13 13:43:31 IST
Home
Trains
ΣChains
Atlas
PNR
Forum
Topics
Gallery
News
FAQ
Trips/Spottings
Login
Feedback
Advanced Search

Blog Entry# 4042913
Posted: Nov 26 2018 (10:31)

No Responses Yet
Rail News
924 views
Commentary/Human Interest
MMOPL/Mumbai Metro
Nov 26 2018 (10:30)   Mumbai: Real-time tracking to make new Metro trains safer for women

Anupam Enosh Sarkar^~   11906 news posts
Entry# 4042913   News Entry# 369936         Tags   Past Edits
MUMBAI: Real-time monitoring of images for safety of women passengers, obstruction deflection device (ODD), driverless train technology are some of the unique features that trains on the three upcoming Metro corridors will boast of. To top it, an Indian firm will be behind the latest world-class facilities. An official said there will be a minimum of 29 IP (internet protocol)-based cameras per train, which could be increased later. The CCTV saloon surveillance system will have facility for real-time monitoring from a control centre. Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has awarded the contract to Bengaluru-based BEML (Bharat Earth Movers Ltd) for procurement of 378 Metro coaches for Dahisar-DN Nagar, DN Nagar to Mankhurd via Bandra) and Dahisar-Andheri via highway corridors at Rs 3,015 crore or Rs 7.98 crore per coach. MMRDA has claimed a saving of Rs 1,100 crore due to competitive bidding.Metropolitan commissioner RA Rajeev stated, “A major milestone has...
more...
been achieved with placement of rolling stock contract. We are confident our rolling stock will be of world class standards having latest passenger comfort, safety and energy efficiency features. Our focus will be to ensure speedy delivery now.” MMRDA spokesperson Dilip Kawathkar said, “The rakes will be designed for advanced Unattended Train Operation mode, though operators will run the trains for the first few years.” The six-coach trains will accommodate nearly 2,400 passengers. The trains will be equipped with ‘Obstruction Deflection Device (ODD)’ which will push away small obstacles on the track that can cause derailment. Delivery of the first prototype train set is expected next year.

COVID-19

ONLY COVID-19 Specials are running.
As Corona cases are increasing rapidly, Members are advised to TAKE extra CARE these days.
1. AVOID going outdoors even if lockdown is easing.
2. ALWAYS wear a MASK when OUTDOORS.
3. Wash hands frequently. Do NOT touch your face.


REMEMBER: PREVENTION is the ONLY Option. There is NO CURE.

Leading Polls

4686245  14Spark
4656746 ★★★ 43mrkishan209~

Rail News

New Trains

Site Announcements

  • Entry# 4680754
    Aug 03 (10:10PM)


    In the next few days, we shall introduce a "Personal Gallery". This will consist of your own personal pics - no restrictions. You can upload any number of pics to your personal gallery - with with or without trains. This personal gallery will be part of your Member Profile. Thanks.
  • Entry# 4671643
    Jul 18 (11:53PM)


    As our Topics & Quiz section gains popularity, the following change will be made to Quizzes. Starting tomorrow, we shall not reveal the names of people who answered correctly/incorrectly. You will still know how many answered the quiz and the percentage of wrong/right responses. But ONLY the person who answered will know...
  • Entry# 4669324
    Jul 15 (10:01AM)


    Today, we are introducing a new Topic called NEWS-CRITIC. These days, everyday, we are bombarded with spam news, exaggerated news, misleading news, fake news, useless celebrity news, click bait with misleading headlines, etc. Also, much of the news is copied and rewritten from other news outlets, instead of being written first-hand. Everyone...
  • Entry# 4665139
    Jul 09 2020 (12:37AM)


    Over the last few days, there have been concerns expressed by many members that politics are being discussed. Well, with 90% of the trains NOT running over the last 3 months, there is not much rail-fanning happening!!! People have to discuss something. Mature political discussions are allowed in the Topics section,...
  • Entry# 4658593
    Jun 28 2020 (12:39PM)


    To help with the issue of mass tagging of members, we shall soon be expanding the RF Club feature to Pvt Clubs: . 1. Any member will be able to create a Pvt Club and invite other members to join. Joining of any Club is voluntary - members cannot be forced to join...
  • Entry# 4653181
    Jun 18 2020 (11:41PM)


    @all: For the last 2 days, I have been putting up some quizzes in the Topics section, with the following design: . 1. Each quiz starts with a statement. . 2. Then a question, followed by 4-6 choices. . 3. AFTER a member makes a choice, all the other choices are revealed, along with the creator's choice and...
Scroll to Top
Scroll to Bottom
Go to Mobile site
Important Note: This website NEVER solicits for Money or Donations. Please beware of anyone requesting/demanding money on behalf of IRI. Thanks.
Disclaimer: This website has NO affiliation with the Government-run site of Indian Railways. This site does NOT claim 100% accuracy of fast-changing Rail Information. YOU are responsible for independently confirming the validity of information through other sources.
India Rail Info Privacy Policy