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Jul 10 2017 (11:36)   12709/Simhapuri SF Express

Phaneendra Kumar   19 blog posts
Entry# 2348130            Tags   Past Edits
another awesome run today
Tenali 22 35
BZA 2305 2320 ( 5 min early)
Madhira 12 35 ( 35 min delay)
SC 4 35( 1hr 05 min early)
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to adjust timetable to reduce slack at SC.
  
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SCR/South Central  -  IR Press Release 
Jun 29 2017 (15:44)   SCR sets a new record in Electrification of Rail network. 397 Kms of Railway Line electrified during last three months.

Jayashree   37327 news posts
Entry# 2336628   News Entry# 306898         Tags   Past Edits
29-06-2017
The initiative of Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railway towards enhancing the pace of completion of projects o­n the Zone has yielded significant results. The Zone has attained a new achievement of completing electrification of railway lines o­n its network to the extent of 397 Kms during the first quarter of the current fiscal i.e. April - June 2017 three month period. This record completion of 397 Kms electrification comes in comparison to 93 Kms commissioned during the last fiscal of 2016-17 and sets a high benchmark, reached for the first time.
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sections completed during April - June 2017 are:
ØGuntakal - Chiksugur for a distance of 135.58 Route Kms
ØNallapadu - Cumbum for a distance of 164.48 Route Kms
ØGuntakal - Dhone for a distance of 69 Route Kms
ØGooty - Pendekallu for a distance of 28 Route Kms
Electric traction continues to play a dominant role in the Railway since it is a clean technology and energy efficient mode of transport. Electric traction is best suited for massand rapid transport, it reduce running time of passenger trains and makes possible to run longer train. Being energy efficient system it is also preferred for long and heavy freight trains to ensure quicker transportation of goods.
In South Central Railway electrification has been under progress o­n large scale. In current financial year, in addition to the 397 Route Kms electrified, it is planned to complete electrification in several other stretches too.
The Guntakal - Wadi section which includes the newly electrified Guntakal - Chiksugur section has already been commissioned for rail services with electric loco motives hauling the trains. This has made seamless operation of trains o­n electric traction without any change of locomotive from New Delhi to Bengaluru via Secunderabad. The Bengaluru-Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express via Secunderabad will be running o­n electric traction entirely between the two destinations. Commissioning of electrification o­n this section has speeded up the coal transportation to Raichur thermal power plant.
In Nallapadu - Cumbum section, inspection of Commissioner of Railway Safety is completed and clearance has been received. It is planned to run passenger train o­n electric traction from Tenali - Markapur shortly. Freight train has already started running by electric locomotives from Nallapadu - Cumbum.
In Guntakal - Dhone and Gooty - Pendekallu section the inspection of CRS has been completed and clearance obtained. Electrification of these two sections increases the capacity of train movements and speeding of rail services, o­n the Guntakal - Gooty - Pendekallu triangle, thereby significantly improving the rail services to Bengaluru and Chennai, Vijayawada and Secunderabad.
The stress of General Manager towards speedier electrification of Railway lines is in tune with the objective of strengthening of rail infra to run more services and also reduce carbon footprints o­n account of running diesel traction which results in pollution.

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Jun 29 2017 (16:42)
Phaneendra Kumar   19 blog posts
Re# 2336628-3            Tags   Past Edits
Though the efforts are commendable , not much can be perceived on the ground as the balance of dhone-cumbum region holds the key for bza-sbc e loco travel. Also until the completion of GTL-Kalluru doubling and electification gets completed , all the trains on eloco from wadi have to divert to GTL-gooty-Kalluru. The success depends on the timely completion of these minor stretches.

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May 29 2017 (13:12)   22203/Visakhapatnam - Secunderabad AC Duronto Express

venki   146 blog posts
Entry# 2298272            Tags   Past Edits
4 hr 45 min from BZA-SC ? What u think about this NTES update, any one travelled by this train yesterday ?
2. VIJAYAWADA JN(BZA) 2 00:35 00:50 01:10 35 min U.A.
351

3. SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 06:15 06:09 RT

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May 29 2017 (13:52)
Phaneendra Kumar   19 blog posts
Re# 2298272-3            Tags   Past Edits
Experienced this in normal superfast trains too , multiple times . It all depends on the slot on that particular day. Also between Khammam and Warangal trains touch avg of 100 KMPH .

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May 24 2017 (20:16)   GDV/Gudivada Junction (3 PFs)

Phaneendra Kumar   19 blog posts
Entry# 2291205            Tags   Past Edits
Does Anybody have any update on the BZA-GDV-BVRT doubling and electrification status ??
  
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Mar 21 2017 (11:36)   77246/Tenali - Repalle Demu

Phaneendra Kumar   19 blog posts
Entry# 2205028            Tags   Past Edits
On 19 March, Saw this train as a brand new DEMU running from tel to repalle @ 10 40 PM.
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