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MAS/Chennai Central (12 PFs)
சென்னை சென்ட்ரல்     चेन्नै सेन्ट्रल
[Madras Central]

Track: Quadruple Electric-Line

Kannappar Thidal, Station Rd, Periyamet, Chennai Central, Tamil Nadu 600003
State: Tamil Nadu

Elevation: 8 m above sea level
Zone: SR/Southern   Division: Chennai
 
 

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May 17 (14:58) Chennai on track for global rail coach expo - STATES - Business Line (www.thehindubusinessline.com)
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SR/Southern
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News Entry# 337386  Blog Entry# 3425892   
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May 17 2018 (14:58)
Station Tag: Chennai Central/MAS added by a2z~/1674352
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Chennai on track for global rail coach expoOur BureauT+T-
Chennai, May 16For the first time in India, an International Rail Coach Expo (IRCE) event on rail coaches and train sets will be held in Chennai providing a platform to bring together different suppliers under one roof and create synergies for ‘Make in India.’Hosted by Integral Coach Factory in coordination with CII and RITES Ltd, the expo will be held from May 17 to 19 at ICF, the world’s largest rail manufacturing unit and part of the Indian Railways. About 100 exhibitors from nearly ten countries will participate in the expo, says a press release from ICF.Exclusive platformMajor rail-coach/train-set brands will display their products focussing on innovation and future technologies. There will
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be an exclusive platform to meet and interact with decision makers and senior officials of ICF and other Indian Railway production units. There will also be a display of rolling stock designs including interiors, passenger amenities and other comfort features. Development of rolling stock, including emerging technologies in manufacturing of train coaches with stainless steel and aluminium car body, will also be showcased.Conferences/seminars on specialised subjects on rail coach and train-sets are also planned at the expo, the release said.Tamil Nadu Governor, Banwarilal Purohit will be the Chief Guest. Other speakers include Ashwani Lohani, Chairman, Railway Board; R Dinesh, Chairman, CII Southern Region and JMD of TV Sundram Iyengar & Sons; Sudhanshu Mani, General Manager, ICF, and CP Sharma, Chairman, CII – Railway Transport Equipment Division.The expo will be open for public between 3 and 6 pm on May 17 and 18, the release said.Published onMay 17, 2018 TOPICS
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May 17 (00:02) Exclusive rail coaches on display from tomorrow (www.newstodaynet.com)
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News Entry# 337310  Blog Entry# 3424526   
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May 17 2018 (00:02)
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The International Rail Coach Expo (IRCE) will be held from 17 to 19 May at RPF Parade Ground at Villivakkam.
According to a press release, the event is hosted by Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in association with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and RITES Ltd.
The exposition will have exclusive rail coach and train sets. Key brands in the segment of rail coach and train set making will be displaying their products focusing on innovation and future technologies.
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event will also be a platform for meeting the decision makers and senior officials of ICF and other Indian Railway production units. The rolling stock designs including interiors, passenger amenities and other comfort features will also be on display.
International exhibition of such scale in connection with focus on railway passenger coaches is said to be held for the first time in India.
Many reputed rail car and equipment builders will be showcasing their technology and products. It will be a unique platform to bring different suppliers under one roof and create synergy for ‘Make in India.’ While there will be more than 100 exhibitors from over 10 countries, the expo will be open for public viewing between 3 pm and 6 pm on 17 and 18 May.
Conferences and seminars on specialised subjects on rail coach and train sets will be organised during the exposition.
May 16 (23:23) Chennai on track for global rail coach expo (www.thehindubusinessline.com)
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News Entry# 337305  Blog Entry# 3424471   
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May 16 2018 (23:23)
Station Tag: Chennai Central/MAS added by a2z~/1674352
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For the first time in India, an International Rail Coach Expo (IRCE) event on rail coaches and train sets will be held in Chennai providing a platform to bring together different suppliers under one roof and create synergies for ‘Make in India.’
Hosted by Integral Coach Factory in coordination with CII and RITES Ltd, the expo will be held from May 17 to 19 at ICF, the world’s largest rail manufacturing unit and part of the Indian Railways. About 100 exhibitors from nearly ten countries will participate in the expo, says a press release from ICF.
Exclusive
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platform
Major rail-coach/train-set brands will display their products focussing on innovation and future technologies. There will be an exclusive platform to meet and interact with decision makers and senior officials of ICF and other Indian Railway production units. There will also be a display of rolling stock designs including interiors, passenger amenities and other comfort features. Development of rolling stock, including emerging technologies in manufacturing of train coaches with stainless steel and aluminium car body, will also be showcased.
Conferences/seminars on specialised subjects on rail coach and train-sets are also planned at the expo, the release said.
Tamil Nadu Governor, Banwarilal Purohit will be the Chief Guest. Other speakers include Ashwani Lohani, Chairman, Railway Board; R Dinesh, Chairman, CII Southern Region and JMD of TV Sundram Iyengar & Sons; Sudhanshu Mani, General Manager, ICF, and CP Sharma, Chairman, CII – Railway Transport Equipment Division.
The expo will be open for public between 3 and 6 pm on May 17 and 18, the release said.
May 15 (15:07) चेन्नई के लिए जोधपुर को मिली तीसरी ट्रेन, हमसफर एक्सप्रेस अपने पहले फेरे पर रवाना (www.bhaskar.com)
New/Special Trains
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News Entry# 337163  Blog Entry# 3420092   
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May 15 2018 (15:07)
Station Tag: Jodhpur Junction/JU added by a2z~/1674352

May 15 2018 (15:07)
Station Tag: Chennai Central/MAS added by a2z~/1674352
Posted by: a2z~ 1063 news posts
जोधपुर। चेन्नई की कनेक्टिविटी बढ़ाने वाली बहुप्रतीक्षित ट्रेन हमसफर एक्सप्रेस सोमवार दोपहर अपने पहले फेरे पर रवाना हुई। उद्घाटन फेरे को रेल राज्यमंत्री राजेन गोहेन आज दोपहर 12 बजे भगत की कोठी स्टेशन पर हरी झंडी दिखा रवाना किया। चेन्नई के लिए जोधपुर से शुरू हो रही तीसरी साप्ताहिक ट्रेन इस मायने में खास है कि पहली बार उद्घाटन फेरे में इसकी सभी सीटें आरक्षित हो गई। गर्मी की छुट्टियों में चेन्नई की ओर जाने वाले यात्रियों की लंबी कतार और इस मार्ग पर ट्रेनों की कमी के कारण ऐसा देखने को मिला है।उत्साह के साथ हमसफर एक्सप्रेस को किया रवाना…
- जोधपुर से चेन्नई के बीच तीसरी साप्ताहिक ट्रेन शुरू होने को लेकर जोधपुर में उत्साह का माहौल रहा। भगत की
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कोठी रेलवे स्टेशन पर रेल राज्य मंत्रीराजेन गोहेन के साथ केन्द्रीय कृषि राज्य मंत्री व जोधपुर के सांसद गजेन्द्र सिंह शेखावत, महापौर घनश्याम ओझा ने हरी झंडी दिखा हमसफर एक्सप्रेस को रवाना किया। इस दौरान बड़ी संख्या में लोग भगत की कोठी रेलवे स्टेशन पर मौजूद रहे।

चेन्नई के लिए तीसरे ट्रेन
- अभी जोधपुर से चेन्नई के लिए जोधपुर-चेन्नई ट्रेन सोमवार को और जोधपुर-मन्नारगुड्डी ट्रेन गुरुवार को चल रही है। अब भगत की कोठी से तांबरम के लिए हमसफर एक्सप्रेस सोमवार को उद्घाटन फेरे पर व 23 मई से प्रत्येक बुधवार को चला करेगी। इस प्रकार जोधपुर से चेन्नई के लिए सप्ताह में सोमवार, बुधवार व गुरुवार को ट्रेन उपलब्ध होगी। गाड़ी संख्या 14815, भगत की कोठी (जोधपुर)-तांबरम (चेन्नई) साप्ताहिक हमसफर भगत की कोठी से बुधवार दोपहर 3:30 बजे रवाना होकर शुक्रवार सुबह 10.45 बजे तांबरम पहुंचेगी। इसी प्रकार गाड़ी संख्या 14816, तांबरम (चेन्नई)-भगत की कोठी (जोधपुर) साप्ताहिक हमसफर एक्सप्रेस प्रत्येक शुक्रवार से तांबरम से शाम 7:15 बजे रवाना होकर रविवार की शाम 7:30 बजे भगत की कोठी पहुंचेगी।
थर्ड एसी के 16 कोच, 1152 बर्थ, जनरल कोटे में 449
- तांबरम हमसफर एक्सप्रेस में थर्ड एसी के 16 कोच हैं। दो पेंट्री कार सहित कुल 19 कोच। इस ट्रेन में 1152 बर्थ है लेकिन सामान्य श्रेणी में यात्रियों को चेन्नई व तांबरम तक आरक्षण करवाने के लिए 449 बर्थ ही उपलब्ध होंगी। बाकी बर्थ अलग-अलग कोटे में आवंटित होने के कारण यात्रियों को आसानी से नहीं मिल सकेंगी। इसमें वरिष्ठ नागरिकों, गर्भवती महिलाओं के लिए 48 लोअर बर्थ आरक्षित रखी गई है। जोधपुर से जयपुर के लिए 891, जोधपुर से सवाईमाधोपुर, कोटा, गुना, भोपाल के लिए 523, इटारसी व नागपुर के लिए 489, वारंगल व बालहरशाह के लिए 469, जयपुर, सवाईमाधोपुर, कोटा, गुना, अशोक नगर व बीना स्टेशन से 312, भोपाल व इटारसी स्टेशन से 30 तथा नागपुर, वारंगल व बालहरशाह, विजयवाड़ा, गुडूर व चेन्नई स्टेशन से आगे के स्टेशनों के लिए 20 बर्थ का कोटा रखा है। इनके अलावा मुख्यालय व तत्काल कोटे अलग से होंगे।
- तांबरम हमसफर एक्सप्रेस का किराया डायनामिक प्राइसिंग आधारित होगा। जैसे-जैसे सीट कम होती जाएगी, किराया बढ़ता जाएगा। इसमें भगत की कोठी से तांबरम तक थर्ड एसी के किराए की शुरूआत 2449 रुपए से होगी, जो बढ़ते-बढ़ते 3652 रुपए तक पहुंचेगा।
May 15 (14:22) Chennai Metro’s new routes undergo safety inspection; to open soon (www.financialexpress.com)
New Facilities/Technology
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News Entry# 337151  Blog Entry# 3419886   
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May 15 2018 (14:22)
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Stations:  Chennai Central/MAS  
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हिन्दी
The team, led by Railway Safety Commissioner, Southern circle, K A Manoharan, conducted the inspection on the Shenoy Nagar-Chennai Central and Chennai Central-Nehru Park routes.
A Railway team today inspected safety features on Chennai Metro rail’s new routes in the city.
The team, led by Railway Safety Commissioner, Southern circle, K A Manoharan, conducted the inspection on the Shenoy Nagar-Chennai Central and Chennai
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Central-Nehru Park routes.
After the inspection, the green signal for operating the train on the routes would be given, Manoharan told reporters.
Currently, the Chennai Metro Rail is operated between Koyambedu-Alandur and Little Mount-Chennai Airport.
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