Category Archives: Make in India Locomotive

Indian Railways hands over ten locomotives to Bangladesh Further Boosting Bilateral Ties

Indian Railways hands over ten locomotives to Bangladesh on Monday, with the leadership of the two sides committing themselves to more connectivity and infrastructure initiatives to boost trade and create new supply chains. India handed over 10 railway locomotives to Bangladesh on 27 July 2020, reflecting its continued efforts to further boost bilateral economic engagement… Read More »

Indian Railways: Rail Locomotive Factories in India

Where is train engine made in India? The Rail Locomotive Factories in India are growing in a massive pace. Indian Railways is fully independent in the matter of building all its equipment. The industry based on railway equipment was established as ‘Peninsular Locomotive Company’ at Singhbhum district of Jharkhand in 1921. The World’s largest locomotive… Read More »

Indian Railways runs its most powerful ‘Make in India’ locomotive | WAG12B (12000 HP)

Make in India initiative WAG12B (12000 HP) is the world’s first high horsepower locomotive which is operationalized on a broad gauge track. The first 12000 HP made in India Locomotive is manufactured by Madhepura Electric Loco Factory situated in Bihar. WAG12 was put into operation by Indian Railways from Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction Station… Read More »