Category Archives: Make in India Locomotive

Indian Railways to receive the first batch of aluminum-bodied coaches by February 2022: Know Why It Is Important?

In a practical shift, Indian Railways is likely to get its first batch of aluminum coaches by Feb 2022. According to IRCTC sources, Modern Coach Factory, MCF, Raibareli will make the first batch of these coaches for Indian Railways. Kolkata Metro would be the first beneficiary of this project that will receive 3 coaches by… Read More »

Features of Smart Coaches in Indian Railways

Indian Railways play an important role in the life of everyone. Around 23 million of people travel through it every day. In order to make passenger journey more comfortable, the Ministry of Railways has built a smart coach, which will provide many types of facilities. Indian Railways is the lifeline of India, as train journey… Read More »

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 »