Trains ordered for Busan metro Line 1
CRRC to supply Noida metro trains
Jakarta – Bandung DBOM concession agreed
Myanma Railways orders Indian locomotives
DBK-Leasing completes Ijara wagon deal
Bangkok railway engineering education agreement signed
Singapore sovereign wealth fund takes stake in Railpool
Bangkok monorail lines approved
Contactless ticketing to be tested in Singapore
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday – on 10th day of Ganesh Utsav – has officially flagged off the trial test run of Navi Mumbai Metro from Taloja Depot. The 3-coach trains run on 2-km long distance from Pendhar Metro terminal yard at Taloja to Pendhar station. The section is part of 11.1 km long Belapur-Pendhar corridor (Line 1).
Navi Mumbai Metro Line 1 (Belapur-Pendhar corridor) is consists of a total of 11 stations and is expected to be operational by mid-2020. A total of three-coach 8 trains will be run between Belapur and Pendhar stretch.
On August 29, an internal trial test run of 3-coach metro train was conducted inside the metro yard at Taloja.
In March 2019, CIDCO had received 2 three-coach metro trainsets for Navi Mumbai Metro from Chinese rolling stock manufacturer China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation (CRRC).
Line 1, which is built at an estimated cost of Rs 3,063 crore, is part of the phase I network of future lines of Navi Mumbai Metro rail project which will connect the upcoming international airport.
In June 2019, Board of Directors of City & Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Limited (CIDCO) had accorded principle approval to appoint Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC) to undertake the work of Line 2 & 3 of Navi Mumbai Metro rail project.
The Detailed Project Report (DPR) for Line 2 & 3 of Navi Mumbai Metro rail project had been submitted by RITES Limited. The CIDCO Board had accorded approval to implement Line 3 (Pendhar to MIDC) for Rs 1750.14 crore and Line 2 (MIDC to Khandeshwar) for Rs 2820.20 crore.
A total of 26.26 km metro rail network consists of four lines will be built under the Navi Mumbai Metro project with an estimated cost of Rs.8,904 crore.
Click here to know more about Navi Mumbai Metro Rail Project
The post Navi Mumbai Metro begins official trial run on Belapur-Pendhar corridor appeared first on Urban Transport News.
This article first appeared on urbantransportnews.com
About this website
Railpage version 3.10.0.0037
All logos and trademarks in this site are property of their respective owner. The comments are property of their posters, all the rest is © 2003-2020 Interactive Omnimedia Pty Ltd.
You can syndicate our news using one of the RSS feeds.