India’s railroad is the backbone of the country’s inland transportation system for both passengers and freight, and it’s growing steadily to meet the demands of larger cities and an increasing population. GE was selected to provide Indian Railways with 1,000 diesel locomotives and the manufacturing facilities needed to build them as part of the country’s rail modernization effort. Read the story for details.
Thomson Reuters says exploring options for IP & Science business; India's pursuit for upgrading its rail network has fetched GE a whopping $ 2.6 billion contract for a 11-year period.
The two projects one at Mukarba Chowk Panipat Toll Road and the other at Kundli Manesar Expressway are likely to decongest traffic in Delhi, and ease mobility within the six major states.
The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation mulls dedicated lanes for its bus services, while L&T Metro Rail tests services in Hyderabad...
Find out about the challenges faced by Larsen & Toubro, one of the main contractor, for mordenising a fully operational Mumbai international airport. Also read to know about the design features and technologies used.
The government aims to make 50-100 administrative buildings disabled-friendly in selected seven states under the 'Accessible India' campaign in a year's time. The campaign will also aim to convert other facilities like airports, railways stations and 25 per cent of the public transport into fully accessible carriers in the coming years.
The German development bank KfW may take a call on funding the Nagpur Metro project, while the phase I extension of the Chennai Metro project may happen in January.
This is the fifth such MoU that CII has signed on Smart City - earlier the Industry body singed agreements with German, US, Indian and Japanese Consortiums. The Spanish Consortium was led by INDRA Systems.
One of the most popular pilgrimage destination in India, also known as the 'City of God' - Tirupati is soon likely to be easily accessible for pilgrims from neighbouring countries like Singapore, Malaysia and Sri Lanka. Read to find out the detailed specs of soon to be inaugurated airport, which is constructed for Rs 174 crore in 26 months.
IL&FS & GIFTCL sign MoU with Siemens to develop state-of-the-art, smart, city-level mobility solutions for moving people both within the GIFT city and between other nodes.