L&T threatens to pull out of Hyderabad Metro rail project
13 Oct
2014
Written by admin

L&T threatens to pull out of Hyderabad Metro rail project »

Larsen and Toubro Ltd (L&T), the company building the Rs.16,375 crore Hyderabad Metro rail project, has threatened to pull out because of issues relating to project viability and non-availability of right of way.

Read more...
Lucknow Metro construction kick off threatens to turn political
12 Oct
2014
Written by admin

Lucknow Metro construction kick off threatens to turn political »

Uttar Pradesh chief minister's decision to kick off construction of the LucknowMetro on Saturday even as it awaits Centre's go ahead may become a political issue. But it won't impact the future of the project including the Union government's contribution to equity.

Read more...
KOLKATA METRO – THE 1ST METRO SYSTEM IN INDIA
12 Oct
2014
Written by admin

KOLKATA METRO – THE 1ST METRO SYSTEM IN INDIA »

The initiative had to wait for 2 decades when in 1969 the Metropolitan Transport Project was initiated.

Read more...
Chennai Metro Rail to submit report on ropecar facility
11 Oct
2014
Written by admin

Chennai Metro Rail to submit report on ropecar facility »

Chennai Metro Rail will soon submit a report to the Tamil Nadu government on providing rope car facility to Sri Sundaramahalingam temple atop the Chathuragiri hills in this district, where 'Siddha Purushas' (saints) are believed to inhabit, a top official said today.

Read more...
Metro to begin commercial run by March ’15
11 Oct
2014
Written by admin

Metro to begin commercial run by March ’15 »

After missing four deadlines for commercial run of the new-age transport system, the Jaipur Metro Rail Corporation (JMRC) is now targeting to complete its pending work of four stations by December 31 and expects the commercial run by March 2015.

Read more...
Bangalore Metro Ph-1 completion pushed to Q1, 2016
10 Oct
2014
Written by admin

Bangalore Metro Ph-1 completion pushed to Q1, 2016 »

Source:  www.business-standard.com

Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL), the agency implementing the metro rail project in Bangalore, is likely to miss Read more…

Wi-Fi on Mumbai Metro
10 Oct
2014
Written by admin

Wi-Fi on Mumbai Metro »

From Tuesday, Mumbai Metro One Pvt Ltd (MMOPL) has provided internet inside the Mumbai Metro trains. Earlier, it was accessible only at the metro station.

Read more...
Delhi Metro to build platform doors from January
9 Oct
2014
Written by admin

Delhi Metro to build platform doors from January »

With an increase in the number of suicide attempts on the Metro network, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation is finally ready to start work on its ambitious plan to install platform screen doors at six underground stations.

Read more...