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Delhi Metro to procure 100 AC Electric Buses

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd has invited online open e-tenders for Procurement, operation and maintenance of 50 MIDI AC Electric Buses in North Cluster and 50 MIDI AC Electric Buses in East Cluster of Delhi. DMRC presently has a network metro route of 373 km with 271 metro stations. Last-mile […]

Only FASTag payments at toll plazas from Dec 1

From December 1, payments at all the toll plazas will be through FASTag only. Cash payments will no longer be accepted. Against this backdrop, officials of the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) have appealed to four-wheeler owners to get the FASTag from the toll plaza operators. The FASTag will […]

Niti Aayog’s Rs 11,000Cr plan for buying buses

Niti Aayog is firming up a plan to help state governments and local bodies all over the country to buy buses worth Rs 11,000 Cr in a bid to improve public transport and revive demand for commercial vehicles. In the wake of this development, Niti Aayog has prepared a plan […]

KEC-CCECC JV bags Delhi-Meerut RRTS corridor contract

The National Capital Region Transport Corporation has issued the Letter of Acceptance (LoA) to the joint venture of KEC International and China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (KEC-CCECC JV) for construction of elevated viaducts and stations on Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut RRTS corridor. The scope of work includes the construction of elevated viaduct from […]

Metro, DTC ridership up after traffic fine hike

As a result of the implementation of the amended Motor Vehicles’ (MV) Act, the ridership of public buses and the footfall in each corridor of the Delhi Metro have gone up by around 4.8% and 3.3%, respectively, in the first few days of September. This trend is a shift in […]

Use Delhi Metro Smart Cards to Pay for Parking

Very soon, the Delhi Metro smart cards could also help users pay for parking. The Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA), tasked with the implementation of a pilot project to decongest roads in Lajpat Nagar, Kamla Nagar and Krishna Nagar areas of Delhi, discussed the move recently. EPCA has […]

L&T IDPL bags EPC contract for Navi Mumbai airport

Navi Mumbai International Airport Private Limited (NMIAPL) has awarded the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the greenfield airport to the L&T infra arm, L&T IDPL. The work under the EPC contract includes cutting and filling, construction of terminal building, airfield development such as construction of runway, apron area, […]

RRTS pre-construction activities gather pace

Pre-construction activities such as soil testing, geotechnical investigation and utility diversion have gathered momentum for the Delhi-Gurugram-SNB (Shahjahanpur-Neemrana-Behror Urban Complex) RRTS corridor. It has been reported that the National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) has already commenced the pile load test in Gurugram. The NCRTC has recently floated a tender […]

Dell Technologies teams up with Pune Smart City’s Centre of Excellence to Innovate Smart Technology Solutions

Dell Technologies has signed on as the Technology Knowledge Partner for the Centre of Excellence being deployed by Pune Smart City Development Corporation Ltd. (PSCDCL) with the purpose of utilizing latest technologies to fast track local innovations in resolving urban issues. The collaboration took place in the presence of Kunal […]

E-buses on ghat routes only after tests

As India inches forward in the electric mobility area, all related institutions and making it sure that once implemented, there are no loopholes. One of the busiest routes in Maharashtra, Mumbai- Pune and Mumbai- Nashik will soon have e-buses. However, the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) which is the […]