Category: Rail Logistics

Super Vasuki: Longest and heaviest Indian freight train

South East Central Railway (SECR) has test run its longest freight train Super Vasuki on 15 August as part of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav celebration. ... Read More

First Russian rail transit cargo to India arrives in Iran

In a first, a train carrying India-bound cargo from Russia has reached Iran. The train was flagged off from Chekhov station in Russia on July ... Read More

Indian Railways to introduce Vande Bharat like Freight Trains

After the fast-tracking of the high-speed Vande Bharat passenger trains, Indian Railways is planning to use the same platform to introduce high-speed freight trains. The ... Read More

First ‘Gati Shakti’ Cargo Terminal Commissioned In Asansol Division Of Eastern Railway

First 'Gati Shakti' Cargo Terminal Commissioned In Asansol Division Of Eastern Railway In pursuance of the Prime Minister's vision "Gati Shakti" and Ministry of Railways' ... Read More

First freight locomotive in India to run 120 kmph

Alstom-built 12,000 HP electric locomotives have been officially approved by the Indian ministry of railways and RDSO to run freight trains at a maximum speed ... Read More

Indian Railways going strong digitally, launched portal to track freight consignments

Indian Railways with an aim to increase its revenue from freight operations has recently launched an portal for the clients who wants to transport their ... Read More

Western Railway reports 290% surge in automobile loading

Western Railway has handled 39 rakes full of automobiles in September 2020, registering an increase of 290 percent compared to the same month last year. ... Read More

First private RO-RO freight train between Bengaluru and Solapur to be launched

Railways will launch India’s first privately-operated as well as the longest roll-on, roll-off (RO-RO) freight service between Bengaluru and Solapur (Maharashtra), facilitating transport of goods-laden ... Read More

Green signal to parcel cargo in private passenger trains

Indian Railways has decided to permit up to eight tonnes of cargo to be parceled in each train run by private operators. However, the private ... Read More

Jindal Stainless, Maersk in pact for logistics upgrade

Jindal Stainless Ltd (JSL) and the integrated container logistics company, Maersk have commenced their partnership to ease and optimise the flow of containerized exports and ... Read More