Railway Infrastructure For Coal Transport

Railway Infrastructure For Coal Transport

Rail infrastructure for coal transport and other allied utilities is being developed in the States of Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand & Odisha through Joint Venture Companies formed by subsidiaries of Coal India Limited (CIL), in association with State Government & Rail Infrastructure Companies such as RITES and IRCON.

Jharkhand Central Railway Limited (JCRL)

IRCON (participating on behalf of Ministry of Railways), Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) (on behalf of Ministry of Coal) & Government of Jharkhand have formed a Joint Venture Company namely Jharkhand Central Railway Limited (JCRL) on 31st August 2015 to undertake project development, financing and implementation of identified Railway projects in the State of Jharkhand.

To evacuate coal from North-Karanpura coalfield of CCL, Shivpur-Kathotia Railway line, stretching over a length of 49.085 km, has been identified to be taken up by JCRL. Detailed Project Report has been prepared for approval of JCRL Board. Read More…




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