A team of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), which is funding the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train
Breaking Records For Bullet Train Project: India To Issue Its Highest Valued Tender For High-Speed Rail Corridor
India’s bullet train project, which is being developed with Japan’s assistance, is progressing on schedule and will soon issue a tender in relation to the construction of a 508-kilometre corridor between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, as reported by Financial Express (FE).
Bullet train on track! India set to float “highest valued tender” for first high-speed train project
India’s ambitious bullet train project between Mumbai and Ahmadabad, is going to issue the first major tender related to the construction of the 508-kilometre corridor.
Chennai-Mysore via Bengaluru in 2 hrs 25 mins! Germany proposes bullet train; submits study to Indian Railways
Travelling from Chennai to Mysore via Bengaluru may take just 2 hours and 25 minutes in the coming years! The German government has recently submitted a feasibility study to the Railway Board on a new bullet train project on the Chennai-Arakkonam-Bangalore-Mysore route.
Even as India waits for its first bullet train, interestingly Africa’s Morocco has already got a high-speed train!
Maglev, with the capability of achieving speeds of 500 kmph, is the first driverless bullet train of Japan. Maglev (short for magnetic-levitation), has been developed keeping in mind Japan’s domestic requirements and not in competition with China,
Cleaning trains in seven minutes flat and passengers with minimum baggage are what Indian railway officials are hoping to replicate in the country’s bullet train project to ensure the famous clinical efficiency of Japan’s Shinkansen trains.
India has proposed to Japan that it is keen to manufacture and export the bullet train coaches which could bring down the cost of operating the Shinkansen trains in the country, a senior official of the Indian Railways said on Thursday.
Almost a year after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched India’s first bullet train project along with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, the first consignment of Japanese-made goods for the prestigious Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project has landed in Vadodara.
Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train: Amid land acquisition protests, NHSRCL seeks RPF help to protect employees
Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train: The NHSRCL (National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited) has decided to seek help from the RPF (Railway Protection Force) in order to protect its employees as they go about surveying the land meant for India’s first bullet train project .