Local trains to soon travel at 110 kmph

Local trains to soon travel at 110 kmph

The Railways has started work to increase the speed of trains in the suburban section to over 110 km per hour. At present, trains can run at a maximum of 80 to 100 km per hour depending on their make.

IOCL lays 3.1 km-long petroleum pipeline beneath the Godavari

IOCL lays 3.1 km-long petroleum pipeline beneath the Godavari

Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has successfully laid one of the longest petroleum pipelines across the Godavari near Rajahmundry, marking a one-of-its-kind engineering feat. IOCL’s pipelines division laid the pipeline through Advanced Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD).

Cairn Oil opts for cluster approach, outsourcing model for new fields

Cairn Oil opts for cluster approach, outsourcing model for new fields

Come August, Barmer oilfields will clock a decade of production. However, for the operator, Cairn Oil & Gas — a vertical of Vedanta Ltd — there are many challenges. They include not only getting every barrel out of the ground from this otherwise declining field and the procedural issues with joint venture partner ONGC

AIRF opposes move to purchase trains

AIRF opposes move to purchase trains

Buying trains is not a viable proposition as it would not only burden the organisation financially but cost thousands of employees of their jobs in the long run, All India Railwaymen Federation (AIRF) working president N. Kannaiah said on Sunday.

Flood of complaints against LPG distribution agencies

Flood of complaints against LPG distribution agencies

Rohit, a sales executive who is a permanent resident of the city, has been waiting for the delivery of refill LPG cylinder for almost a fortnight. “I booked a refill cylinder over the phone on June 26. I received an SMS confirming the booking.