Chennai Bengaluru Semi High Speed Rail

Final Location Survey called for Chennai Bengaluru New Semi High Speed Rail line

The Southern Railway has called tender to conduct the final location survey for the new semi high speed rail line between Chennai Central and Bengaluru (Byappanahalli) stations. The proposed New Semi High Speed Rail line will be designed for a speed of 220 kmph with a operational speed of 200 kmph between Chennai Central and […]

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Hubballi Ankola Railway Line

Final Location Survey called for Hubballi Ankola Double Line

The South Western Railway has called tender to conduct the final location survey for the new double Broad Gauge railway line between Hubballi and Ankola stations. The proposed new broad gauge railway line length is expected to be around 167 kilometres. Conducting Final Location Survey includes Soil exploration, Preparation of GADs, Yard plans, Water way […]

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Railways to construct new railway line between Sindhanur and Hirekotagal

Railways have called RFP for the Construction of 30.68 kilometers New Broad Gauge Line Between Sindhanur(excl.) and Hirekotangal(Incl.) Under 165.57 kilometers Ginigera(GIN)-Raichur(RC) New Line Project Including Signaling, Telecommunication & Electrical Works on EPC Mode. Out of the 165.57-kilometer Ginigera – Raichur new railway line project, The railways have completed and operationalised around 65 kilometers of […]

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Railways to conduct PET Survey between Hejjala and Hellalige

Railways have invited tenders to conduct a preliminary engineering cum traffic survey (PET) for laying 33 kilometers new single broad gauge railway line between Hejjala-Heelalige section Advertised Value: 1144690.00 Period of Completion: 3 Months The proposed line will benefit travelers from Ramanagara, Channapatna, Mandya, and Mysuru to Electronic City and Bommasandra. Other industrial areas like […]

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Hubballi to get DEMU/MEMU Shed

With the completion of the electrification of railway lines in the Hubballi area,  The Hubballi Division of Southwestern railway is constructing a Diesel Multiple Unit (DEMU) / Electric Multiple Unit (MEMU) Shed at Hubballi to support short distance/shuttle trips in and around the Hubballi area. The Gati Shakthi Unit of Hubballi Division has invited bids […]

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Gadag Wadi Railway Line

Railways to construct a new railway line between Kushtagi and Jumlapur Road

Indian Railways has initiated the process of Construction of the New Broad Gauge Line Between Kushtagi (Excl.) and Jumlapur Road (Incl.) Including Signalling, Telecommunication & Electrical Works on EPC Mode. This new line is a part of the 257 KM Gadag – Wadi New Railway line Project. The request for proposal includes the construction of […]

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Railways to construct a new railway line between Kyarakoppa and Mummigatti part of Dharwad Belagavi New railway Line

Indian Railways has initiated the process to construct a new broad gauge (BG) line between Kyarakoppa (Excl.) and Mummigatti (Incl.) by inviting bids. Total length of the line is 11.700 KM running from Chainage 6100 to Chainage 17800. The project shall be undertaken in Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) mode. This new line is a […]

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Manjushree Technopack Limited to setup a plastic packaging plant at Chamarajanagar

News in brief The Bengaluru-based firm plans to invest Rs. 153 Crores to manufacture rigid plastic containers, such as jars, pails, caps, bottles, etc. with virgin recycled material. The facility is proposed on 20 acres of land which is expected to generate 500 jobs. The manufacturing unit will come up in Badanaguppe-Kellamballi KIADB industrial area […]

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GoK accords administrative approval for Road Under Bridge on Dharwad Haliyal Road

The State government has accorded administrative approval for the Construction of a Road under Bridge instead of the Railway Level crossing Gate No.300 situated between Dharwad – Haliyal Road in the Hubballi-Londa Railway Section. Brief In February 2021 the Government of Karnataka had given in-principle approval for the construction of Road Under Bridge instead of […]

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NHLML to build Multi Modal Logistics Park in Bengaluru

NHLML’s MMLP to come up on 400 acres of land in Muddalinganahalli Bengaluru National Highways Logistics Management Limited (NHLML) has proposed to develop a Multimodal Logistics Park, encompassing an area of 391.73 acres at Muddalinganahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka with an Inland container depot, a container yard, warehouses, cold storage, truck terminal, railway siding, Rubber Tired Gantry […]

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Mysuru Chennai Vande Bharath Express | Pic Credits: Nischay Shetty

Vande Bharat trains to be maintained at Bengaluru

South Western Railway has invited a tender to build maintenance facilities at the Sir M Visvesvaraya Terminal(SMVB) coaching depot for the maintenance of Chair Car Vande Bharat trains. According to sources, the Railways plans to launch 102 Chair Car Vande Bharat trains over its network across the nation. Of which the railways have tentatively earmarked […]

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Mysuru Industrial Area

KIADB to take up pending civil works in Thandya second stage & Adakanhalli Industrial Estates

The works involve formation of 15m & 18m wide asphalt roads including construction of RCC side drains, culverts and laying of HDPE water pipelines in the industrial estates.  An estimated sum of Rs 16.2 crores will be spent on completing the civil works in Adakanahalli sub layout-2. While the works in Thandya 2nd Stage 1st […]

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Swamihalli Rayadurga railway line

Final Location Survey called for Swamihalli Rayadurg Railway Line

The South Western Railway has called tender to conduct the final location survey for the new railway line between Swamihalli and Rayadurga stations. The proposed alignment takes off at New Swamihalli Station, a proposed junction on the Hosapete (HPT) – Yeswanthnagar (YTG) section. The proposed junction is expected to be around 4.5 kilometers from Swamihalli […]

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Mysuru Kushalnagar railway line tentative alignment

DPR for the Mysuru Kushalnagar new railway line by March 2023

Indian Railways is working towards establishing railway connectivity to Kodagu district. In this regard, the proposed 87 kilometres new railway line between Mysuru (Belagula) and Kushalnagar was sanctioned in 2018-19 with an abstract cost of Rs. 1854.62 Crore. To take things forward, Indian Railways has initiated the preparation of a Detailed Project Report. Detailed Project […]

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Golden Quadrilateral Corridor of Karnataka to contribute to its massive Economic Growth

Karnataka version of the Golden quadrilateral expressway corridor connecting Tier 2 & 3 cities can create a miracle economy News in brief The time has come to replicate the center’s Golden quadrilateral expressway corridor in the state. The potential of Karnataka’s Tier 2/ 3 cities is HARDLY tapped due to various reasons and one among […]

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Balaji Wafers

Balaji Wafers to establish a Manufacturing Unit in Belagavi

Balaji Wafers to establish a Manufacturing Unit in Kangala Industrial Estate, Belagavi Belagavi has always been the agro hub of Karnataka state apart from being a traditional manufacturing hub. The district boasts of 22 sugar factories and is adding many more. True to the industrious credentials of the people, the district has been attracting new […]

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Hosapete Ballari

Tender called for Final Location Survey for Quadrupling Hosapete Ballari section

Hosapete & Ballari are the industrial hubs of North Karnataka that produce top quality grade steel used by various industries as raw material. The Ballari and Vijayanagar districts houses the world’s largest integrated steel plant of JSW Steel Ltd. Movement of raw and finished steel products require high capacity tracks. So, to meet the logistics […]

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Final Location Survey for Yelahanka-Devanahalli Doubling and  Baiyyapanahalli-Hosuru Section Quadrupling initiated

South Western Railway has called tender to conduct the final location survey for the doubling of 23.01 kilometres Yelahanka-Devanahalli Rail line and the Quadrupling of  48.5 kilometres on Baiyyapanahalli-Hosuru Section. Final Location Survey (FLS) A final location survey is the first important step that is carried out during detailing of any railway project. It is […]

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Srinivasapura Bypass

MORTH to take up Construction of Srinivasapura Bypass

About NH -69 National Highway-69 originates starts with its junction with NH-66 near Honnavara connecting Sagara, Shivamoga, Sira, Gauribidanuru, Chikkaballapura, Mulbagal in Karnataka and Palamaner, Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh terminating its junction with NH-40 near Chittoor in the State of Andhra Pradesh. Project brief The Government of India, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways will […]

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Marrikuppam Kuppam railway line

Railways to construct a new Railway line between Marikuppam and Dravidian University

Railways to undertake Construction of an Electrified New BG Line Track between Marikuppam (Incl.) and Dravidian University(5.72 Km) including Telecommunication, Electrification & Electrical works through Engineering, Procurement, and Construction mode. (EPC) Marikuppam and Dravidian University railway line is a part of the Marikuppam – Kuppam new railway line proposed way back in 2012-13 with an […]

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