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 Mechanical Department - Planning



Infrastructure facilities and availability of machine & plants in Workshop/production units and various Car sheds, diesel sheds, Carriage & Wagon depots and sick lines and train examination stations have to be reviewed periodically to facilitate effective manufacturing/maintenance activities. This section is responsible to provide such facilities through works, Machine & Plants program and getting their sanction from railway Board for every financial year.

Works Programme

Under the Works Programme Railway Board Lays down financial limits under various Plan Head, within which Railway Administration are making out their works. Under this programme various works proposals are called from the respective divisions/units in enhancing facilities /requirements/development. Depend upon the cost of the proposals, after obtaining competent authorities sanction same will be executed. The nodal department is Civil engineering department.

Machinery & Plant Programme

Under this programme, the machinery & plants required on additional as well as replacement account are being demanded. In this programme, Railway Board allocate zonalwise funds. Chief Mechanical Engineer is the nodal officer for compilation and submission of M&P programme received from various department/divisions/units.

Rolling Stock Programme

Rolling Stock Programme is prepared for procurement of various types of Rolling Stock i.e. engine, coaches & wagons are being procured and also the major assembly connected with this running stock  are also being processed through Railway Board.  It is finalized by Mechanical Department.

Recent Project Works :

Coach manufacturing Factory at Latur   
Wagon POH Workshop at Badnera                              

Source : Central Railway / Indian Railways Portal CMS Team Last Reviewed : 13-10-2021  

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