Integral Coach Manufacturing unit (ICF) in Chennai, one of many main rail coach manufacturing centres, has taken up the following ‘prestigious’ venture of designing and growing a sleeper model of the Vande Bharat Specific.
The brand new model of Vande Bharat Specific shall be rolled out quickly, stated BG Mallya, Normal Supervisor, ICF, in his speech on the 74th Republic Day celebrations held within the manufacturing facility.
This follows the success of the chair automotive model of Vande Bharat Specific manufactured on the ICF, he stated.
The ICF has produced a document variety of air-conditioned (AC) coaches within the present monetary 12 months. It has rolled out over 2,000 coaches to this point, together with seven rakes of Vande Bharat Specific, eight rakes of mainline EMU, two rakes of AC EMU, and three rakes of Particular Goal Accident Aid Trains.
ICF has produced greater than 1,110 AC LHB coaches within the present fiscal to this point, highest for ICF in a manufacturing 12 months.
He stated that ICF has been entrusted with the duty of turning out new and particular forms of coaches inside a brief timeframe, akin to Vistodome Restaurant Automotive, Gatishakti Freight Prepare, Workplace on self-propelled Heritage practice and MahaMetro coaches.
“This confirmed the belief and religion Railway Board had posed on design, improvement and manufacturing capability of ICF,” he added.