Alstom wins bid to design, manufacture, supply 312 metro cars for Delhi Metro

The new trains will be built at Alstom's Urban Rolling Stock manufacturing site in Sricity (Andhra Pradesh), which has a strong portfolio of delivering for major domestic and international projects, it added.

PTIUpdated: Thursday, November 17, 2022, 04:05 PM IST
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Alstom wins bid to design, manufacture, supply 312 metro cars for Delhi Metro | PTI

French mobility company Alstom on Thursday said the company has won an order to design and manufacture 312 metro cars for Delhi Metro Phase IV.

What does the order include?

The order, worth 312 million euros includes design and manufacturing of 234 standard gauge metro cars for Line 7 extension (Pink Line 12.558 km) on the Mukundpur - Maujpur corridor and, the Line 8 extension (Magenta Line 28.92 km) for the Janakpuri West - RK Ashram corridor, a company statement said.

The order also includes designing and manufacturing of 78 standard gauge metro cars for the 23.622 km Silver Line between Aerocity and Tughlakabad, including 15-year maintenance of these 78 cars.

Alstom said it has delivered more than 800 metro cars that are in service for the Delhi Metro network.

Where will the train be built?

The new trains will be built at Alstom's Urban Rolling Stock manufacturing site in Sricity (Andhra Pradesh), which has a strong portfolio of delivering for major domestic and international projects, it added.

Delhi Metro Phase 4

The Phase 4 of the Delhi Metro consists of Majlis Park to Maujpur, Janakpuri west to RK Ashram, Lajpat Nagar to Saket G Block, Aerocity to Tughlakabad, Rithala to Bawana - Narela and Inderlok to Indraprastha corridors.

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