Updated on: Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 02:00 PM IST
Central Railway carries out maintenance works during mega block
Central Railway Mumbai Division corona warriors carried out maintenance work during mega block on 5th & 6th lines of between Ghatkopar-Thane, Ghatkopar-Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Diva-Kalyan on September 13, 2020. Work of replacement of 10 Crossing sleepers, 15 MBC sleepers and Overaged Crossing Sleepers wherever required, William stretcher bars, greasing of points along with conversion of conventional switch expansion joint (SEJ) to modified SEJ were carried out. Welding work was carried out at 6 places and loading and unloading of 65 scrap rails were done at LTT pit lines. Annual overhauling and close inspection of OHE of 2 track km, close inspection contact wire of 1.45 track km and close inspection of OHE through tower wagon for a length of 1.45 track km was done on the section. Replacement of ground connection and insulation were done between Vidyavihar-Ghatkopar and at Thane. Drilling of cycle holes, provision of continuity jumpers, and maintenance of location boxes was also done.