For the first time on Indian Railways, Central Railway has developed a prototype coach with side entry and other improved features for loading of automobiles. Last year, Central Railway in co-ordination with RDSO and automobile manufacturers developed High Speed Automobile Carrier (NMGH), from released & unused passenger coach, with speed potential of 110 kmph and higher payload of 12 T with improved features. Further, based on the interaction with two-wheeler industry and feedback received from Business Development Units (BDUs), Parel workshop in association with RDSO, Lucknow has developed a new design automobile carrier with side entry (NMGHS) and higher pay load capacity of 18T compared to 12T capacity of earlier version of NMGH.
Central Railway develops prototype coach for loading of automobiles with improved features.
General Manager, Central Railway inspects prototype Newly Modified High Speed automobile carrier (NMGHS) coach with side entry at CSMT
FPJ BureauUpdated: Friday, October 08, 2021, 11:36 AM IST