Mumbai-Nagpur High Speed Rail: Project Information, Tenders, Stations, Routes and Updates

Anushka Khare Posted on: 2020-09-10 22:49:00 Viewer: 18,426 Comments: 0 Country: India City: Mumbai

Mumbai-Nagpur High Speed Rail: Project Information, Tenders, Stations, Routes and Updates

The Mumbai-Nashik-Nagpur High Speed Rail Corridor will be the fourth bullet train project and will cover a total of 736-km distance from Mumbai to Nagpur via Nashik through 12 stations.

  • Project Name: Mumbai-Nagpur High Speed Rail (Bullet Train) Project
  • Owner: Indian Railways
  • Executing Agnecy: National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited
  • Project Type: High Speed Rail (HSR)
  • Project Cost: Rs 1.18 Lakh Crore (Approx.)
  • Route Length: 736 km
  • Train Speed: 300 kmph
  • Journey Fare: TBD
  • Journey Hours: 3.5 hours
  • Status: Under DPR stage.

Mumbai-Nagpur High-Speed Rail Route

  • Route Length: 736 km [At grade (596 km), elevated (110 km) and underground(30 km)]
  • Total Stations: 12
  • Station Names: Shahpur, Igatpuri, Nashik, Shirdi, Aurangabad, Jalna, Mehkar, Malegaon, Karanja Lad, Pulgaon, Wardha and Nagpur.

System Information

  • Train Type: Bullet Train
  • Operational Speed: 300 kmph
  • Design Speed: 350 kmph
  • Average Speed: 250 kmph
  • Track Gauge: Standard Gauge – 1435 mm
  • No. of Cars: 10
  • Train Capacity: 750 person
  • Signalling: ETCS Level-2 of ERTMS
  • Traction: 25 KV AC through overhead catenary (OHE)
  • Train Safety: Urgent Earthquake Detection and Alarm System (UrEDAS)

Major Contract Awarded

  • ADIF-INECO JV: For the preparation of Feasibility Study for the project.
  • DIMMTS Ltd: For carrying out traffic and ridership study of the project.
  • Satra Service & Solutions: For Data Collection and Associated Survey Work for preparation of DPR.
  • SECON-Helika JV: For Final Alignment Design including Aerial LiDAR Survey for preparation of DPR.
  • Holtec Consulting: For the preparation of General Arrangement Drawings (GADs) over Rivers, Canals, Railways and Roads.
  • Monarch Surveyors & Engineering Consultants: For the preparation of Social Impact Assessment (SIA) and Resettlement Action Plan (RAP).
  • GPS Technologies -Shri Krishna Enviro JV: For conducting Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Study.

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