L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited (L&TMRHL) announced that the Chief Electrical Inspector to Government of India (CEIG) for Hyderabad Metro Rail Project, Mr. DVS Raju has inspected 33kV/415V Raidurg Indoor Substation and balance of Overhead Electric Traction (OHE) works from Hitech City to Raidurg of Hyderabad Metro Rail Project.
This Auxiliary Substation (ASS) and Overhead Electric Traction are a part of Corridor-III (Nagole to Raidurg) of the Hyderabad Metro Rail Project.
This inspection is a process for according the sanction for energisation of ASS & OHE which will facilitate the testing and commissioning activities of rail systems like Signalling, Tele Communication, Trial Run and Automatic Fare Collection etc., in this section.
The above Metro rail station and OHE section will receive power from 132/33/25 kV Receiving Substations (RSS) located at Yousufguda and Uppal.
After the inspection Mr. DVS Raju, CEIG said, “Commissioning of the Auxiliary Substation (ASS) and OHE will boost the progress and hasten the completion of rail system related works between Nagole and Raidurg of Corridor – III.”
Mr. KVB Reddy, MD & CEO, L&TMRHL stated, “This is an important development for Corridor – III (Nagole to Raidurg). With the commissioning of Raidurg station and OHE between Hitech City and Raidurg will complete energization of the entire Corridor – III.”