Chittaranjan Locomotive Works manufactures 40 locomotives in June 2021

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Despite the second wave of new COVID cases and partial lockdown in West Bengal and its effect on the supply chain of raw materials & equipment, the dedicated team of Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) Officers & Staff manufactured 40 locomotives in the month of June in FY 21-22. 

  • This noteworthy feat is achieved under the leadership & able guidance of Shri Satish Kumar Kashyup, General Manager with his continuous motivation and encouragement to the CLW workforce, despite all COVID restrictions.
  • Shri Satish Kumar Kashyup, General Manager congratulated team CLW for this progress of production by adhering to all COVID protocols.

Computer Care Centre:

  • Meanwhile, Electronic Data Processing (EDP) Centre of Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) has developed an in house Computer Care Centre for repair/refurbish computers of various offices.
  • Shri Satish Kumar Kashyup, General Manager inaugurated this Centre recently. 
  • Sr. Officials of Accounts deptt. along with supervisors & staff were present on the occasion. 
  • This newly built Centre will cater to the maintenance needs of computers which will help in digitization activities of CLW.
  • Around 60 PCs have been channelized and refurbished till now at this Centre which in turn saved to the tune of Rs.6 lakhs at Rs.10 thousand per PC. 
  • This has been made possible by the dedicated IT engineers of this centre.

About CLW:

CLW over the years has proved to be one of the most accomplished, promising and reliable locomotive manufacturers. It has transformed itself from being a  manufacturer of Steam Locomotives to that of Diesel locomotives and finally to Modern,high power,Electric Locomotives.

  • The venture has paid off and at present CLW is proudly producing state-of-the-art 3-phase locos with all modern features of latest “Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor” (IGBT) technology.
  • It is one of the largest Electric Locomotive manufacturers in the world.
  • CLW also manufactures AC Traction motors, Switch gears/Control gears, Bogies cast & fabricated, Wheel sets & Steel casting.
  • Presently, CLW is playing a pivotal role in making Indian Railways self-reliant in the field of electric traction both for high speed and heavy hauling load, and thus acting as a vehicle for strengthening Indian economy.

Source: CLW-Update | Image Credit (representational): CLW

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