Ramkrishna Forgings Limited secures INR 270 crore order for Vande Bharat train sets

In a significant development, Ramkrishna Forgings Limited has secured a prestigious order for Vande Bharat train set. This order, valued at INR 270 crores consists of 32 train sets, each comprising 16 coaches.

More Details:

Ramkrishna Forgings Limited (“Company”), one of the leading suppliers of rolled, forged, and machined products, is pleased to announce the receipt of a significant order for the prestigious Vande Bharat Train Set. This order, valued at INR 270 crores, is to be supplied to the BHEL-TRSL (Titagarh Rail Systems Limited) consortium, marking a pivotal moment in the Company’s journey towards excellence in rail infrastructure development.

Scope of Works:

  • The scope of this project involves the development and validation of the Bogie Frame for the sleeper version of the Vande Bharat train set. The Company’s expertise and commitment to innovation make it the ideal partner for this critical endeavour.
  • This order encompasses 32 train sets, each comprising 16 coaches. Consequently, RKFL will be producing a total of 1024 bogie frames, showcasing the company’s capacity to handle large-scale and intricate manufacturing requirements.

Director Stated:

Mr. Lalit Kumar Khetan, Whole Time Director & CFO, Ramkrishna Forgings Limited said, “Securing this prestigious order is an indication to our relentless pursuit of excellence and innovative approach. Receiving this order underscores the Company’s dedication to providing top-notch solutions for the railway industry. We are honoured to support the Government’s “Make in India” initiative and the advancement of rail transport in the country by leveraging our expertise in manufacturing high-quality bogie frames.”

Company Expertise:

  • Ramkrishna Forgings proven track record in precision engineering and adherence to stringent quality standards positions the Company as a trusted partner for major infrastructure projects. The company is committed to ensuring timely delivery and exceeding customer expectations.

Source: Ramkrishna Forgings – Press Release | Image Credit (representational): Southern Railway

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