Mumbai Metro | MMRC looking for General Manager (Finance)

The Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (A JV company of Govt. of India and Govt. of Maharashtra) notified vacancies for appoint of qualified and experienced professionals for the following posts on Regular/Deputation basis:

  • Post Name: General Manager (Finance)
  • Pay Scale: Rs. 51,300 – 73,000/-
  • Education & Experience Criteria:

Qualification: Must be a Graduate and Member of the institute of Chartered Accountants of India or Member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India or MBA with specialization in Finance from a reputed Institute.
Mandatory Experience: A Member of Group “A” Service of Government of India in JAG with 8 years’ experience or in SG with 03 years or working in SAG Grade. Appointment on deputation in case of Government Officers may also be considered.



Bombardier teaming with Siemens to explore its product development processes

Bombardier, the world’s leading manufacturer of trains and aircraft, is working with Siemens to further explore and extend the Teamcenter portfolio for product lifecycle management (PLM) to optimize its engineering processes to develop, produce and support its products.

“Using Teamcenter to establish an integrated solution spanning across engineering disciplines and downstream users could facilitate the use of consistent processes and leverage collaboration across the enterprise. Bombardier looks forward to what we can achieve from these capabilities,” said Brigitte Larivière, head of Value chain and Functional experience, Bombardier Information Solutions.

Teamcenter provides an integrated single source of information and data for programs spanning across mechanical, electrical, systems, software and wire harnesses, for visibility and traceability throughout each stage of the development process. Combined with the use of a digital twin and a globally common process, once


Mumbai Metro | L&T bags contract for MMRC’s Metro-3 electrical works

Mumbai: The Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) opened two key contracts for the electrical system works of 25 kV Traction and Power supply system for Colaba-Bandra-Seepz Metro III project after obtaining clearance from JICA on Wednesday. L&T was lowest bidder, therefore M/s Larsen & Toubro Limited’ has been awarded the work as per procurement norms.

Ashwini Bhide, Managing Director (MD), MMRC said, “Traction & Power supply works is a critical component of Metro 3 implementation. We aim to implement robust and technologically advanced Traction & power supply system for Metro Line III and complete the works in time so that Line III project can be completed within stipulated timelines.”

MMRC designed the work in two packages to achieve faster execution of the project. The works consists of setting up three Receiving sub-stations (RSS), laying Overhead Rigid conductor system in Underground tunnel alignment of 33.5 km route length  and other considering works


Delhi Metro | CMRS to conduct final safety inspection of Pink line between Majlis Park-South Campus

New Delhi: The Commissioner for Metro Railway Safety (CMRS) is scheduled  to undergo inspection of newly completed stretch of Delhi Metro’s Pink Line between February 26 and 28 before a line is opened for public.

Recently the trial runs on the 20.6 km-long Majlis Park-Durgabhai Deshmukh South Campus stretch of the upcoming line between Majlis Park and Shiv Vihar were “succesfully” conducted, and the section is awaiting safety clearance from the Commissioner for Metro Railway Safety (CMRS).

According to Delhi Metro official, if the safety clearance received from CMRS then the section will be opened for public very soon.

The stretch for safety inspection constitutes one-third of the entire 58 km-long line and has 12 stations including three interchange stations at Azadpur, Netaji Subhash Place and Rajouri Garden.

Once the line is operational in April 2018 (


Delhi Metro | DMRC issues tender for supply of 36 standard gauge coaches for Airport line

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) invites open e-tenders from agencies on international competitive bidding (ICB) basis for the design, manufacture, supply, testing, commissioning and training of 36 numbers standard gauge cars for its Airport Express Line. The estimated cost of tender is Rs. 3960 million (excluding taxes).

The deadline to submit bids is 15th March 2018. The procurement of these cars will be funded by DMRC.

How to participate?

  • Bidders are required to enroll on the e-Procurement module of the Central Public
    Procurement Portal (URL: https://eprocure.gov.in/eprocure/app) by clicking on the link
    “Online bidder Enrollment” on the CPP Portal which is free of charge.
  • As part of the enrolment process, the bidders will be required to choose a unique
    username and assign a password for their accounts.
  • Bidders are advised to register their valid email address and mobile numbers as part of
    the registration proces


Lucknow Metro | LMRC bags CSR Leadership Award 2018 for Smart Transport initiative

Lucknow: The Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) bagged an award for undertaking and implementing Lucknow Metro – one of the smartest transport initiative of the Government. LMRC has been awarded with the ET Now CSR Leadership Award 2018 under the “Smart Transport Initiative”.

It is yet another achievement for Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation which speaks a volume about the sincere efforts of Lucknow Metro for providing the Mass Rapid Transit system (MRTS) to the people of Lucknow in less than three years.

This award was given on 18.02.2018 by Dr. R.L Bhatia, Chief Editor and Founder, World CSR Day to Smt. Pushpa Bellani, Company Secretary, Lucknow Metro in a function organised by ET Now at Taj Lands End, Mumbai. This event was attended by dignitaries from differ


Maharashtra signs MoU with Virgin Hyperloop group to build first Hyperloop route in India

Mumbai: Virgin Hyperloop One announced the Indian State of Maharashtra’s intent to build a hyperloop between Pune and Mumbai beginning with an operational demonstration track.

Virgin Group Founder and Virgin Hyperloop One Chairman Sir Richard Branson announced the Framework Agreement in the presence of the Hon’ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis to begin the development of the route. This historic signing at the Magnetic Maharashtra event was also attended by Virgin Hyperloop One board members and key investors Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, CEO and Group Chairman of DP World, and Ziyavudin Magomedov, Chairman of Summa Group.

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