BEML bags Kolkata Metro order
New Delhi, Mar 1 : BEML LIMITED, a Public Sector undertaking under the Ministry of Defence, has bagged the prestigious order valued at Rs. 900 crores for the supply of Metro Coaches to Kolkata East-West Metro Line.
In this regard, Shri Narender Kumar Garg – Managing Director, Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRCL) and Shri Aniruddh Kumar, Director (Rail Metro), BEML have signed the Contract Agreement for the supply of Metro Coaches today at KMRCL office, Kolkata, BEML said in a statement.
BEML has forayed into manufacture and supply of Metro Cars during 2002 and is the reliable Make in India partner in Metro Rolling Stock, having supplied so far over 700 metro Cars to Delhi Metro Rail Corporation.
Besides, BEML has also supplied metro cars to Bangalore Metro Phase-I as also to the Jaipur Metro project, which are in successful revenue operation.
With this, BEML continues to strengthen its position in metro Rolling Stock market in India and contribute immensely in growth of the Nation.