Technical details
Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation Ltd.

2019 – Ongoing


Detailed Design Consultant

Existing System Study, Preliminary Design, Tender Design, Bid Documentation, Migration Study

SYSTRA is engaged in consulting services for preparation of technical specification & Bid Management for Implementation of Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) system to enhance safety and to achieve improved headway on Mumbai Suburban Railway network of Western & Central Railways.

Key features of the project

  • Detailed study of the existing system

  • Detailed technical study of the additional infrastructure requirement/Augmentation in existing system including

    • Modifications to existing Interlocking system and communication system

    • Signalling modifications required due to increased traction current with improved headway operations

    • Augmentation of traction power supply & general power supply

    • Modifications to terminal yards & station layouts

    • Up-gradation, suitability/compatibility of Rolling Stock

    • Augmentation of facilities at existing EMU Car sheds & other maintenance facilities

  • Preparation of Technical Specifications and Bid Documents of the Proposed CBTC system

  • Operational Requirement for implementation & operation of CBTC & Data Security Measures

  • Simulation Study – Power Supply and Operation