National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) today signed a MoU with Japan Railway Track Consultant Co. Limited (JRTC) for the Designs of High Speed Rail (HSR) Track works for T3 package (116 km between Vadodara and Sabarmati Depot and Workshop in Gujarat state) for Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail Corridor Project.
JRTC will provide the detailed design and drawings of HSR track components like RC Track bed, Track slab arrangement and Continuous Welded Rail (CWR) etc.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri Rajendra Prasad, Director Project, NHSRCL said “This MoU signing today is the culmination of hard work put in by JICC, JRTC & NHSRCL teams. JRTC is the only one specialized agency for this kind of highly technical work and with their cooperation we are hopeful to finalize track designs quickly.”
The ceremony was also attended by Shri ISAO Horiyama, President JRTC, Shri H.L.Suthar, Principal Executive Director/Design, NHSRCL, other senior officers from NHSRCL, JICC, and JRTC.
NHSRCL has earlier signed MoU for the designs of HSR track and track works for T-2 package (237 km long section) between Vadodara and Vapi in Gujarat state.