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വാട്ടര്‍ മെട്രോ: പൊതുഗതാഗത സംവിധാനത്തിലെ നവമാതൃക

  കൊച്ചി മെട്രോ റെയില്‍ കോര്‍പ്പറേഷന്‍(കെഎംആര്‍എല്‍) നടപ്പിലാക്കാനുദ്ദേശിക്കുന്ന ഏകീകൃത പൊതുഗതാഗത സംവിധാനത്തിലേക്കുള്ള ആദ്യ ചുവടുവയ്‌പ്പെന്ന് വാട്ടര്‍ മെട്രോയെ വിശേഷിപ്പിക്കാം. കേവലം ജലയാത്ര ഒരുക്കുന്നതിലുപരിയായി ബോട്ടു ജെട്ടികളിലേക്കുള്ള അടിസ്ഥാന സൗകര്യമടക്കം വിപുലീകരിക്കാന്‍ വാട്ടര്‍ മെട്രോ സഹായകമാകും.   കൊച്ചി നഗരത്തിന്റെ പരിധിയില്‍ തന്നെയുള്ള ദ്വീപുകള്‍ക്കിടയിലെ ഗതാഗത സംവിധാനത്തെ കൂടുതല്‍ ശക്തമാക്കുന്നതിന് വാട്ടര്‍ മെട്രോ അവസരം സൃഷ്ടിക്കും. സിസി ടിവി കാമറ അടക്കമുള്ള സുരക്ഷാമാനദണ്ഡങ്ങള്‍ കൃത്യമായി പാലിച്ചായിരിക്കും വാട്ടര്‍ മെട്രോ പദ്ധതി കെഎംആര്‍എല്‍ നടപ്പിലാക്കുക. 2017ജനുവരിയോടെ വാട്ടര്‍ മെട്രോ പദ്ധതിയുടെ ഉപദേശകസമിതി […]

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Chambakkara Bridge to Get A Makeover

The Government of Kerala has accorded Administrative Sanction for the reconstruction of the Chambakkara Bridge into a four-lane bridge, at a cost of Rs.33.66 crore, as a preparatory work of the Kochi Metro Rail project.  The reconstructed bridge will be 310 meters in length and 8.5 meters in width.    Major stakeholders along with people […]

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Kochi Metro Extension Gets Funding of 175 Million Euro

Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD) the French Funding agency, has agreed to provide a loan of around 175 Million Euros for Kochi Metro Rail’s extension from JLN Stadium to Infopark via Kakkanad and as a very special case, to give a loan for a longer tenure of 25 years, at an interest rate of 1.35% […]

Kochi Metro Today

6 Things that Make Kochi Metro Unique

Over the past decade, Kochi has witnessed stunning advancement in infrastructure and technology. Considering the number of mega projects that have come up in the past and those set to launch in the near future, it is safe to say that Kochi’s growth is heading skyward, both economically and socially. However, in spite of world […]

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Three To Bid For Water Metro

  Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) has completed the process of shortlisting agencies for General Consultants for implementing the integrated water transport project. 15 bidders responded to the EoI (Expression Of Interest) and 3 consortiums got shortlisted after the technical evaluation. The shortlisted consortiums are as follows:   1. AECOM Consortium (Aecom India Pvt. Ltd, Urban Mass Transit […]

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State Level Review Meeting of Urban Development

The state level review meeting of urban development was held at the Le Meridien Hotel in Kochi this afternoon from 12.30pm onward. The meeting was attended by Minister for Urban Development, Govt. of India Venkaiah Naidu along with Minister for Local Government Dept., Govt. of Kerala, Dr. K T Jaleel, KMRL chairman and Secretary of […]

Kochi Metro: An Overview

  Decks are being cleared for the launch of India’s eighth and Kerala’s first metro rail network in the state’s financial capital and nerve centre of Kochi. Built at a staggering cost of Rs 5,181 crore, the metro line will span 25 km from Aluva to Pettah across 22 stations, coursing through some of the […]

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Metro Around the World

1. The London Underground, London The London Underground, founded on January 10, 1863, is the world’s oldest metro lines which co-exists side by side with its modern counterpart, Westminster which is one of its most visually arresting stations. The network of tunnels extends to 249 miles. For comparison, it’s only 204 miles from Hull to London. […]

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When Maveli Arrived at Kochi Metro

The entire Kochi Metro Rail Ltd. team came together to celebrate the auspicious festival of Onam in joy and fervor. The celebrations featured special cultural performances put together by the KMRL family, games for employees and sadhya. Here’s a few glimpses from Kochi Metro’s Onam festivities.                   […]

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RDSO Checks Underway at Kochi Metro

  A team from the Research Designs and Standards Organization (RDSO) in Lucknow has begun intensive trials on the Kochi Metro trains to ensure passenger comfort and safety. RDSO began their trials on Monday after fitting transducers and sensors on various components of the trial run coaches and also carried out a few runs along […]

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