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. […]
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. […]
The interior design of CUSAT and Kalamassery metro stations that come under first three kilometers of Metro voyage is approved. The exterior of metro stations show similar designs while the doorways are unique and different for each station. As inspired from the beauty and uniqueness of God’s Own Country blessed with its diverse nature and wide landscapes, station interiors […]
A two-member team from AFD (Agence Française de Développement), the French development agency funding Kochi Metro project is on a two-day visit in Kochi to evaluate the project and discuss the possible funding options for the extension plans up to Kakkanad. Ms. Priscille De Coninck (Project manager, Sustain able and transport division AFD, Paris) and Ms. Juliette Le […]
Thrikkakara MLA Benny Behanan MLA flagged off the feeder bus service from Kakkaad Jetty to Infopark and Collectorate today at 3.00pm in the presence of Elias George IAS, Managing Director, Kochi Metro Rail Limited. The boat, ‘City Water Bus’, initiated by the Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) and run by the State Water Transport Department had started operating from […]
Signing of Project Agreement by Mrs. Anne Paugam, Chief Executive Officer of the French Development Agency and Mr. Elias George, Managing Director of Kochi Metro Rail Limited, in the presence of Mr. Aryadan Mohammed, Minister for Power & Railways, Government of Kerala and the French Consul Mr. Philippe Janvier – Kamiyana.
Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh laying the foundation stone for the Kochi Metro rail project on the 13th of September, 2012. A milestone in making the long cherished dream of Kochi, a reality.