Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has won an order for Electrification of 440 Track Kilometers (TKM) railway line on engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) basis. The order is approximately for Rs 350 crore, the order for railway line electrification has been placed by Central Organization for Railway Electrification (CORE) for the sections; Birlanagar - Etawah, Bhandai - Udi and Farrukhabad – Shikohabad (including Mainpuri - Etawah) of North Central Railway.
The company’s scope of work in the order envisages design, engineering, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of 25 kV, 50 Hz, AC, Single-Phase Electrification works including Overhead Equipment (OHE), Traction SubStations (TSS), Supervisory Control & Data Acquisition (SCADA) system, Electrical general works and associated Civil and Signal & Telecom (S&T) works.
BHEL is India’s largest engineering and manufacturing company of its kind. It is a power plant equipment manufacturer and operates as an engineering and manufacturing company.