BEML has bagged prestigious SKOCH Award for Corporate Excellence - Gold for BEML Metro Cars - Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation Project (KMRCL). The state-of-the-art metro trains are indigenously designed, developed and manufactured by the company, truly realising the motive of ‘Design in India’ and ‘Skill lndia’ initiatives of the Government.
The company is the first Indian company supplying indigenously developed six car metro train with Advanced Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) system to KMRCL. The six coach rakes comprise of two Driving Motor Cars (DMC) at either end, LED lightings for energy conservation and latest train protection / control systems. The carrying capacity of each rake is 2068 passengers and with a maximum operation speed capability of 80 kmph.
BEML a leading mining and construction equipment manufacturer has designed and developed indigenously over 40 products through its R&D, and are not only working in India but also in 65 countries around the world.