Railway exceeds production target
Railways Ministry has exceeded some of its production target during the fiscal year 2009-10. The Ministry informed that the Chitranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) produced 220 electric locomotives against the target of 230. The Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) had produced 258 diesel locomotives against the target of 250 during the fiscal 2009-10.
The Rail Coach Factory (RCF) exceeded the target of 1562 by producing 1568 coaches in last fiscal whereas Integral Coach Factory (ICF) met the target of 1433 coaches during the same period. Rail Wheel Factory (RWF) produced 187450 wheels and 65302 axles against the target of 186000 wheels and 70320 axles during the last fiscal.
In March 2010, CLW, DLW, ICF, RCF and RWF have produced 23 electric locomotives, 18 diesel locomotive, 166 coaches, 151 coaches, 15715 wheels and 957 axles respectively against the target of 28 electric locomotives, 19 diesel locomotive, 166 coaches, 146 coaches, 15395 wheels and 5324 axels.