About K-Rail

Kerala Rail Development Corporation (K-Rail) is a Joint Venture company of Government of Kerala and Ministry of Railways. K-Rail aims to be a leading organisation in the field of development, redevelopment, operation and maintenance of railway works with passenger amenities of international standards and aims to complete the projects with high standards of safety, comfort, value-added services and efficiency by adopting the best technological practices, sound financial strategy and optimum utilisation of the resource.

EVENTS & UPDATES

SilverLine found mention in Governor’s policy address
In his policy address at the 22nd session of the 14th Kerala Legislative Assembly, the Honourable Governor of Kerala Shri Arif Mohammed Khan reaffirmed the Government's commitment to establishing fast and green transportation facilities, including the SilverLine project, for the public.
 
ADB expressed their willingness in co-financing SilverLine project
Discussions are going on with financing institutions like ADB, AIIB, NDB, KfW, and JICA. ADB expressed their willingness in co-financing the project, subject to the Department of Economic Affairs posing the project to ADB for funding. Discussions are also going on with domestic financial institutions like KIIFB and HUDCO for funding the land acquisition cost for the prestigious SilverLine project.
The Detailed Project Report of the SilverLine project connecting Thiruvananthapuram and Kasaragod in 4 hours, has been submitted to the Ministry of Railways and is awaiting approval.
Development of Coaching Terminal at Ernakulam Marshalling yard in Vytilla
As directed by Southern Railway, K-Rail has taken up the work of Preparation of Feasibility Report of Development of Ernakulam Marshalling yard at Vytilla as a world-class Coaching Terminal and the work is in progress.
Development of Rail Project in Munnar
Department of Tourism, Kerala intended to take up a Rail Tourism project at Munnar, travelling through Kannan Devan Tea Estate.
Kerala Tourism Infrastructure Limited has entrusted Kerala Rail Development Corporation Ltd to conduct a feasibility report and the work is in progress.

MD SPEAKS

It is quite common for the public to have skepticism and concerns about the implementation of a mega infrastructure project like the SilverLine. Managing Director, K-Rail, Shri. V. Ajith Kumar, is responding to public queries about the project. Here is what he has to say regarding Kerala not opting for a High-Speed Rail.

EXPERTS TALK

K-Rail conducted a ridership assessment survey to determine roughly how many commuters will use SilverLine a day. What is Ridership Assessment? What types of surveys are involved in this? Arun Savi, Transport Planner, Systra, the General Consultant for K-Rail, explains…

RUMOUR vs REALITY

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EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH

SRUTHY S
Data Entry Operator

For contributions during the 'Lockdown' period by tracking Government Orders / Circulars relating to the pandemic and making out Rosters for the staff, keeping in view the requirements of official work and the need to keep in line with the policy of the State Government.

 
NIMISHA KOTTARATHIL
Technical Assistant/Civil

For contributions towards obtaining the administrative sanction for land acquisition for 5 ROBs and clearing the vetting of MOU in the various departments in the Secretariat.
Editor: Anil Kumar G, JGM/CS
Sub-Editor: Nidhiya Joseph, Technical Assistant

Contact us: Kerala Rail Development Corporation Ltd., 5th Floor, Trans Towers, Vazhuthacaud, Thycaud P.O, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala-695 014
Email : krdclgok@gmail.com ; Phone: 0471 232 4330 / 232 6330
FAX : 0471 232 5330

  
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