Increasing Freight Loading by 15% - Citizen Inputs
Railways is looking at increasing its Freight Loading by 15% in 2015-2016
This is quite a significant challenge as year over year this increase has been in the 3-5% range.
We would like to seek inputs from all of you at the same time if you have any ideas on how Railways can achieve this objective.
We look forward to your inputs!
Ministry of Railways more
Allow running of goods train on website to locate train.
Allow CCTV camera to be provided by user on important goods train to monitor goods train and costly consignment. more
increase speed of goods train so that halts can be avoided.
Computerised program on board to help drivers for coastings and reduce energy in braking.
Online monitoring of switching off of possible equipments of loco and online information to drivers about likely halt of goods train.
review of permanent speed restriction to avoid energy loss in braking.
Review curvatures smoothening so as to reduce energy consumption in negotiating curve.
Separate law to control high electricity tariff by state govt to Railway.
Better maintenance of tracks to reduce energy consumption.
review track design to reduce energy requirement. more