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Important Achievement of RDSO during Last Five Years

 

Financial Year

Broad Area of Achievement

Title of Achievement

Directorate

2007-08

Crew comfort

Development of Cab Air Conditioning System for Diesel Electric Locos

Motive Power

2007-08

Economy

Conversion of cast HTSC truck frame of HHP (EMD) locomotive in to fabricated design

Motive Power

2007-08

Efficiency

Development of hard facing electrodes for reconditioning of points and crossings. 

M&C

2007-08

Efficiency

Development of Flux cored wire for reclamation of Tie Tamping Tools.

M&C

2007-08

Efficiency & Reliability

Control Communication Equipment for OFC Section

Telecom

2007-08

Efficiency & Reliability

Integrated Way-Station Control Communication Equipment

Telecom

2007-08

Efficiency & Reliability 

Re-engineering of Stators of Traction Motors type 6FRA6068 making it more reliable.

Elect. Loco.

2007-08

Export

Design & develop-ment of 1400hp/ 2300hp Cape gauge & meter gauge loco-motive bogie for export to Senegal/ Mali/Sudan

Motive Power

2007-08

Export

Design of meter gauge 14t axle load 1-Co-Co-1 four axle bogie for Tanzania

Motive Power

2007-08

Export

Design of Co-Co trimount fabricated bogie for cape gauge under WDM7 locomotive for export

Motive Power

2007-08

Freight  throughput

Design of Bi-level Auto Car Carrier Wagon type ‘BCACB’

Wagon

2007-08

Freight Throughput

Designs for MBG Loading 1987

B&S

2007-08

Freight Throughput

Design for HM Loading 1995

B&S

2007-08

Freight Throughput

Development of WDM3F 3600 HP locomotive with GE Electrics.

Motive Power

2007-08

Indigenisation

Indigenous development of water  cooled air compressor for EMD locomotives

Motive Power

2007-08

Passenger amenities

Development of 3-phase 1600 HP AC-AC DEMU

Motive Power

2007-08

Passenger amenity

Digital Clock with GPS Synchronization

Telecom

2007-08

Reliability

Study on Characterization of Vanadium mico-alloyed rail steel manufactured by M/s BSP, Bhilai

M&C

2007-08

Reliability

Evaluation of Corrosion Inhibitor Admixture for concrete.

M&C

2007-08

Reliability

Development of traction alternator with Silicone-Rubber based insulation for EMD locomotives

Motive Power

2007-08

Reliability

Design and development of Advance trimount high speed (ATHS) bogie frame for WDM3A  & WDS6Adt  locomotives

Motive Power

2007-08

Reliability

Development of Fully Machined Ductile Iron, Cast Engine Blocks along with Main Bearing Caps for ALCO 251 (16 cylinder) Diesel Engines

Motive Power

2007-08

Reliability

Remote Monitoring and Management of Locomotive and Trains (REMMLOT)

Motive Power

2007-08

Reliability

Modified Motor Suspension Unit Drive System for WAG9/WAP7 class of locomotives, developed for segregation of lubricants used for gear case and DE bearing of MSU.

Elect. Loco.

2007-08

Reliability

Development of new generation protection relays for Mumbai sub-urban for MRVC. Improvement in protection scheme for Mumbai sub-urban area, converted from 1500V DC to 25kV AC

TI

2007-08

Safety

Standardization of Casting parameters of cast manganese Steel (CMS) crossings

M&C

2007-08

Safety

Alternate chemistry for Corrosion Resistance Rail

M&C

2007-08

Safety

Development of TFT LCD Display for Driver’s Cab [Called  “Dials” - Digital into Analogue LCD- Based System] for Diesel Electric Locomotives

Motive Power

2007-08

Safety

Design optimisation to develop light weight HTSC fabricated bogie for twin cab passenger version of HHP locomotive‘

Motive Power

2007-08

Safety

Development of WDP4B 4500 HP locomotive in place of WDP4 locomotive.

Motive Power

2007-08

Safety

Wheel Impact Load Detector

Research

2007-08

Safety

Development of AT welding technologies with three piece moulds and compressed air petrol preheating.

Track Design

2007-08

Safety

1.    Development and trial of   corrosion resistant Ni-Cr-Cu (NCC) Rails.

Track design

2007-08

Safety

Development of Quad cable with conductor dia of 1.4 mm

Telecom

2007-08

Safety

Design for MBG Loading 1987

B&S

2007-08

Standardization

Design of Open Web Girder  (OWG) bridge (underslung type)

B&S

2007-08

Standardization

Design of Pot-PTFE Bearing

B&S

2007-08

Standardization

Design of H-beam sleeper

B&S

2007-08

Standardization

Design of OWG for 25t loading

B&S

2007-08

Standardization

Design of OWG of welded type DFC loading (32.5t axle load)

B&S

2007-08

Computerization

a.  Cheque printing

b. CO-6  & CO-7 register

c. Electronic  Bill passing& linking with executive bill register.

Finance & Accounts

2007-08

Efficiency & Reliability

Development of LED Based HS Lamp.

Traffic

2007-08

Safety

Development of specification for three-axle cast steel Tri-mount Bogie frams & flexi-coil bogie frame and Bolster for BG Locomotives.

M&C

2007-08

Computerisation/Transparency & Accessibility

Computerisation/Transparency & Accessibility

Personnel

2007-08

Safety Development of Design and Drawings for Movable Switch Diamond

Track Design

2007-08

Safety  Development of specification for outsourcing of ultrasonic testing of rail.

Track Design

2007-08

Safety  Development of AT welding technology with  Compressed air petrol preheating and three piece moulds

Track Design

2008-09

Economy

Development of low mean pore size fuel filters to improve the reliability and life of fuel injection equipment as well as the life of the filter itself on ALCo locomotives.

Motive Power

2008-09

Economy

Energy efficient FTTM Blower

Motive Power

2008-09

Efficiency

Development of Cast Steel Wheels for EMU

M&C

2008-09

Efficiency & Passenger Amenities

Increase in passenger carrying capacity of EMU 18 coach EMU 29 Coach MEMU

PS&EMU

2008-09

Freight Throughput

Design for 25 t

B&S

2008-09

Freight Throughput

Design for DFC Loading.

B&S

2008-09

Freight Throughput

Design and development of higher capacity radiator fan for 4500 hp EMD locomotives following successful benchmarking of indigenous fans

Motive Power

2008-09

Freight Throughput

Design & Development of 22.9 t A/L Open Wagon type BOXNHL

Wagon

2008-09

Freight Throughput

Design & Development of 22.9 t A/L covered wagon type BCNHL

Wagon

2008-09

Green Technology

Alternate Fuel

Engine Development

2008-09

Green Technology

Development of Rubber Pads with scrap material

M&C

2008-09

Indigenisation

Indigenous development of complete 3-Phase Electrics and its Controls (except TMs) for WDG Locomotives

Motive Power

2008-09

Indigenization

Development of Indigenous insulation system for Hitachi TMs

Elect. Loco.

2008-09

Passenger amenities

BG DEMU for J&K

Motive power

2008-09

Passenger amenity

Integrated Passenger Information System consisting of Train Indication, Coach Guidance and PC based Announcement System at Railway stations

Telecom

2008-09

Passenger Amenity

True Colour Video-cum-Train Information System

Telecom

2008-09

Reliability

The design, development & commissioning of   supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system to meet special requirements of 25 kV ac traction system on Mumbai suburban section.

TI

2008-09

Reliability

Evolution of Two Reliable Designs of Squirrel Cage Rotors for Three Phase Traction Motors type 6FRA6068 used in Locomotive Applications

Elect. Loco.

2008-09

Reliability

Design & development of High adhesion high speed (HAHS) equaliser less bogie for WDM3D locomotive

Motive Power

2008-09

Reliability

Design of new, reliable and maintenance friendly bogie for WDP1 locomotive

Motive Power

2008-09

Reliability

Up gradation of specification of IGBT-based AC-AC system for 4500 hp locomotive

Motive Power

2008-09

Safety

New corrosion Resistant Rails developed.

M&C

2008-09

Safety

3-coach HS SPART

Motive Power

2008-09

Safety

Specification No. RDSO/SPN/195/2008

Signal

2008-09

Safety

Specification No. RDSO/SPN/196/2009

Signal

2008-09

Safety &  Reliability

Mobile Train Radio Communication System (GSM-R)

Telecom

2008-09

Standardization

Standard drawing for 25t loading – 2008 plate girder welded type

B&S

2008-09

Standardization

Standard drawing for DFC loading (32.5t axle load) plate girder welded type

B&S

2008-09

Throughput Enhancement

Design of Concrete Bridges for 25t loading-2008

B&S

2008-09

Throughput Enhancement

Design of concrete bridges for DFC loading

B&S

2008-09

Throughput Enhancement

Design for HM loading-1995.

B&S

2008-09

aSuccessful implementation of VI CPC  & 405 payment of arrear.

b.100%  payment of salary, arrear, and  misc. payment through Bank.

a.  Sixth pay commission instructions have been successfully implemented within the targeted date i.e. 30.09.2008.This involves change in Computer Programme in CATS which was done successfully in record time.And the Ist installment of arrear of VIth CPC was also made with in targeted time (31.12.2008)

b. Finance Dte has achieved the target of 100% payment of salary, arrear misc. through Bank by Nov-2008

Finance & Accounts

2008-09

Track Laboratory

Field trial to determine lateral and longitudinal ballast resistance (just after tamping).

 TMM

2008-09

Track Laboratory

Field trial to determine Frame resistance Value

 TMM

2008-09

Track Laboratory

Fatigue testing of monoblock PSC sleepers to Drg. No. EDO/T- 2255 for  Dedicated Freight Corridor

 TMM

2008-09

Large Track Machines

Specification and drawings of spare parts of Machines

 TMM

2008-09

Large Track Machines

Detail technical specification on on-track machines

 TMM

2008-09

 Large Track Machines

Rail   Bound   Maintenance  Vehicle  for the Engineering Department   (8 wheeler RBMV)

 TMM

2008-09

 Large Track Machines

Trouble shooting manual

 TMM

2008-09

Large Track Machines

Inspection check list

 TMM

2008-09

Large Track Machines

Maintenance Schedule Manual

TMM

2008-09

Safety

Recruitment  of ASM, ALP and Motormen on IR

Psycho-Technical

2008-09

Computerisation/Transparency & Accessibility

Computerisation/Transparency & Accessibility

Personnel

2008-09

Safety & Reliability Development of Design and Specification of Improved Switch expansion Joint (SEJ)

Track Design

2008-09

Safety & Reliability Development of specification of Improved Rail Pad.

Track Design

2008-12

Safety

Standardization of welding parameters of Flash Butt welding plants

M&C

2009-10

Economy

Development of a specification for more cost effective Thermal Insulation Kit for Exhaust manifold.

Motive Power

2009-10

Efficiency & Reliability 

Development of IGBT propulsion for 3 phase locomotive.

Elect. Loco.

2009-10

Export

Design of 19.5t Flexi float Standard gauge bogie for export to Syria

Motive Power

2009-10

Export

Design of 16.5t axle load Co-Co bogie for Holcim locomotive for export to Sri Lanka

Motive Power

2009-10

Freight Throughput

Designs for DFC loading -2008.

B&S

2009-10

Freight Throughput

Designs for 25 t loading-2008

B&S

2009-10

Green Technology

Coach Illumination with LED light

PS&EMU

2009-10

Indigenisation

Design and development of Indigenous wheel for WDG4 loco

Motive Power

2009-10

Passenger amenities

Design of EMD family WDP4 variant locomotive with Hotel Load capability

Motive Power

2009-10

Passenger Amenities

Standardization of Flooring and Roofing on Railway Stations

Works

2009-10

Passenger Amenities

Development of Satellite Imaging for Rail Navigation (SIMRAN)

Telecom

2009-10

Reliability

Development of Corona wire for converter fed motors.

Elect. Loco.

2009-10

Reliability

Development of Inter-Station Wireless Backup System

Telecom

2009-10

Safety

Development of Channel sleeper

B&S

2009-10

Safety

Development of Fire Retardant Coatings and Mastic Sealing Compound and Metallic Fire Barriers

M&C

2009-10

Safety

Development of EP Assist Brake System

Motive Power

2009-10

Safety

Development of 4500 HP dual cab WDP4D loco.

Motive Power

2009-10

Safety

Development of digital ultrasonic rail testers.

Track Design

2009-10

Safety

Development of specification for ultrasonic rail testing using vehicular system.

Track Design

2009-10

Safety

Reverse Cycle air conditioning system

PS&EMU

2009-10

Safety & Reliability

Development of polymer based gapless lightning arrester for 25 KV AC electric locomotives.

Elect. Loco.

2009-10

Security

IP Based Video Surveillance System

Telecom

2009-10

Security

Explosive Detection and Disposal System

Telecom

2009-10

Standardization

Standard drawing Composite girder welded type for 25t loading 2008

B&S

2009-10

Throughput Enhancement

Design of Concrete Bridges for DFC loading.

B&S

2009-10

Throughput Enhancement

Design of Concrete Bridges for 25t loading-2008

B&S

2009-10

Throughput enhancement

Laboratory measurement of Dynamic Shear Modulus of Fill Soils for use in Railway Track Formations with IIT/Kanpur

Geotechnical Engineering

2009-10

Safety

Soil Nailing for Stabilization of Steep Slopes near Railway Tracks with IIT/Kanpur

Geotechnical Engineering

2009-10

Safety

Guidelines For Application of Jute Geo-Textile In Railway Embankments  And Hill Slopes

Geotechnical Engineering

2009-10

Efficiency

Guidelines For Geotechnical Engineering Organization in Zonal Railways

Geotechnical Engineering

2009-10

Throughput enhancement

Guidelines and Specifications of Design of Formation For Heavy Axle Load

Geotechnical Engineering

2009-10

a.  Issuance of revised PPOs to officers & staff retired between 01.01.2006 to 31.08.2008

Payment through RTGS to Third Parties.

a.   PPOs of all officers & staff retired between 01.01.2006.to 31.08.2008 were revised and issued within targeted time i.e.  31.10.2009

Finance Dte has achieved the target of 100% payment  to 3rd parties &Settlement dues.

Finance & Accounts

2009-10

Passenger Amenities

LED Based Signage System

EM

2009-10

Energy Consevation

Energy Efficient LED Based Luminaire Unit for Street Light and Platform Lighting

EM

2009-10

Energy Consevation

Power Saver in Lighting System

EM

2009-10

Passanger Amenities

Heavy Duty Escalators.

EM

2009-10

Protection of Track in case of obstruction

GR 3.62

Traffic

2009-10

Increase of  Speed over Non Interlocked Points

GR 4.10

Traffic

2009-10

OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY

Replacement of Guard Box with Light Weight Container

Traffic

2009-10

Large Track Machines

Maintenance Schedule Manual

TMM

2009-10

Large Track Machines

Inspection check list

TMM

2009-10

Large Track Machines

Detail technical specifications of on-track machines

TMM

2009-10

Large Track Machines

Specifications and Drawings of spare parts of machines

TMM

2009-10

Small Track Machines

Rail Profile Measuring Equipment

TMM

2009-10

Small Track Machines 

Cordless Train Speed Logger

TMM

2009-10

Track Laboratory

Enhancement in utilization of the Track Panel Fatigue Testing Machine

TMM

 2009-10

Track Laboratory

Lateral and longitudinal ballast resistance of track in consolidated condition

TMM

2009-10

Safety

Recruitment  of ASM, ALP and Motormen on IR

Psycho-Technical

2009-10

Computerisation/Transparency & Accessibility

Computerisation/Transparency & Accessibility

Personnel

 2009-10  Economy  Field Trial of 22.5T optimized Sleeper  

Track Design

 2009-10  Safety & Reliability  Development of Nylon cord reinforced GRSP  

Track Design

2009-10 Safety Development of digital ultrasonic rail testers.

Track Design

2009-10

Increase in average speed of trains with better braking

Conversion off BOXNHL wagons for to twin pipe air brake system

Wagon

2009-10

Higher axle load Double stack

Container
Double stack Container Flats made fit for 100 kmph with 22T Axle Load

Wagon

2009-10

Availability of wagons having latest design

Issue of Private Wagon Design Approval Policy

Wagon

2010-11

Quality manufacture of wagon

Quality Audit of Wagon Builders

Wagon

2010-11

Efficiency

Development of Head-on-generation (HOG) power supply system for coaches

PS&EMU

2010-11

Efficiency

Development of Electronics Interlocking for Big yards

Signal

2010-11

Export

2300 HP Diesel loco for Sri Lanka Railways.

Motive Power

2010-11

Freight Throughput

Indigenous design development of WDG5 loco wheel.

Motive Power

2010-11

Pay to tare ratio

Design of tank Wagon for LSHS/RFO type ‘BTOH’

Wagon

2010-11

Pay to tare ratio –for Cement and Flyash

Design of Fly ash/ Cement wagon type ‘BCFC’

Wagon

2010-11

Freight Throughput

Designs for 25t loading-2008

B&S

2010-11

Green Technology

Use of Eco Friendly Refrigerant

PS&EMU

2010-11

Green Technology

Hotel load converter

Elect. Loco

2010-11

Green Technology

Development of 6670 KVA transformer with Finalisation of specification for 9000 HP and 12000 HP freight locomotives.

Elect. Loco.

2010-11

New Traffic Segment

Design of Ro-Ro Wagon for Universal Operation type “BTRO”

Wagon

2010-11

Passenger Amenities

NG Diesel Hydraulic Railbus (610 mm Gauge) for Neral - Matheran Section.

Motive Power

2010-11

Passenger Amenities

Development of Wireless Coach Display Information System(WCIDS) on SIMRAN platform

Telecom

2010-11

Reliability

Development of BPAC using UFSBI/ MUX Combiner

Signal

2010-11

Reliability

In situ Rotor Bar Crack Detection in Traction Motors type 6FRA6068 during various maintenance schedule

Elect. Loco.

2010-11

Reliability

Study of the metallurgical and chemical behavior of duplex stainless steel and exlore possibilities for using it as a material for manufacturing superstructure of wagons in place of present ferritic stainless steel of ASTM -409 M grade.

M&C

2010-11

Reliability

RDSO/2009/EL/MS/0384(Rev-‘0’) Modification of loco control circuit for circuit breaker (DJ) opening and panto lowering by BLDJ and ZPT switch in 25 kv conventional locomotive equipped with microprocessor based control and fault diagnostic system (MPCS

Elect. Loco

2010-11

Reliability

Reliability improvement of Turbocharger

Engine Development

2010-11

Reliability

Integrated for main LED Signal (with integrated)

Signal

2010-11

Reliability

Development of DC-DC Converter for track circuit application

Signal

2010-11

Reliability

Development of Universal Fail Safe Block Interface (UFSBI)

Signal

2010-11

Safety

Evaluation of Vibration Signature Analysis for Condition Assessment of Concrete Bridges

B&S

2010-11

Safety

Development of Digital Single & Double Rail Testers

M&C

2010-11

Safety

Design of compact version of wheel set trolley to handle the wheel axle lock situation

Motive Power

2010-11

Safety

Accident site communication system

Telecom

2010-11

Safety

Design of men refuge

B&S

2010-11

Safety & Reliability

Development of Vigilance Control Device for tap changer locos

Elect. Loco.

2010-11

Security

Personal & Baggage Screening System

Telecom

2010-11

Throughput Enhancement

Design of Concrete Bridges for 25t loading-2008

B&S

2010-11

Throughput Enhancement

Design of Open Web Girder bridge for DFC loading

B&S

2010-11

Throughput Enhancement

Design of channel sleeper for DFC loading

B&S

2010-11

Throughput Enhancement

Design of Concrete Bridges for 25t loading-2008

B&S

2010-11

Throughput Enhancement

Design of Concrete Bridges for DFC loading

B&S

2010-11

Throughput Enhancement

Design of Concrete Bridges for 25t loading-2008.

B&S

2010-11

Asset reliability

Basic Library Management System

Geotechnical Engineering

2010-11

Throughput enhancement

Design of formation based on CBR value of sub-grade soil with IIT/Kanpur

Geotechnical Engineering

2010-11

Miscellaneous

Reinforced Earth Design of Embankment and Cuts in Railways with IIT/Kanpur

Geotechnical Engineering

2010-11

a.  E – receipt of service charges.

 b.  E-mail of scanned copy of Service Record to all Gaz. Officers.

 c. Green Organization

d.  SMS Alert

 

a.  Facility related to Inspection, Testing, Consultancy, Loan & Design charges , vendor registration & renewal charges etc  have been started from May-2010

 b. Service records of all gazetted officers were scanned and e mail to all Gaz. Officer in July -2010. 

c.  As  esult of reducing No. of Bill Units from 125 to 30 and payment of Supplementary through Salary Bills.

SMS alert is being sent to all officers, staff, and vendors / contractors whenever any payment is released in their favour. 

Finance & Accounts

2010-11

Green Energy

Wind-solar hybrid power supply for level crossing gates

EM

2010-11

Green Energy

Integrated renewable energy system