Organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in association with the Ministry of Railways, Government of India, the International Railway Equipment Exhibition (IREE) is the only international event in India for the Railway and its related sectors. The Indian Railways participate in the IREE in a big way, displaying their capabilities and future requirements. The IREE attracts participation and visitors from around 20 countries.
The first IREE was held in the year 1990 in Kolkata, with 55 exhibitors from India and overseas. The focus was Indian Railway's upgradation, modernization, electrification and computerization. The second IREE was held in the year 1994, again in Kolkata, with around 100 exhibitors.Read More
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In the last FY, Chittaranjan Locomotive Works, the premier electric loco unit, achieved ever highest production of 270 locomotives , surpassing earlier targets and also last year's production of 258 locomotives. Equally healthy is the fact of a quantum jump in manufacture of 3-phase electric locomotives (from 76 in 2011-12 to 110, an increase of 45%). In line of this unit's promise of continuously improving its production tally, this achievement has special significance. Latest technology is being utilized for manufacturing of state of the art 3-phase energy efficient 6000 hp electric locomotives. Obviously jubilant at this achievement, Radhey Shyam, General Manager has vowed to improve the production figure further.