Undertakings and Organisations under Ministry of Railways [PDF] – GK Notes

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Here we are providing you a list of Undertakings and Organisations under Ministry of Railways. Question related to Undertakings and Organisations under Ministry of Railways are generally asked in various competitive examinations. Please check below given list of Undertakings and Organisations under Ministry of Railways, It will surely help you to score more in your competitive examination.

S. No. Name Year of
Core competence
1. RITES 1974 To design, establish, provide, operate, maintain and perform engineering, technical and consultancy services for development of projects/systems of all types and descriptions pertaining to Railways and other Sectors/Industries in India and outside India.
2. IRCON 1976 To undertake construction activities in India and abroad on turnkey basis or otherwise in various fields of infrastructure like Railways, Bridges, Roads, Highways, Industrial and Residential Complexes, Airports, etc.
3. CRIS 1986 To provide consultancy and IT services to IR as partners to conceptualize and realize technology initiatives, to build new products or services and to implement prudent business and technology strategies.
4. IRFC 1986 To raise funds from the market to part finance the Plan Outlay of IR.
5. CONCOR 1988 To develop multi-modal logistics support for India’s international and domestic containerized cargo and trade.
6. KRCL 1990 To construct and operate railway lines, construct Road Over Bridges and rail line projects.
2000 To utilize the surplus telecom capacity and right of way available with the IR to build nationwide optical fibre cable based broadband telecom and multimedia
8. IRCTC 2001 To undertake catering and tourism activities of the Railways. Also facilitates internet ticketing through its website.
9. PRCL 2001 To execute the Surendranagar-Rajula-Pipavav Port gauge conversion and new line projects in Gujarat.
10. RVNL 2003 To create and augment the capacity of rail
infrastructure. To mobilize resources mainly through multilateral/bilateral funding agencies and also through domestic market for successful implementation of projects.
11. RLDA 2005 To develop vacant railway land for commercial use for the purpose of generating revenue by non-tariff measures for IR.
12. DFCCIL 2006 To plan and construct Dedicated Rail Freight
Corridors (DFCs) for movement of freight trains on the corridors.
13. MRVC 1999 To plan & implement rail projects in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region.
14. BWEL 1978 (In MOR from 2008)
To manufacture Wagons and undertake structural fabrication jobs.
15. BSCL 1976 (In MOR from 2010)
To manufacture Railway Rolling Stock.
16. BCL 1976 (In MOR from 2010)
To manufacture Wagons, undertake structural
fabrication jobs and manufacturing, retrofitting of EOT crane.

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