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GE Transportation-“Indian rail roads can adopt technologies that enable more safety”

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015

Mr Vageesh Patil is the General Manager of GE Transportation Engineering India. He accepted to answer our questions about GE activities in India and how their products can be...

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GE Transportation-“Indian rail roads can adopt technologies that enable more safety”

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015

Mr Vageesh Patil is the General Manager of GE Transportation Engineering India. He accepted to answer our questions about GE activities in India and how their products can be...

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New research study: Smart cities and sustainable transport  (1st edition)

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015

In his budget speech, Union Finance Minister Arjun Jaitley said that “unless new cities are developed to accommodate the burgeoning number of people, the existing cities wouldsoon...

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Renault India expects to double market share to 5 % in two years

Posted by on Mar 4, 2015

The company expects to launch Lodgy, a multi-purpose vehicle, in four weeks, and a small car (below Rs.4 lakh) this year via Renault India expects to double market share to 5 % in...

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TVS Srichakra expanding capacity, aims to be top two-wheeler tyre maker

TVS Srichakra expanding capacity, aims to be top two-wheeler tyre maker

Feb 26, 2015

NEW DELHI: TVS SrichakraBSE -2.11 % is ramping up production capacity as the TVS Group company aims the top slot among India’s two-wheeler tyre manufacturers. via TVS Srichakra expanding capacity, aims to be top two-wheeler tyre maker – The Economic...

What you should know about Road Transport challenges in India

What you should know about Road Transport challenges in India

Feb 26, 2015

The eyes of the world are on India, an economic power that is steadily growing in strength and influence. Overcoming its road transportation handicaps is vital if the country is to realize Modi’s vision. Increasing levels of radialisation in the trucking segment is perhaps a hint of the progress that will provide a much-needed fillip to the commercial...

Rail Budget: Splurge on railway infra likely as cheaper diesel will help save over $2 billion

Rail Budget: Splurge on railway infra likely as cheaper diesel will help save over $2 billion

Feb 25, 2015

NEW DELHI: India’s decrepit state-run railways stand to receive at least a 25 per cent boost in investment to over $9 billion, funded solely by falling fuel costs, according to officials familiar with a railway budget set to be unveiled on Thursday. via Rail Budget: Splurge on railway infra likely as cheaper diesel will help save over $2 billion –...

Project Bravo’ Tata Motors’ surprise bid to make quadricycles

Project Bravo’ Tata Motors’ surprise bid to make quadricycles

Feb 25, 2015

Quadricycles are basically a four-wheeled small vehicle, that is seen as an upgrade from a three-wheeler. via Project Bravo’ Tata Motors’ surprise bid to make quadricycles | ET...

How to choose a safe car in India?

How to choose a safe car in India?

Feb 24, 2015

This article is part of our Road Safety Challenges.   With bestselling entry-level cars in India failing global NCAP’s crash tests, the Indian government is ensuring that compliance with basic safety regulations that are at par with international norms will be mandatory in the next couple of years.     As one of the fastest growing car markets in...

Ethanol-run green bus returns from UP tour

Ethanol-run green bus returns from UP tour

Feb 24, 2015

NAGPUR: On a request from the Samajwadi Party government, the Nagpur Municipal Corporation, recently, sent the ethanol-run bus to Uttar Pradesh. The green bus is on a pilot project in Nagpur after being launched by Nitin Gadkari’s ministry of road transport and highways in joint association with the BJP-ruled NMC. via Ethanol-run green bus returns from UP...

Twelve smart cities to come up at ports with Rs 50k-crore investment

Twelve smart cities to come up at ports with Rs 50k-crore investment

Feb 24, 2015

NEW DELHI: The government is working on an ambitious plan to build one smart city each at the country’s 12 major ports, at an estimated total investment of Rs 50,000 crore, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said. via Twelve smart cities to come up at ports with Rs 50k-crore investment – The Economic...

Truck maker Ashok Leyland to give another shot at car venture

Truck maker Ashok Leyland to give another shot at car venture

Feb 23, 2015

This is first time that India’s second largest heavy truck maker has plunged into car segment with no prior experience via Truck maker Ashok Leyland to give another shot at car venture | Business Standard...