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Monorail Phase 2: Rakes shortage, MMRDA to miss Jan-end deadline

January 22, 2019 3:58 am

The second phase, which was first expected to become operational in 2015, has so far missed more than 20 deadlines. The cost of phase 1 and phase 2 of the monorail project is Rs 2,460 crore.

MMRDA terminates Monorail contract with L&T-Scomi JV

December 15, 2018 2:45 am

The authority took the decision after the company “failed to perform and fulfil contractual obligations” and “failed to maintain the quality of Monorail services”.

Power failure halts monorail for over 3 hours

March 16, 2015 12:00 am

Auto restoration fails, Fire Brigade called for rescue; CM orders probe.

Mike in hand, Chavan gives media guided tour of infra projects

August 16, 2014 1:13 am

Session included photo-ops at showpiece T2 terminal, Metro station.

Delays push up consultancy fees of Metro, monorail

August 11, 2014 4:44 am

A joint venture of Louis Berger Group and RITES Ltd were the independent consultants for the Metro.

Multiple agencies in cold war leave key projects in deep freeze

June 18, 2014 12:00 am

At a time when Mumbai needs rapid infrastructure development, a disconnect between multiple agencies planning and executing works has left the city in the lurch.

Set to open next month, Metro carries out safety drills

February 25, 2014 12:57 am

The station officer and ticket selling officer shall check tokens and cards manually at gate to clear crowd.

Monorail genuine clientele hits security hurdle

February 18, 2014 3:13 am

However, this clientele is unable to use the monorail for their daily commute due to security concerns.

Monorail gets Rs 1,200 cr cover

February 07, 2014 1:08 am

Sources said that MMRDA is in the process of asking for bids from insurance firms for terrorism cover.

Monorail ready to roll out, teething troubles remain

February 06, 2014 12:34 pm

UPS Madan, metropolitan commissioner, MMRDA, said, “We will start installing the escalators at the stations in around four months. It will take nearly six months to cover all the stations.”


Today in pics: February 16, 2014

February 16, 2014 1:18 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee opened the annual "Udyanotsav" of the famous Mughal Gardens.

Monorail service set to kick-off in Mumbai

January 30, 2014 7:31 pm

The much-awaited Mumbai monorail will be inaugurated on Saturday and will be opened to the public on Sunday.