business- #Watch: Railways breaks another record, operates 2.8-km long ‘SheshNaag’ trainnewstolive - July 3, 2020 99 0 COMMENTS
New Delhi: Days after the Indian Railways created historical past by becoming a member of three trains carrying greater than 1,500 tonnes in an ‘Anaconda’ formation, the Indian Railways on Thursday broke its personal document by working ‘Shesh Naag’, a 2.8-km-long freight train amalgamating 4 empty BOXN rakes.
The South East Central Railway in Nagpur division connected long haul freight train named ‘Shesh Naag’ consisting of four BOXN that is 251 wagons hauled by four electric locomotives.
He said, the train had three rakes of 58 wagons and one rake of 59 wagons. The train left Parmalkasa station at 12.20 p.m.
According to railway officials, ‘Shesh Naag’ is the longest train ever to run on Indian Railways.
The whole train got the power of the four railway locomotives as a result. With this formation, Indian Railways will be able to save time required for the movement of freight trains in the Indian Railways network.
Earlier the railways had run ‘Super Anaconda’ between the Bilaspur and Chakradharpur divisions.
According to railways, on June 30 the SECR joined and ran three trains carrying more than 1,500 tonnes in a ‘Super Anaconda’ formation.
The ‘Super Anaconda’ three-in-one freight service has 177 wagons and three electric locomotives with 6,000 HP capacity each.
भारतीय रेल ने बनाया एक और रिकॉर्ड, पटरी पर दौड़ी ‘शेषनाग ट्रेन’
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In April this 12 months, the railways ran a 2-km-long Anaconda train by becoming a member of three items trains between Bhilai and Korba.
Anaconda train makes use of the newest know-how of Distributed Power Control System (DPCS), the place main engine controls the entire train. The engines within the center assist in hauling the wagons whereas additionally keep the integrity of the rake.