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ABOUT THE CONFERENCE


Institute of Rolling Stock Engineers (IRSE) and Indian Railways Service of Mechanical Engineers Association (IRSMEA), with support from Indian Railways and RITES, are organizing an International Conference on "Technology for Ultra High Speed Rolling Stock" at New Delhi on 2nd September 2016.

Indian Railways (IR) have a total fleet of 62000 coaches (approx.) running in around 12600 trains and carries over 25 million passengers daily. The maximum speed of trains is currently 160 kmph. IR are now planning for introduction of high speed trains with speed of above 350 kmph.

Conference is being organized for better understanding of emerging and latest technologies available worldwide in various areas of high speed rolling stock. Conference will present opportunities to discuss current research, new concepts and ideas and to establish opportunities for future collaborations in all aspects of high speed rolling stock technologies in India.

Research Designs & Standards Organization (RDSO) is the R&D arm of Indian Railways located at Lucknow responsible for R&D works in all railway related disciplines and leads the process of technology induction. Working directly under ministry of Railways it is also responsible for standardization of all railway systems on Indian Railways.

RITES Ltd. is a Government of India Enterprise under the aegis of Indian Railways. An ISO 9001-2008 company, RITES is a multi-disciplinary consultancy organization in the fields of transport, infrastructure and related technologies.