What is end on generation?
referred to as “Hotel Load”) in the coaches of Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express trains are fed from the power cars placed at either ends of the rake. Since the power cars are placed at either end of the rake, the system is termed as End on Generation (EOG).
What is train Enquiry system?
NTES stands for National Train Enquiry System. Managed by the Indian Railways, it is a system to help travellers get real-time information about train schedules. It includes features like Spot your Train, Live Station, Train Schedule, Cancelled Trains, Rescheduled Trains, Diverted trains, and Trains between Stations.
Who is the father of Indian Railways?
Lord Dalhousie is known as the father of Indian Railways.
Why end on generation is provided?
This system is being provided in End On Generation trains, where power cars equipped with DG sets, are provided at both the ends. The system is considered to provide a cost effective, reliable and energy efficient supply system for coaches.
What is train HCP?
HCP is High Capacity Parcel Van.
Who started first railway in India?
The country’s first passenger train, which ran between Bombay’s Bori Bunder station and Thane on 16 April 1853, was dedicated by Lord Dalhousie. The 14-carriage train was hauled by three steam locomotives: the Sahib, Sindh, and Sultan.
What is Erail’s railway enquiry service?
With eRail’s railway enquiry service you don’t have to allegedly search on busy IRCTC’s website or message on 139 and wait for their SMS. You can now easily visit eRail.in or download our mobile-friendly app to make bookings, check updated train route and schedule, know ticket fare, seat availability, trains between station etc.
What is head-on-generation system in Indian Railways?
Head-on-Generation: This is the concept making round in Indian Railwayssince 1970’s. In this system, power is tapped from the locomotive and fed to the train through inter coach coupler. There are large many advantages with this system but still could not find enthusiasm among the designer and planners.
How can I find the details of a reserved train in India?
Indian Railways – you can find route details, fare and seats availablility of reserved trains. NTES – National Train Enquiry System. NTES maintrain the database of most of the trains which run unber Indian Railways.
Where can I find a list of all Indian Railways trains?
eRail.in – has the most comprehensive database of every train which runs under Indian Railways. You can search for reserved, unserserved and local trains in single page. Why it is so much necessary to find out Indian Railways time table?