Kochi Metro test run successful

Kochi Metro test run successful

Once ready, Kochi Metro will run 25 km from Alwaye to Petta.

Kochi Metro to be completed in record time: Chandy

The Rs 5,180 crore Kochi metro project, which is expected to resolve travel woes in the commercial capital of Kerala, would be completed in record time, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said on Thursday.

Light Metro for Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode approved

The Kerala Cabinet has approved the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of Light Metro transport schemes proposed for the state capital and Kozhikode, estimated to cost Rs 6,728 crore.

Light Metro for Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode approved

The Kerala Cabinet has approved the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of Light Metro transport schemes proposed for the state capital and Kozhikode, estimated to cost Rs 6,728 crore.

Kochi Metro to be extended to cover IT hub

 Kerala cabinet on Wednesday decided to extend the Kochi Metro Rail by 11.2 km upto Kakkanad to cover the city's IT hub at a cost of Rs 2,017.46 crore.

Alstom begins manufacturing of train coaches for Kochi Metro

France-based Alstom has commenced manufacturing of rail coaches for Kochi Metro Rail, coinciding with the Make in India concept promoted by the Centre, at nearby Sri City Special Economic Zone.

Alstom bags euro 85 mn contract from DMRC for Kochi Metro

Global rail infrastructure and power generation firm Alstom today said it has won a euro 85 million (Rs 671.5-crore) contract from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for supply of 25 metro sets to Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL).

Kochi Metro will be ready on time: Oommen ​Chandy

Kochi Metro, the Rs 5,180 crore dream project that is expected to solve the travel woes in Kerala's commercial capital, would be completed in "a time-bound manner", said Chief Minister Oommen Chandy.

Extension of Kochi metro from Pettah to Tripunithura under govt consideration

Extension of the Kochi Metro Project from Pettah to Tripunithura was under the consideration of the Centre, Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu said on Wednesday.

`Fully satisfied` with metro work, says Chief Minister

Work on the 25 km Aluva-Petta first phase stretch of Kochi Metro project will be completed on schedule and government was `fully statisfied` with the work undertaken so far, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said.

CM to evaluate progress of Kochi Metro work on Oct 31

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will evaluate progress of the Kochi Metro project on October 31 here and hold discussions on development plans for Kochi City, to be implemented along with the metro construction.

Work on Kochi Metro rail project commences

Construction work on the Rs 5000 crore Kochi Metro project began on Friday with Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurating the piling work at a function in Kochi.

Kochi Metro rail website hacked

The website of Kochi Metro Rail was found hacked early on Monday and anti-Israel messages were posted.

Kerala govt to decide Sreedharan's role in Kochi Metro: Nath

"Kerala government will decide that," Nath told reporters here when asked whether Sreedharan, who stepped down as Delhi Metro chief last year, would head the ambitious project to put the Kerala city on the Metro map.

DMRC completes preliminary work on pathways in metro project

A two hour trial run was carried out at the pathway today and the road would be opened to traffic after some minor work, DMRC Senior Public Relations Officer P Narayanan said.

DMRC decision on Kochi Metro on November 27: CM

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday said the Board of Directors meeting of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) in Delhi next week will decide on its role in execution of the Rs 5,180 crore Kochi Metro.

Chandy writes to PM on Kochi Metro project

Kerala CM Oommen Chandy has voiced concern over the Centre deferring its decision to entrust work of the Rs 5,181 crore Kochi Metro project to DMRC.

Kerala CM invites `metroman` for talks

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation`s participation in the Kochi Metro Rail Project Limited has turned into a vexed issue for the Kerala government.

Kochi Metro board fails to decide on executing agency

Kochi Metro Board Friday failed to take a decision on the agency which would execute the Rs 5,181 crore project, the foundation stone of which was laid by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh last month.

Hudco considering providing Rs 700 cr for Kochi metro

The Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO) is considering a proposal to provide funding of upto Rs 700 crore for the construction of the Kochi Metro project, senior officials said here.