INDIAN Railways has awarded Corys TESS a contract worth over €20m to supply and maintain for 10 years locomotive driver training simulators. The project is part of a rolling programme to improve safety across the Indian rail network.

Representing four different types of passenger and freight locos used by IR, the 12 cab simulators will incorporate motion systems and 3600 km of computer-generated routes.

Sub-contractor Tractebel Engineers & Constructors Pte Ltd is to erect the buildings needed to house the simulators at locations across the country, and will manufacture the simulator cabs. TECPL will also be involved in commissioning and warranty support.

Corys TESS, France

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