North Central Railway
No. PR/NCR/04/2018Press ReleaseDate:07.04.2018
SIGNAL AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS (S&T) DEPARTMENT OF NCR HOLDS TWO-DAY CONFERENCE on MAINTENANCE AND WORKS
The Signal and Telecommunications(S&T) department of North Central Railway (NCR) held its two-day conference on Maintenance & Works Review in the NCR HQ at Subedarganj (Allahabad) on 6th and 7th of April.The conference was attended by officers of NCR Headquarter &Senior Divisional Signal and Telecommunications Engineers (Sr.DSTEs) from the three Divisions of NCR namely Agra, Allahabad and Jhansi. It is pertinent to mention here that the Sr.DSTEs are on the cutting edge of asset maintenance and works-execution in the S&T department at the divisional level. On this occasion, Shri M.C.Chauhan, General Manager, North Central Railway addressed the officers and instructed them to set goals to achieve zero asset failure by taking various reliability improvement measures. He said that the top most priority is to be given to safety in train operations. He also gave instructions for expediting the execution of various sanctioned reliability improvement works. He further advised field officers to complete all the preparatory works for pre-monsoon precautions so that train operation is least affected during monsoon and that S&T officers to make proper plans for utilization of funds allotted to S&T Department for the year 2018-19 so that progress of all the sanctioned works is expedited.Sh. P.S. Rai, Principal Chief Signal & Telecommunication Engineer reviewed the progress of S&T works and maintenance activities & instructed field officers to improve reliability of S&T system & complete all the targeted works. This meeting was also attended by PHODs & CHODs of other departments and they addressed the S&T officers.