DIESEL TRACTION & DISASTER MANAGEMENT
As on 12.04.2013
1. DIESEL SHEDS
(i)Diesel Loco Shed, Jhansi
Diesel Loco Shed, Jhansi, homes 119 BG locos as per following breakup-
WDM2 - 09
WDM3A - 45
WDM3D - 24
WDG3A - 31
WDS6 - 10
Total - 119
Diesel Shed Jhansi based 01 WDG3A locomotive is under condemnation at Parel Workshop/Central Railway, 01 WDM2 &01 WDM3A locomotives are also under condemnation in Diesel Shed Jhansi.
(ii) Gwalior and Dholpur-
There are NG loco sheds at Gwalior and Dholpur with GWL homing 10 NDM5 Narrow Gauge locomotives and 01 Diesel Rail Car for 2’ gauge Gwaliar- Sabalgarh- Shivpur Kalan N.G. section of about 200Kms, and Dholpur homing 05 ZDM5 locos for 2’ 6” gauge Dholpur-Shirmutra-Tantpur section of about 71 Kms.
(iii) Agra Cantt-
a) WDM2 Shunting Locos-
16 WDM2 inferior (Over aged) locomotives are homed to cater the shunting activities of ALD & AGC division as per Power Plan of inferior locos.
Diesel Shed Agra based 01 over aged WDM2 locomotive is under condemnation.
b) MG Rail Bus-
There are two Diesel Rail Bus based at Mathura. These Rail Buses are equipped with Cummins engine and Voith Transmission. It operates on the MG section between Mathura and Vrindavan 5 trips per day.
c) DEMU at Agra
There are Two DEMU Rake based at AGC. This DEMU gives six days service in a week between AF-BTE-BKI, three trips per day.
2. ARTs and ARMVs
ARTs and ARMVs are maintained at the following locations to meet exigencies arising out of accidents:
(i) Accident Relief Trains
a) Allahabad Division:-
ARTs-Allahabad, Kanpur and Tundla
140 tonne Diesel Hydraulic Gottwald Crane
& Bulldozer- Kanpur
b) Jhansi Division:-
Self-propelled ART -Banda
140 tonne Diesel Hydraulic Jessop Crane- Jhansi
c) Agra Division:-
ARTs- Agra Cantt
140 tonne Diesel Hydraulic Gottwald Crane- Agra Cantt
(ii) Accident Relief Medical Vans (ARMVs):
a) Allahabad Division- Kanpur, Tundla,
Self-propelled ARMV- Allahabad
b) Jhansi Division- Jhansi and Banda
c) Agra Division- Agra Cantt
3. RUNNING ROOM AND DRIVER LOBBY
Running Room for Diesel Drivers is located at Allahabad, Farrukhabad, Gwalior, Manikpur, Khajuraho, Sabalgargh (NG), Shivpur kalan (NG) and Banda.
b) DRIVER LOBBY-
Driver Lobby for Diesel Drivers is located at Allahabad, Chheoki, Gwalior and Banda.