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Electric Loco Shed

उत्तर मध्‍य रेलवे

North Central Railway

बिजली विभाग

Electrical Department


Electric Loco Sheds

There are two Electric Loco Sheds in NCR-

Electric Loco Shed, Kanpur:

The Electric Loco Shed, Kanpur was established in 1965 with the Electrification of Mughalsarai-Kanpur section. The shed has started functioning with a meager holding of 11 imported WAM-1 type locomotives for Passenger services. Present holding of the shed is 204 locomotives (48-WAP4, 153-WAG7 & 3-WAM4).

Electric Loco Shed, Kanpur is known for its glorious history in past & has been year marked as front liner for other sheds too. Presently, 204 locomotives of shed are being innovatively maintained by administrative officers, supervisor and staff.

Electric Loco Shed, Kanpur is celebrating 2015-16 as Golden Jubilee year & ready to enter in new era. 

Electric Loco Shed, Jhansi:

Electric Loco Shed, Jhansi designed for a holding of 100 locos was established in 1987 with an initial holding of 17 locos.  Present holding of the shed is 207 locomotives i.e. 90 WAG/7 (45 BHEL & 45 CLW make) and 117 WAG/5 (74 BHEL & 43 CLW make) locomotive. This includes 45 Nos. newly built BHEL make WAG/7 locos and 09 no. CLW make WAG-7 loco added to the fleet. These newly received locomotives are having some special features viz., Crew Friendly Cab with FRP cabinet for Driver Desk and Air conditioning & Stick type Master Controller.

ELS/JHS was the first shed in Indian Railways to acquire three prestigious International Standards viz., ISO-14001:2004, OHSAS-18001 & ISO-9001:2008 together.

Source : North Central Railways / Indian Railways Portal CMS Team Last Reviewed : 22-07-2015  

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