Screen Reader Access Skip to Main Content Font Size   Increase Font size Normal Font Decrease Font size
Indian Railway main logo
Search :
Find us on Facebook   Find us on Twitter Find us on Youtube View Content in Hindi
National Emblem of India

About Us

IR Personnel

News & Recruitment

Tenders & Notices

Vendor Information

Public Services

Contact Us

About Us
            Coach Mid Life Rehabilitation Workshop, Jhansi

Bookmark Mail this page Print this page
Coach Mid Life Rehabilitation Workshop, Jhansi


Inaugurated by the then Chairman, Railway Board, Mr Arunendra Kumar  the Coach MLR Workshop came into existence on 31.10.2014 . Spread across 32 acres, the coach MLR workshop established in Jhansi is the second largest coach factory after Bhopal in its category.. With the overall setup cost amounting to `117.66 Cr, It is targeted toconvert 250 old coaches into new per year for Indian Railways.

For early and effective operationalisation of the workshop, proposals for creation of about 993 Non-gazetted and 11 Gazetted posts were submitted to Railway Board. 

So far, Railway Board has communicated sanction of 300 posts of technical categories in Gr ’C’ and have ordered transfer of 216 vacant posts of technicians of any categories in lowest recruitment grade @ 24 each from 9 Zonal Railways. Against options received and accepted in respect of 237 staff only 85 staff have joined till date. Shop has started functioning with this meagre strength.


Compact shop with uniflow of coaches as work areas are planned to eliminate backtracking.

Support Shops closer to the main shops with uniflow of subassemblies in constituent shop.

Futuristic layout with capability to handle LHB coaches.

Designed capacity of 250 coaches with scope for future expansion to 500 coaches with minimal inputs.

No turnouts inside the shop to avoid track maintenance and derailments.

Escape line and multiple access with strategic location of surface traversers to facilitate placement of coaches and avoid congestion.

Shunting engine not required inside the shop for inter shop movement of coaches. Movement with the help of tractor shunter and surface traverser.

Neat and clean shops with wall to wall area paved to facilitate material flow and storages.

State of the art machines.

The layout was prepared by NCR after studying layouts of new coach workshops on   Indian Railways and the layout of MLR Jhansi has now been standardized by CAMTECH.This layout was further certified by Interfleet, UK, a consultancy firm.

Source : North Central Railways / Indian Railways Portal CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 29-03-2019  

  Admin Login | Site Map | Contact Us | RTI | Disclaimer | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy Valid CSS! Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict

© 2016  All Rights Reserved.

This is the Portal of Indian Railways, developed with an objective to enable a single window access to information and services being provided by the various Indian Railways entities. The content in this Portal is the result of a collaborative effort of various Indian Railways Entities and Departments Maintained by CRIS, Ministry of Railways, Government of India.