Press release

CMRS GIVES HIS CERTIFICATION TO LUCKNOW METRO

Shri SatishKumar Pandey,Commissioner Metro Railway Safety (CMRS) today gave his certification to Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) for commencing the revenue/commercial operations of its Metro services for public ridership.

The Commissioner Metro Rail Safety gave his approval to LMRC after inspecting the trial run of Metro train at the maximum operating speed of 80 kmph. The inspection was carried out today by him along with senior LMRC officials by running the train from the ...Read more

TBM ‘GANGA’ ALSO ACHIEVES TUNNELING BREAKTHROUGH TADAY; LOAD TESTING ALSO COMMENCES ON THE AWADH ROTARY STEEL SPAN

Just a day after of Tunnelling Breakthrough of Lucknow Metro’s first Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) ‘Gomti’, toady (i.e. 08.08.2017) Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) has also achieved second Tunnelling Breakthrough of TBM ‘Ganga’ at Hazratganj near Sahu Cinema.
On 07th August, 2017 LMRC had achieved the breakthrough of TBM ‘Gomti” at the LMRC site near Sahu Cinema, Hazratganj where this UPLINE TBM emerged out of a shaft after creating 812 meters long tunnel in the capita...Read more

LMRC ACHIEVES “Breakthrough” of Tunnel Boring Machine “GOMTI”

Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) today successfully achieved the breakthrough of TBM-Gomti near Sahu Cinema in Hazratganj in 6 1/2 months due to the hardwork and commitment of Lucknow Metro Project team.With this ‘breakthrough’, Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation has achieved one of the biggest milestones in form of completion of first TBM drive in the construction of underground Metro in the state of Uttar Pradesh.

The state of the art onboard computerized tunnel guidance s...Read more

LMRC STARTS OHE MAST ERECTION IN THE TRANSPORT NAGAR TO CHAUDHARY CHARAN SINGH AIRPORT METRO STATION STRETCH

Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) has now started the work for installing 25 KV over head traction between the Transport Nagar and the Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport Metro station stretch. For this, the Over Head Electrification (OHE) masts are being erected successively on the elevated viaduct between this stretch.

The OHE mast erection is being done simultaneously with the installation of U-Girders in the section. It is being done to expedite the process and complete it earl...Read more

PRINCIPAL SECRETARY (HOUSING & PLANNING), GOVT. OF UP VISITS LUCKNOW METRO RAIL CORPORATION (LMRC)

Shri Mukul Singhal, Principal Secretary, Department of Housing & Planning, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh today visited Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) and reviewed the progress of the Lucknow Metro Rail Project with regards to the commissioning of the Metro ‘Priority Corridor’ in the coming days.

The Principal Secretary was accompanied by Shri Kumar Keshav, Managing Director, Lucknow Metro who explained him LMRC’s overall operational preparedness with respect to the start of...Read more

LUCKNOW METRO: TBM- GANGA ALSO REACHES HAZRATGANJ

Just about a month after TBM- Gomti (UP line) reached Hazratganj , the second TBM working on Down line has also reached below the MG Marg in Hazratganj. The total length of the 5.8m dia tunnel from Sachivalaya underground metro station to Hazratganj underground metro station on Down line is 783 m, out of which only 38 m now remains to be completed.

The tunneling in this stretch posed enormous technical challenge for LMRC officials as the route passes beneath some highly congested...Read more

AMBASSADOR OF FRANCE TO INDIA VISITS LUCKNOW METRO

His Excellency Mr. Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India today came for a visit to Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC). He visited the Transport Nagar Metro Depot where he was welcomed by Shri Kumar Keshav, Managing Director; other Directors and senior officials of the Corporation.
Mr. Ziegler first visited the Workshop Cum Inspection Bay Line at the Depot where he saw the Lucknow Metro Rolling Stock (Metro Train) and the world class maintenance facilities available at the ...Read more

LMRC AWARDED WITH ISO & OHSAS CERTIFICATIONS WHILE CELEBRATING THE WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, 2017

While celebrating the World Environment Day, 2017 today; Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) has been awarded with the International Organisation for Standardization (ISO) 14001: 2004 & the Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS) 18001: 2007 certificates in recognition of the organisation’s integrated management system which complies with the ISO & OHSAS standards and requirements.
The scope of activities covered by these certificates includes the civil construction wor...Read more

LMRC TODAY COMMISSIONS THE AUTOMATIC TRAIN WASHING PLANT

Lucknow Metro today successfully commissioned the Automatic Train Washing Plant that has been built at the Transport Nagar Metro Depot. Through this facility, the Metro trains entering or exiting the Depot can be cleaned automatically at the ramp using remote control from the Operation Control Centre located inside the Depot.
The washing plant has rotating plastic brush to clean the side wall of train. The trains are first wet using recycled water and are then scrubbed automatically by th...Read more

ADDITIONAL SECRETARY, MOUD VISITS LUCKNOW METRO

Shri Durga Shanker Mishra, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) today visited the Lucknow Metro Rail Project.He was accompanied by Mr. Kumar Keshav, Managing Director, Lucknow Metro and other senior officials of Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC).
The Additional Secretary first visited the Transport Nagar Metro station and oversaw the concourse, platform, Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) entry/exit gate, lift, escalator, Ticket Operating Machine (TOM), customer car...Read more