Diesel Loco Modernisation Works

Diesel Loco Modernisation Works

About Diesel Loco Modernisation Works

Diesel Loco Modernisation Works (डीजल लोको आधुनिकीकरण निर्माण) is simply abbreviated as “DMW” is formerly known as “Diesel Component Works”. It headquartered at Patiala in Punjab. Diesel Component Works has established in the year 1981 in order to extend the life of service of Diesel Locomotive Works. It is also one of the Production Units of Railways of India.

Diesel Locomotive Works Varanasi
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Diesel Loco Modernisation Works, Patiala Manufactures

The following are the manufactures of Diesel Loco Modernisation Works, Patiala:

  • It manufactures and supplies components of high quality and sub-assemblies as spares
  • For the Diesel Locomotives maintenance system, the unit exchange system will remanufacture the critical assemblies
  • It manufactures the components hitherto of Railways of India.
  • It rebuilds the power packs and locomotives and modifies them in steady condition.
DMW Patiala
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DMW New Initiatives

The following are the brand new projects launched by Diesel Loco Modernisation Works, Patiala:

  • Firstly, Multi-Gen Set Locomotive Manufacturing
  • Secondly, EFI (Electronic Fuel Injection) System in Alco Locomotives
  • Thirdly, Three Phase AC Motors of EMD Locomotives overhauling
  • APU Fitment (Auxiliary Power Unit)
  • CCB System Fitment (Computer Controlled Brake)
  • EMD Locomotives
  • HP Multi Genset Locomotives
  • On Alco Locomotive CRDI (Common Rail Direct Injection) Fuel system fitment
  • 03 phase AC Traction Motors
  • LNG
  • New Generation Power Packs
  • Lastly, Miller Timing Camshaft and Turbo-superchargers
डीजल लोको आधुनिकीकरण निर्माण
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The above few brand new projects launched by Diesel Loco Modernisation Works, Patiala can explain briefly in the following:

EMD Locomotives

In order to manufacture thirty EMD Locomotives by Diesel-Loco Modernisation Works, Patiala from 2017 to 2018 onwards

HP Multi Genset Locomotives

In order to manufacture 3600/4000 HP Multi Genset Locomotives by Diesel-Loco Modernisation Works, Patiala

03 phase AC Traction Motors

In order to develop the brand new facilities of 03 phase AC Traction Motors for locomotives of EMD

LNG

In order to manufacture locomotives of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

New Generation Power Packs

In order to achieve standards of low emission and efficiency of high fuel the brand New Generation Power Packs are manufactured

Miller Timing Camshaft and Turbo-superchargers

In order to achieve the further saving of SFC by 2% and the reduction in emissions ( NOx) level by 20% the miller timing Camshaft and Turbo-superchargers fitment can be done

DMW Patiala Apprentice

The Diesel Loco Modernisation Works (डीजल लोको आधुनिकीकरण निर्माण) of Indian Railways invites the applicants for the posts of DMW Patiala Apprentice in different trades.

Diesel Component Works
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Important Details of Diesel Loco Modernisation Works, Patiala

  • DMW Patiala Website: http://www.dmw.indianrailways.gov.in
  • Diesel Loco Modernisation Works, Patiala Helpline Number: 9779582003
  • Honorable Railways of India Minister: Sri Piyush Goyal