About Indian Railways Production Units
Indian Railways Production Units (भारतीय रेलवे उत्पादन इकाइयां) performs the tasks of the following rolling stock and components of rolling stock. These railway manufacturing units in India export the components of rolling stock to the following countries Bangladesh, Hungary, Central Asain Countries, Burma, Sri Lanka, East Africa, East Asian Countries and many more. The Production Units on Indian Railways come under mechanical department which produces the different types of components of rolling stock
IR Production Units
The following are the IR Production Units:
- Firstly, CLW
- Secondly, DLW
- Thirdly, ICF
The above IR Production Units can explain briefly in the following:
A CLW stands for “Chittaranjan Locomotive Works” has named after the great leader, statesmen and also freedom fighter “Deshbandhu Chittaranjan Das”. On the republic day i.e, 26th Jan of 1950 the Chittaranjan Locomotive Works has established. It is the Indian railway engine manufacturing plants which manufacture the following steam locomotives, diesel locomotives, electric locomotives etc. It is located at Chittaranjan of WB
A DLW stands for “Diesel Locomotive Works” is established in the year 23rd Apr of 1956 by the 01st Indian President Late Dr. Rajendra Prasad. It is the Indian diesel train engine which manufactures the following diesel locomotives, electric locomotives etc. It is located at Varanasi of UP
An ICF stand for “Integral Coach Factory” is inaugurated by 01st Indian Prime Minister Late Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru in the year 02nd Oct of 1962. It manufactures designs and also produces the special types of coaches for the Indian Rlys. It is located at Chennai of TN.
An RCF stand for “Rail Coach Factory” is one of the railway factories in India which manufactures the unit of coaches established in the year 1986. It is located at Kapurthala of Punjab.
An RWF stands for “Rail Wheel Factory” is an IR manufacturing unit of wheels and also axles located at Bangalore of Karnataka
A DLMW stand for “Diesel Loco Modernization Works” is located at Patiala of Punjab. It established in the year 24th Oct 1981.