Nov 23: Avantha Group Company CG Power and Industrial Solutions Ltd on Thursday said that it has bagged an order of Rs 111 crore from Indian Railways for Drive Propulsion System of Electric Loco at Chittaranjan Locomotive Works.
According to the company, its Drive Propulsion System comprises of IGBT based traction converter, auxiliary converter, TCN based vehicle control unit and driver display unit which helps to run trains efficiently at a higher speed with reduced energy consumption.
“The order is significant to Indian Railways capacity enhancement plans and meets the demand for electric loco products with an emphasis on propulsion system. This opens up huge opportunities for CG especially in electric locomotives,” the company said.
Based in Mumbai, CG Power and Industrial Solutions Ltd (formerly Crompton Greaves Ltd) is a major player in the management and application of electrical energy. CG is an approved supplier of electrical products such as transformer, traction motors and drive propulsion system and has continuously focused on aligning itself with the requirements of Indian Railways.