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Welcome to Research Directorate


Role of Research Directorate:

Key activities of Research Directorate includes R&D Projects, Specification related Projects, Establishment of R&D Centers, Technology Mission for Indian Railways (TMIR), MoU activity with foreign institutes, Apex level Meeting (On behalf of DG/RDSO) & ISO Cell


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Brief achievement in last one year:

  • Recognition under “One Nation One Standard” Scheme of BIS
  • Centers for Railway Research at IIT-Kharagpur
  • Identification of R&D Projects with Academia


Current assignment in hand:

  • Measurement of vertical and lateral forces coming on the rails of straight track in in-situ condition, in different sections on Indian Railway.
  • Design and Development of Fibre Bragg Grating (FBG) based Wheel impact load detector (WILD) system
  • Centers for Railway Research (CRRs) at IITs (Kanpur, Roorkee & madras)
  • Technology Mission for Indian Railways (TMIR)
  • Centre of Excellence for Bogie Design


Source : WELCOME TO RDSO CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 22-09-2021  

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