BHUBANESWAR: With a view to providing less manpower and economic path utilisation, East Coast Railway has run 3 train rakes at a time on an experimental basis for the first time. The length of complete train was about 2000 meter long.
The train consisting of 147 Wagons, 03 Brake/Guard Vans and 04 Engines was planned to run on experimental basis between Godbhaga and Balangir Stations in Sambalpur Railway Division. The first rake of 45 Flat Wagons loaded with Containers and the second & third empty rakes of 51 Alumina Containers each are going towards Visakhapatnam Port.
Running of this train on experimental basis has utilised less manpower, run on a single Signal and Single Closure of Level Crossings.