BEML bags Rs 747-cr order from Delhi Metro

Bangalore, July 18:  BEML Ltd, a public sector unit under the Ministry of Defence, has bagged fresh order worth Rs 747 crore for manufacture and supply of 92 sets of standard gauge metro cars.

The order is for the Phase III, RS-9 Project of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRCL). “The new order will boost the present order book position of BEML to Rs 6,400 crore,” the company said in a press release.

In addition, major orders for manufacture and supply of standard gauge driverless metro cars for MRTS Phase-III project from DMRC and orders for mainline passenger coaches and stainless steel suburban trains are in the pipeline.