Perambur (PER): Integral Coach Factory, Chennai, has achieved the best ever production during 2014-2015 by manufacturing 1,704 coaches, thus surpassing the target of 1,696 coaches, according to a press release.
Production of coaches consists of 44 variants. This includes manufacturing of 239 diesel electric multiple units, 283 air-conditioned coaches, 65 LHB coaches, 693 sleeper coaches and 170 SLR coaches.
ICF was selected as the best production unit in Indian Railways for best overall performance in 2014-15 with an award to be given by the Railway Minister at Guwahati on April 13.
ICF is bagging this award for the second consecutive year, the release said.