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Traction Distribution (TRD) Branch

The TRD organisation in an arm of electrical branch . The organisation was formed in October 1992.

It was set up mainly to meet the tough gradient section transport of freight and passenger service, which is essentially needed in efficient working of this division 

This organisation has benefited the railways by :

  • Reduction of operating Expenditure

  • Reduction of Foreign Exchange on Diesel

  • Heavy negotiating torque at high speed which will result in reduction of running time.

  • Facility for running of EMU and MEMU service to meet the demand of Suburban traffic

  • Nullifies pollution by 100 % and eco friendly

Source : South Western Railway CMS Team Last Reviewed : 14-03-2012  

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