Hyderabad: On 24 August, Mr. DVS Raju, Chief Electrical Inspector, Government of India (CEIG) for Hyderabad Metro Rail Project, has inspected 33kV and 415V indoor substations in four Hyderabad Metro Rail stations from Madhura Nagar, Yousufguda, Jubilee Hills Rd: No 5 and Jubilee Check Post. These stations are part of Corridor-III (Ameerpet to Hitech City stretch) of the Hyderabad Metro Rail Project.
This inspection is a part of the process for according the sanction for Energisation of stations which will facilitate the testing & commissioning activities of Railway Systems like Signalling, Telecommunications and Automatic Fare Collection etc. in this section.
The above Metro Rail Stations receive power at 33 kV voltage from 132/33/25 kV Receiving Substation (RSS) located at Yousufguda and Uppal.
After the inspection Mr. DVS Raju, CEIG said, “Commissioning of these Auxiliary Substations in Metro stations will further boost the progress and hasten up the completion of Metro Rail section between Ameerpet and Jubilee Check Post of Corridor-III.”
Mr. KVB Reddy, MD & CEO, LTMRHL stated, “This is an important development for Corridor-III (Ameerpet to Hitech City stretch). The commissioning of these Four Stations (Madhura Nagar to Jubilee Check Post) auxiliary power supply is made available from Ameerpet to Jubilee Check Post covering under Corridor-III.”
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