Locomotive Operations (as on 01.02.2023)
The vision of Locomotive Operations is to run Coaching and Goods Trains safely, efficiently and maintaining punctuality.
This wing of Loco Operations Cater crew for all trains plying in all divisions of SCR viz, SC, BZA, GTL, GNT, HYB & NED.Types of train services in SCR areRajdhani, Shatabadi, Superfast, Mail & Express, Passenger, MEMU/DEMU, MMTS, Freight trains and Departmental trains.
Diesel Locomotives of 11 types WAM3A, WDM3D, WDM3F, WDG3A, WDG4, WDG4D, WDP4, WDP4B, WDP4D, WDP1, WDS6 are operated.
Electric Locomotives of 14 types WAM4, WAP1, WAP4, WAP5, WAP7, WAG5, WAG7, WAG9, WAG9H, WAG9HC, & new locos WAG11, WAG12B, WAG9HH, WAG9HC, WAP7HS are operated in SCR.
Maintenance of trip inspections of locomotives.
Cadre consists of different categories of Running staff viz, ALP, Loco Pilot (shunter), Loco Pilot (Goods), Loco Pilot (Passenger), Loco Pilot (Mail & Express) andalso Running supervisors such as Crew Controllers, Traction/Power controllers, Chief Loco Inspectors.
Traction Training for all Running Staff (Initial, promotional, conversion & periodical refresher trainings) are given at various training centres viz, Electric Traction Training Centre (ETTC/BZA), Diesel Traction Training Centre (DTTC/GTL & DTTC/KZJ).
For safety all Running Staff are given training at Zonal Railway Training Institute (ZRTI/MLY).
Imparting simulator trainings to staff at ETTC/BZA for Electric Loco operations and DTTC/KGP & DTTC/UBL for Diesel Loco operations.
Facilities for Staff
- 39 Running Rooms are available for Running Staff to avail rest at outstation.
WAG12B type of locomotives introduced in system, crew are given training for operation of this type of locomotives.
In view of COVID-19 pandemic, contact less sign ON/OFF (Chalak Dal) for running staff was introduced.
Source : South Central Railway CMS Team Last Reviewed : 07-02-2023