ELECTRIC LOCO SHED KAZIPET
ØShed was sanctioned for homing of 100 locomotives in 1998.
ØThe Shed construction started in 2002 and trip shed was inaugurated in November-2004. Main shed commissioned on 01.03.2008
ØAugmentation works of homing capacity from 100 locos to 125 locos under progress.
ØDetailed estimate for augmentation works of homing capacity from 125-175 sanctioned vide PB 670/16-17 is under progress
MILESTONES OF THE SHED
ØFoundation stone of Shed Laid on 18/7/2002
ØInspection shed Inaugurated by Hon’ble GM/SCR on 14/10/2004
ØMember Electrical Inspected shed on 25/11/2004
ØCommissioning of Heavy Lifting bay on 31/3/2007
ØCommissioning of ML and LL bays on 01/03/2008
ØAchieved the best Efficiency shield in 2009-2010 & 2013-14(Sharing).
ACTIVITIES OF THE SHED
ØMinor schedules IA, IB, IC
ØMajor schedules AOH & IOH
ØTRIP schedules & yard attentions of foreign locos
ØTower car AOH schedules
ØUn schedule repairs of all locos and
ØNight stabling Inspection of two MEMU rakes.
Total maintenance staff strength
Available man power per loco
Indian railway average
*Trip shed account
ØThis shed is holding unique 160 WAG7 type locomotives which is considered as work horse of Indian Railways.
ØHave Lowest man power ratio 2.56 Men/Loco compared to all full-fledged working Electric Loco sheds over Indian railways.
ELS/KZJ as a destination for trials of advanced technology equipment before propagate over Indian railways.
DPWCS (Distributed power wireless control system):At ELS/KZJ 12 locos i.e.6sets are provided with DPWCS system. These 5 sets are working in push pull mode since commissioning in KTPS-BDCR-RUSG-MUGR section of SC division. One set yet to be commissioned.
TCAS: 20 Locos of ELS/KZJ are provided with TCAS(Train Collision Avoided System) on trail basis. These locos are under extensive trails by RDSO in SNF-VKB-TDU-Kirunguntla section of SC division for further proliferation over Indian railways.