India and Italy Sign an MOU in Rail Sector for Technical Cooperation (Download PDF)

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India and Italy signed an agreement recently. It is for improving safety standards in railways. FS Group a Government Company of Italy managing Italian railway sector has signed a MoU for technical cooperation in rail sector with Indian railways.

India and Italy Sign an MOU in Rail Sector

India and Italy Sign an MOU in Rail Sector

India and Italy Sign an MOU in Rail Sector

Highlights

  • Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane Group (FS Group) a Government Company of Italy managing Italian railway sector has signed a MoU for technical cooperation in rail sector in areas safety in train operations.
  • MoU includes

    • safety audit of Indian Railways and
    • measures required for enhancing safety in train operation
    • Assessment and certification of advanced technology based safety products
    • systems to Safety Integrity Level (SIL4)
    • Training and competency development with focus of safety
    • Modern trends in Maintenance and diagnostic etc.
  • MoU comes in backdrop of emphasis given by Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu Minister of Railways, Govt. of India on safety in railway operation.

About Ferrovie Dello Stato Italiane Group

Official logo of the Italian Railways

Official Logo of the Italian Railways

Official logo of the Italian Railways

  • Industry: Rail transport
  • Founded: 21 April 1905
  • Headquarters: Rome, Italy
  • Products: Passenger and rail freight transport, rail infrastructure management, financial services
  • It is a fully owned company of the Italian Government working in the Railway Sector and is under Ministry of Treasure, Itlay.
  • The Group, with its technical and managerial railway expertise, widely recognized at international level.
  • It is one of most advanced worldwide player in many fields, such as design and realization of High Speed and Conventional Lines, Safety Systems, Certification, Training and Operation and Maintenance.
  • It has been working in 5 continents, in more than 60 countries, with branches in: Abu Dhabi, Riad, Muscat, Doha, Istanbul, Alger, and Bucharest.
India and Italy Sign an MOU in Rail Sector, details of MoU

India and Italy Sign an MOU in Rail Sector, Details of MoU

India and Italy Sign an MOU in Rail Sector, details of MoU

- Published/Last Modified on: March 17, 2017

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