1.No fresh tenders for the subject work shall be invited by the Zonal railways with M/s Inweld Canada’s technology till further instructions.
2.All the tenders already invited by the railways with Inweld Canada’s technology should be reviewed and only those works which are decided inescapable by PCEs shall be finalized with the technology of M/s Inweld Canada.
All existing instructions on reconditioning of switches and crossings compiled by RDSO circulated emphasizing that decision regarding which type of electrode/technology is to be used under what circumstances/condition is to be taken at CTE’s level based upon techno-economic considerations.
Source : Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 01-10-2014
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