Mumbai Division carried out important infrastructure work of FOBs and ROBs during the lockdown and unlock. Mumbai Division of Central Railway has completed important infrastructure work during the lockdown and unlock period. The amount of work it has done at 45 locations would have required many traffic blocks and impact on some trains running during a normal period.
New foot overbridges (4 nos)
The work of new foot overbridges (FOB) at 4 locations viz. Kurla-Sion (Swadeshi Mill), Dombivali, Thakurli and Titwala.
Dismantling of old Foot over bridges (5 nos)
The work of dismantling of distressed 2 steel spans of Foot Over Bridge at Vadala Road, one span of FOB at Ambarnath, one span at Ambivli, 2 spans at Atgaon, two spans of more than 100-year-old FOB at Vasind railway station were carried out.
Major Repairing work of Foot over bridges
The repairing work of 32-foot overbridges at 28 stations ie CSMT, Sandhurst Road, Byculla (2), Parel, Dadar, Sion, Mulund (2), Thane, Kalva(2), King’s Circle(2), Panvel (2), Ulhasnagar, Badlapur, Khadavali, Vasind, Asangaon, Igatpuri, Bhiwandi Road, Khaman Road, Kharbav, Juchandra, Nilje, Dativali, Taloja, Kalamboli, Chauk and Mohope were carried out successfully.
Repairing of Road Over Bridges
Repairing of a road over bridges Khardi, Umbermali, Shilphata and British era Waldhuni Road overbridge at Kalyan completed successfully.
Recently, new steel ‘Open Web Girder’ for Patripul Road Over Bridge was launched successfully across busy railway tracks. The Patripul Road Over Bridge, built in 1914 between Kalyan and Dombivli, which was dismantled sometime back.
Optimum utilisation of manpower during the lockdown, effective utilisation of limited resources and machinery and duly observing norms of COVID19 all above work carried out successfully.