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Vijay Karia’s Ravin Group bags Rs 50 crore order to supply specialized fire survival cables to the longest tunnel of over 9 km length in the Katra Dharam section, nearest to world’s highest rail bridge – Chenab Bridge

Udhampur – Srinagar – Baramulla Rail Link (USBRL) Project is a National Project to provide rail connectivity from rest of the country to Kashmir

Mumbai, 6th October, 2021: Ravin Group announced recently that they will be supplying specialized fire survival cables for the prestigious Indian Railways’ Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla Rail Link which had been declared as a National Project in 2020. Ravin has been chosen as the preferred partner for the expertise, technical prowess, product knowledge and the experience of the company.

Ravin will be providing 33 kV and 11 kV Medium Voltage specialised fire survival cables along with Low voltage cables and control cables to the longest tunnel (T13) which has an approximate length of 9.3 km, located in the Katra-Dharam section which is nearest to the world’s highest Chenab bridge.

Project Cost: Rs 19,565 crore (The entire 326-km long rail project). The estimated order value for cables to Ravin Group is around Rs 50 crore.

The entire project will be 272 km in length from Udhampur to Baramulla, joining the beautiful valley of Kashmir with the rest of India. Project comprises of 38 Tunnels and 927 Bridges. There will be 17 tunnels aggregating a length of 46.1 kms, out of which Tunnel No.13 is the longest. It comprises of 86% of route in tunnels, 9% of route on bridges and balance 5% of route in cuttings and embankments. Konkan Railway had made 164km of roads including road tunnels and many temporary Bailey bridges. 

Commenting on the development, Mr Vijay Karia – Chairman & Managing Director, Ravin Group said, “We are always committed to provide our consumers with safe and advanced technology with a greater range of cables. We are thankful to Indian Railways and Tata Group for showing the trust in us. It is a matter of pride to be associated with such a prestigious project. We continuously aim to improve our products and fulfil the customer expectation by providing products that are best in-class, quality and services.”

According to the Railway Ministry, the budget of the USBRL Project for the year 2021-22 is Rs 4200 crore. Declared as a National Project in 2020, it is expected to be completed in April 2023.

About Ravin Group

Ravin Group, established in the year 1950, is one of India’s fastest growing business groups. The group comprises of companies managing diverse business interests in the power and energy sector. The Ravin Group management board comprises of highly qualified professionals with significant expertise in various markets and have been pioneers of change in the industry.

The Group’s values of Sustainability, Integrity and Innovation propel it to perform and excel in all spheres of activity. Ravin Group offers comprehensive solutions across 5 verticals such as Manufacturing, Renewable Energy, EHV & Accessories, Trading, EPC Services in the fields of renewables, cable laying, cable jointing and termination, sub – stations etc.

The group’s focused approach towards project management enables the creation of world class projects and innovative solutions. With proven technical prowess in handling mega projects and superior project management expertise, the Group has powered infrastructure development in over  countries.

Over the past decade Ravin Group with its motto of Evolving and Electrifying has been instrumental in bringing new technology into the cable and allied industries, enhancing the industry knowledge base.

Quality determines success at Ravin Group. Continuous process improvements are carried out to ensure complete satisfaction of the customer and market requirements.

Today the group operates with four building blocks as its philosophy – Quality, Reliability & dependability, Timeliness of execution, Customer satisfaction.

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