IPRCL

  • In order to execute the last mile connectivity rail connectivity and internal rail projects of the Major Ports more effectively and efficiently a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) – The Indian Port Rail Corporation (IPRC) is incorporated under the Companies Act 2013, under the administrative control of the Ministry of Shipping, Government of India.
  • 90% of the paid-up equity of the company has been provided by the 11 Major Ports and 10% by the Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL). The Authorized Capital of the company is Rs. 500 Crore and Paid-up Capital is Rs. 100 Crore. It is also proposed that IPRCL may raise funding from Multilateral / Bi-lateral agencies and other financial institutions in future.
  • The work of the SPV will result in substantial reduction in dwell time of cargo at Ports and bring down the overall logistic cost for trade.
  • IPRCL has already started operations and has so far commenced works for 10 (ten) projects. List of these 10 works is attached.
  • Detailed Project reports (DPRs) of three works are finalized and bids have been invited and are under finalization. DPRs of another 13 works are under preparation/finalization.
  • Cost of all the works with IPRCL is Rs 6000 Crores approximately.

Contact Details

Indian Port Rail Corporation Limited,
4th Floor, Nirman Bhavan, Mumbai Port Trust Building, M.P Road, Mazgaon (E), Mumbai - 400010

List of Projects (Works commenced)

List of Projects (Works commenced)
Sl. No. Name of project Port Completion Timeline Cost in Lakhs INR
1 Upgradation of the Track Nos. 10,12,14, 16, 18,19,20,21, 22 and 23 at EJC yard (10 Km) Kolkata Port Trust Combined Target of Completion; Year 2017-18 3500
2 Modernization and up-gradation of the existing railway network (4 Km) 900
3 Providing railway track between Marshalling Yard and Hare Island(12 Km) V.O. Chidambaranar Port Trust Target of Completion; Year 2018-19 7200
4 Laying of new railway track at west of western yard I and laying paving block loading Platform (6 Km) Chennai Port Trust Target of Completion; Year 2017-18 1300
5 Providing direct connection between OEC and Western sector joining at NAD curve from E.Co. Railway (6 Km) Visakhapatnam Port Trust Target of Completion; Year 2017-18 1750
6 Connection of dead end line at North of R& D yard to Eastern Grid (Third line) from East Coast Railways (4 Km) Visakhapatnam Port Trust Target of Completion; Year 2017-18 950
7 Up-gradation of Platform no.2 & 3 in the Port Marshalling yard (CTR= 3 Km) New Mangalore Port Trust Combined Target of Completion; Year 2017-18 800
8 Up-gradation of Railway Line 1 &2 (CTR-3 Km)
9 Rail Connectivity to 4th Terminal being developed by BMCTPL (PSA) (5 Km) Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust Target of Completion; Year 2017-18 (PMC by IPRCL) 5000 (Cost of PMC;500)
10 3rd Line between Jasai and JNPT (12 Km) Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust Target of Completion; Year 2018-19 12600
      Total 34000