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East West Metro
West Bengal  /  Published 05.03.20

Metro pillars go smart and green

Pillars of the East West Metro viaduct near the Biswa Bangla Gate are getting a green cover. Various shades of green punctuated in places by beet red have made vibrant what till the other day were bla...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.20

Engineer’s transport tip: Go underground

Calcutta should shift more of its transport and other infrastructure underground to clear the city of congestion, an engineer said at a conference on sustainable infrastructure development on Tuesday....
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.02.20

East-West Metro tunnel work stalled

The tunnel-boring work of East-West Metro was stalled on Friday, hours after fresh cracks were spotted on some buildings in Chaitan Sen Lane in Bowbazar.The lane is close to Gour De Lane, where a numb...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.02.20

Cracks in houses on East-West Metro tunnel route

A few houses in Chaiten Sen Lane of Bowbazar that stand in the way of East- West Metro’s tunnel-boring machine, which has resumed digging underground, developed fresh cracks on the walls on Thursday...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.20

Plan for Sealdah pathways

The East-West Metro authorities have requested police to close the two pedestrian pathways around Sealdah station for two years to facilitate the boring of a tunnel from Bowbazar to the station.The tu...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.20

Sync trial at Phoolbagan

Phoolbagan has become the city’s first underground Metro station with full-length platform screen doors, from the floor to the ceiling.The screen doors at Phoolbagan station are around 2.5 metres hi...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.20

6-hourly checks for Metro tunnel work

Checks for cracks in buildings on the tunnel route of East-West Metro between Bowbazar and Sealdah and soil subsidence will be carried out every six hours, engineers said on Friday.The tunnel-boring m...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.20

Another 10 months to East-West Metro corridor

Underground tunnelling work for the East West Metro corridor is likely to take 10 more months to be completed, as a key machine has been damaged beyond repair, an international expert committee appoin...
By PTI in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 20.02.20

East-West Metro: cracks in houses marked

The East-West Metro authorities marked cracks on some of the buildings in Chaitan Sen Lane in Bowbazar on Thursday so that new ones can be identified if they develop when the tunnel-boring machine mov...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.02.20

The Metro chugs off, finally...

Debut DossierFirst train from Sector V-end: 174 passengers First train from Stadium-end: 102 passengers Total passenger count on Day 1: 13,495Revenue generated on Day 1: Rs 1,31,130Busiest station on ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Calcutta


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