The HFCL Railway Business unit serves the mainline and urban rail sectors of India by the provision of telecom solutions in conjunction with providers of signaling solutions. HFCL has been selected to provide solutions for projects being developed by the Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited as well as by Indian Railways.
HFCL has tie ups with global majors in railway and metro signaling solutions and is geared to indigenize products as needed in the future. The HFCL Railway Business team has vast experience in the Railway and Metro sectors, across a range of disciplines with its team members having worked in the Railways and in international companies that are leaders in the Railway and Metro sectors.
The Indian Railways and the urban Metro corporations have announced major plans for private sector participation in manufacture and supply of signaling equipment as well as in rolling stock. HFCL is gearing itself to participate in this new business opportunity with a view to being a contributor in the “Make in India” initiatives launched by the Government of India.The key areas of interest for HFCL in the Railway and Metro sectors are:
- Telecom solutions
- Signaling solutions
- Electronic components for both telecom and signaling
- Electronic components and sub-assemblies for rolling stock
- Execution of turnkey projects in telecom and signaling