DFCCIL’s Vision

 

Overarching vision of DFCCIL is to

  • Reduce unit cost of transportation by speeding up freight train operations and higher productivity
  • Increase rail share in freight market by providing customized logistics services
  • Create additional rail infrastructure to cater to level of transport demand

DFCCIL envisions to develop the section as an iconic project with private sector participation which would help in driving the establishment of industrial corridors and logistic parks along its alignment. Further, the project is also envisaged to boost the logistics sector by providing efficient transport logistic solutions and associated logistics services to the customers which would in turn help in boosting the economy.

DFCCIL’s Strategy

 

DFCCIL proposes that the private player to be responsible for designing, constructing, and financing the project for a concession period (including construction period of 5 years) of 20 years on Annuity Model. DFCCIL’s strategy is to:

  • Offer reliable, efficient cargo handling services and infrastructure for rail freight movement
  • Set up Multimodal logistic parks along the DFC to provide complete transport solution to customers
  • Support the government’s initiatives toward ecological sustainability by encouraging users to adopt railways as the most environment friendly mode for transportation

DFCCIL’s Commitments

 

  • Sonnagar-Gomoh Section of EDFC is backed by guarantee for Annuity Payments
  • 90% of land to be available at Bid Stage / 98% of the land would be ensured at the time of signing of Concession Agreement
  • Environmental and Forest clearance would be procured by DFCCIL before signing of Agreement

Sonnagar – Gomoh Section has support and commitment both from Ministry of Railways and DFCCIL. Overarching vision of DFCCIL is to Reduce unit cost of transportation by speeding up freight train operations and higher productivity