Vijay Karia’s Ravin Group to provide specialised fire survival cables for Udhampur-Baramulla Rail Link

Ravin Group, a business conglomerate across renewable energy and cable systems, has been awarded a contract for providing specialized fire survival cables for the Indian Railways’ Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla Rail Link.

The group has been chosen as the preferred partner for the expertise, technical prowess, product knowledge, and experience of the company with the project cost of Rs 50 crore, it said in a statement.

Under the contract, the Ravin Group 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 and is located in the Katra-Dharam section.

The entire is 272 km in length from Udhampur to Baramulla and is estimated to cost the government Rs 19,565 crore. The project comprises 38 tunnels and 927 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 Vijay Karia

With an experience of more than 30 years, Mr. Vijay Karia, Chairman & Managing Director, Ravin Group, has played a key role in identifying growth opportunities for Ravin Group within India and across the Globe. He believes in harnessing newer technologies to provide  smart  electrical  solutions  and  at  the same time promoting clean and green energy and encouraging innovative ideas for improvement in electricity consumption.

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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