The details of activities of depots are as below:
Main functions of coaching depots:
Owns total responsibility of maintenance including schedule attention.
Pit line maintenance is given like primary trains except attention of prescribed schedules as
these are owned by other depots/divisions.
Interior dry cleaning, toilet cleaning, watering is done for trains which return from platform.
Watering, toilet cleaning minimum required passenger amenity will be done for passing
- Rolling-in & Rolling-out examination:
This will be done for all PM, SM, Turnaround & nominated pass-through trains.
Intermediate Overhaul of Coaches and attention to sick marked coaches.
- OBHS (On Board Housekeeping Services):
11 trains in the division are covered under this service which is an outsourced activity.
- Other Miscellaneous Activities:
• Stores Management.
• Mill Wright (Wheel lathe, EOT crane, Fork lift etc).
• A.C. curtain maintenance.
• Maintenance of SLR Safety equipments.
• Break down Maintenance and activities.
• Inspection carriage maintenance.
• Contract management.
Freight examination in yard:
3 types of examination is carried out in the division
Will be certified for 7,500 kms/35 days whichever is earlier and these
rakes will have base depots and supposed to run in nominated circuit.
Will be certified for 12+3 days and does not have base depots.
End to End:
Will be certified for first loading point to immediate unloading point only.
Sick line attention:
At major freight train examination points facilities are provided for sick attention
of wagons to carry out - wheel changing, medium welding repairs to body and
under gear, medium nature draft gear attention.
On train attention of repairs:
During train examination minor and medium welding repairs and replacement of CC
pads/EM pads and bolster springs etc. will be attended on-train without detachment of
ROH of wagons:
Routine overhaul will be done mainly for BOXN, BOBR at Ramagundam.
In addition, occasionally BCN, BRN wagons will also be given ROH attention.
Mobile TXR gangs are deployed for re-validation of BPC of Engineering stock
where they are available and attention to wayside detached sick wagons.
1. Stores Management.
2. Yard cleaning, scrap collection and disposal.
3. Breakdown activities if attached.
4. Monitoring of weigh bridges.
5. Management of fire extinguishers through AMC.