Foresight Engineering partnered with Dongfang Electric International Corporation, together with CRRC Corporation Limited, the worldâ€™s largest rolling stock manufacturer to supply 09nos of diesel multiple units specially designed for the up-country line operation in Sri Lanka. This project will facilitate the development of the rail system of the mountainous regions of the island.
Key principal for the project - Dongfang Electric International Corporation/CRRC Qingdao Sifang Co. Ltd.
09 nos DMUs were supplied to operate the upcountry line.
The project is currently under implementation. One unit commenced operations in October 2019, and the rest will be supplied by February 2020.