The Union Cabinet has approved the creation of one revenue charged Senior Administrative Grade (SAG) post of Chief Works Manager (CWM) in the Mechanical Department of Diesel Component Factory, Dankuni on Eastern Railway.
This post forms a vital part of Diesel Component Factory, Dankuni on Eastern Railway and will strengthen the administrative framework to ensure proper functioning of factory and to achieve the target outturn. This would cost the Railways a sum of Rs. 1679400/- per annum.
The Diesel Locomotive Component Factory at Dankuni on Eastern Railway has been set up for manufacturing of 100 high horsepower Diesel Locomotive underframes per year and machining of 72 crankcase per year to bridge the gap between loco production requirement and Diesel Locomotive Works,Varanasi own manufacturing and machining capacity. The factory will run as a sister organization of Diesel Locomotive Works/ Varanasi.