Urban Transport-UI


Business Profile

To provide premier technical consultancy services towards the development of infrastructure in urban transport, RITES has an elaborate organizational framework. This arrangement is symbolized by the Urban Infrastructure Division of RITES, popularly known as UI-Division.

UI-Division of RITES provides comprehensive consultancy services in all aspects of urban Infrastructure and urban transport including conceptual and prefeasibility study, Detail Project Report, Planning of integrated multi-mode transit network; Detail design and engineering , Construction supervision & project management, operation and maintenance of Public Transit Systems, Proof checking & independent quality monitoring for metro rail projects, strategic planning for improvement/upgrading of transport system. The systems include high, medium and light capacity mass rapid rail transit (RRT) and bus rapid transit (BRT) systems.

  • UI-Division of RITES plays an important role in the field of Urban Infrastructure & Urban transport. RITES is the first Indian consultant, which provided technical consultancy services for India’s First breakthrough Mass transit Project of Delhi Metro Rail from concept to commissioning. The swanky and modern Metro system introduced comfortable, air conditioned and eco-friendly services for the first time in India and completely revolutionized the mass transportation scenario not only in the National Capital Region but the entire country.
  • The Delhi Metro today stands out as a shining example of RITES Technical Consultancy services, how a mammoth technically complex infrastructure project can be completed before time and within budgeted cost by Government agency.


Major Projects

General Consultancy of Metro Projects -Domestic Projects
Delhi Metro:

Global Projects

  • Preliminary Design Services for Bahrain Metro Extension to Bahrain Sport City.
  • Feasibility Study for Mauritius Metro Express Extension Project.
  • Kampala Urban Traffic Improvement Plan–Uganda, Word Bank Funded
  • Urban Transport Study at Semarang and Denpasar, Indonesia, ADB Funded
  • Rapid Rail Transit System-Trinidad
  • Feasibility study and EIA for the second runway at SSR International Airport, Mauritius
  • Techno-Economic Feasibility Studies for Navigation works on River Kosi/ Sapta Kosi in India and Nepal
  • IEE for Port and Railway line in South Sumantra, Indonesia, United Arab Emirates, West Africa and Mayumba-Mbigou-Franceville in Gabon, Africa
  • Environment Audit for Tanzania Railway Ltd. in Tanzania
  • Water Supply and sewerage project in Northeast Province of Sri Lank
  • Supervision for Implementation of Metro Express Project in Mauritius
  • General Consultancy for Ahmedabad Metro phase I , Nagpur Metro phase I and Delhi Metro phase III
  • Project Management Consultancy services for At grade section of Nagpur Metro

Domestic Projects

  • Detailed Project Report (DPR) for MRT Systems of about 2000 km length (overall) for almost 30 Major Cities.
  • Comprehensive Mobility Plan (CMP)/ Comprehensive Traffic and Transportation Studies (CTTS) for more than 20 Major Cities.
  • Multimodal Integration (MMI) Studies for 38 stations (Surat MRTS), 12 stations (Mumbai-Ahmedabad HSR), New Delhi Railway Station, Katra Railway Station, Hebbal Junction Bangalore, Esplanade & Sealdah in Kolkata, 6 Major Airports.
  • Environmental & Social Impact Assessment (EIA&SIA) Studies for more than 200 projects all over India for infrastructure projects like Metro Systems, Airports, Ropeway Systems, Highways, Tunnels, Solid Waste Management Facility, etc.
  • Interim Consultancy (IC) for CSTM-Panvel and Panvel-Virar New Sub-Urban Corridors, Mumbai

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