PRESS CLIPPINGS

DateSubject
28-12-2014Photo-Teynampet aerial view (The Hindu)
23-12-2014Metro ran to chug on energy efficiency track (Deccan Chronicle)
15-12-20141Okm of tunnels left as •Metro touches another milestone (Times Of India )
12-12-2014Track Work Started in Underground Stretch (Dinakaran)
08-12-2014Metro project comes alive at night (Deccan Chronicle)
02-12-2014Metro Rail on Right Track For Differently Abled (Deccan Chronicle)
20-11-2014Hop off the Metro,hop•on to MTC bus (The Hindu)
17-11-2014Fourteen Metro Station Near To Be Wider (The Hindu)
14-11-2014Metro To Touch Wimco Nagar (The New Indian Express)
14-11-2014Metro Rail Will Run By March-Central Minister Venkia Naidu (Dinathanthi)
06-11-2014Metro Starts Counting Footfalls (Times Of India )
01-11-2014ATM's in Metro Station (Dinakaran )
27-10-2014Metro Rail Completes its First Tunnel in Anna Nagar (The Times of India)
24-10-2014Metro Rail Takes Chennai to Lonely Planet Top 10 (The New Indian Express)
19-10-2014Signalling under test between koyambedu & Alandur (Dinathanthi)
14-10-2014Trees Transplanted by CMRL are growing well (Dinathanthi)
23-09-2014In less than a year, you can park,shop and ride at metro rail stations (Times Of India)
04-09-2014Metro One Stop Short Of Dream Run (Deccan Chronicle )
25-08-2014One smartcard to be ticket to ride on all modes of transport (The Times of India)
20-08-2014CMRL Plans Multi-level Parking facilities at a few Station (The Hindu)
20-08-2014METRO RAIL TO CHUG ALONG IN CT (Deccan Chronicle )
16-08-2014Metro Rail Starts Laying Tracks (The New Indian Express)
13-08-2014SkyWalks For Three Metro Stations (The Hindu)
11-08-2014Metro rail to build foot: over~bridge near MMC (Times Of India)
10-08-2014First underground Metro network by Dec. 2015 (The Hindu)
08-08-2014At 4Om, Ashok Nagar to be highest metro station (The Times of India)
07-08-2014Little Mount-airport service next year (The Hindu)
05-08-2014Awareness Created to use over bridge at Central Station (Dinakaran)
05-08-2014RPF exhorts use of bridge outside Central station (The Hindu)
04-08-2014Metro rail station work at Chennai airport completed (The Hindu)
02-08-2014SBI Smart card for Metro Commuters (The Hindu)
01-08-2014Phase II of Metro Rail:feasibility study in 2 months (The Hindu)
24-07-2014signalling Work Completed Between Koyambedu and Ashok Nagar (Dinathanthi)
20-06-2014RDSO Conducts First Test On Metro Rail (Deccan Chronicle)
18-06-2014Metro Station 'Arch'Work in Progress (Dinamalar)
27-05-2014Metro Electrification work in Fast Progress. (Dinamalar)
25-05-2014Last 2 sets of trains expected to arrive by 7th June. (Dinathanthi)
23-05-2014Buildings Opposite Central make way for CMRL. (The New Indian Express)
21-05-2014Picture. (Dinamalar)
13-05-2014Shape of Things to Come. (The Times of India)
11-05-2014Metro Electrical work on Fast Track. (Deccan Chronicle)
09-05-2014Metro By Night. (The Times of India)
09-05-2014Picture. (The Hindu Tamil)
09-05-2014Picture. (The Hindu Tamil)
08-05-2014Metro tunnelling touches deepest point under Cooum. (The Times of India)
15-04-2014Metro to zip on regenerated power, cut carbon footprint. (The Times of India)
05-04-2014Ashok Nagar to Koyambedu stretch to be electrified soon. (The Hindu)
24-03-2014Picture. (Dinakaran)
21-03-2014Tunneling work completed between Washermenpet and High Court. (Dinamani)
14-03-2014Closing the Gap at Kathipara. (The Times of India )
13-03-2014Metro, mono rail projects stuck owing to model code. (The Times of India)
13-03-20142nd Train from Sri City arrived chennai. (Dinamani)
07-03-201434% of Tunneling work completed. (Dinathanthi )
06-03-2014Metro mock-up at CMBT. (The New Indian Express)
05-03-2014Metro prototype coach to go on display. (The Times of India)
03-03-2014The Metro Rail Diaries. (The Times of India)
02-03-2014Picture. (Dinakaran)
01-03-2014First Metro Train from Sricity Delivered. (Dinamani)
01-03-2014First Metro Train from Sricity Delivered. (Dinamani)
28-02-2014First of 33 metro trains rolls out from Sri City factory. (The Times of India)
23-02-2014Into The Future. (The Times of India)
23-02-2014Tunnel works between Shenoy Nagar to Thirumangalam. (Dinakaran)
23-02-2014Metro Rail Ready by December 2014. (Deccan Chronicle)
22-02-2014Metro Rail Gets SC Nod to Acquire Land. (The New Indian Express)
19-02-2014First look at Chennai Metro Rail's underbelly. (The Hindu)
18-02-2014Life in a Metro. (The New Indian Express)
16-02-2014Chennai Metro Rail test run conducted between Koyambedu to Ashok Nagar. (Dinathanthi)
16-02-2014Day in a metro: Officials revel in selfies, enjoy view from top. (The Times of India)
15-02-2014Chennai Metro Rail Trail Run Conducted. (Dinamalar)
15-02-2014Metro train chugs along 100 Feet Road. (The Times of India)
15-02-2014Metro Rail rolls out surprise with Koyambedu-Pillar trial run. (The New Indian Express)
13-02-2014Tunneling work started between Govt. Estate and Lic. (Dinathanthi)
12-02-2014Picture. (Dinamalar)
11-02-2014Metro to have 5km Trial run this week. (The Times of India)
11-02-2014Metro rail racing to meet deadline. (Deccan Chronicle)
04-02-2014Metro train takes shape at Alstom's. (The Times of India)
29-01-20142 Metro Trains Arrived Koyambedu Depot from Chennai Port. (Dinathanthi)
28-01-2014Eight more Metro Rail coaches reach city from Brazil. (The New Indian Express)
28-01-2014Metro rail resumes work on Airport line. (The Times of India)
27-01-201495% of Structural work completed in Airport station. (Dinathanthi)
27-01-20142 more metro trains arrived Chennai (Dinakaran)
23-01-2014Tunnel Work completed between Shenoy nagar to Anna nagar tower. (Dinakaran)
20-01-2014Soon 10th Train will Arrive Koyambedu Depot. (Dinamalar)
19-01-2014Metro station to change skyline near Airport. (The Times of India)
10-01-2014Test run of Metro Rail between Koyambedu and Alandur by end of January. (Dinathanthi)
02-01-2014Metro rail to be tested on elevated corridor. (The Hindu)
DateSubject
24-12-2013Construction of Steel Bridge Near Guindy. (Dinathanthi)
24-12-2013Roads Near Metro Rail stations to be laid soon. (The Hindu)
24-12-2013Plan to make walk to metro station easy. (The Times of India)
22-12-2013Airport Station Photograph. (Dinamalar)
11-12-2013When Chennai Central Becomes the City's Transport Hub. (The Hindu)
10-12-2013Picture. (Dinamalar)
02-12-20132nd and 3rd Metro Trains taken to Koyambedu. (Dinathanthi)
01-12-2013Balanced Cantilever Work at Kathipara in Finishing Stage. (Dinamalar)
01-12-2013Testing of Tracks by CMRL Official using Trolley. (Dinathanthi)
27-11-2013Chennai Metro Stations to have baggage scanners. (The Hindu)
25-11-2013Erection of Mast and Electrical work are in progress between 7 Stations. (Dinathanthi)
16-11-2013Shunting Loco From Us Lands in Koyambedu. (Deccan Chronicle)
12-11-2013Elevated Metro Stations will have Facilities like Airport. (The Hindu Tamil)
07-11-2013Metro takes first ride, Test Run Begins. (The Times of India)
15-10-2013Metro Rail's Automated Signals Ready for Testing (The Times of India)
29-09-201321% Underground Metro Rail on Track. (Deccan Chronicle)
20-09-2013Metro's Underground Frame is Up (The Times of India)
16-09-2013Works of 8 Metro Rail Stations are in finishing Stage. (Dinathanthi)
03-09-20132-In-1 Metro Troubleshooter (The New Indian Express)
25-08-2013Is Chennai Metro the answer to city's traffic woves (The Hindu)
14-08-2013Metro floats advt tenders. (Deccan Chronicle)
11-08-2013Workers gear Up for metro trial run. (The Times of India)
09-08-2013Global components, expertise for metro rail. (Deccan Chronicle)
25-07-2013Pedestrian-Friendly Metro Rail. (The Hindu)
23-07-2013Metro video zooms tO 2015 commute. (The Times of India)
11-07-2013End of the Line for 2 Metro Stns. (The Times of India)
04-07-2013Brazilian Beauty to Hit Test Tracks By July-end (The New Indian Express)
25-06-2013Metro Gathers Pace, lays three-fourths of Mount Line (The Times of India)
23-06-2013Five and Half KMs Tunnel Works Completed (Dinathanthi)
11-06-2013Wait for 2 Weeks to Get a Glimpse of CMRL's Brazilian Beauty (The New Indian Express)
10-06-2013Metro Spans Flyover Sans Pillar (The Times of India)
09-06-2013Chennai Metro Rail Test run Very soon (Dinathanthi)
02-06-2013Picture (Dinamalar)
01-06-2013First Metro Rail train set arrives (The Hindu)
29-05-2013It's Nearly Done : Station in CMBT to be ready in October (The Hindu)
29-05-2013City's First Train to arrive in june (The Hindu)
16-05-2013First Metro Line To Be Commissioned By Mid-2014 (The Times of India)
03-05-2013First Phase of Metro Rail Nears Completion with Tracks, Station Buildings in Place (Deccan Chronicle)
01-05-2013Work on Metro Lifts and Escalators Begins (The Hindu)
21-04-2013A multi-modal walk to remember (The Hindu)
10-04-2013Chennai's First Metro Train to arrive from brazil in June (Business Line)
10-04-2013Quality Test of First Metro Train Completed,Expected to arrive Chennai by June 2013 (Dinamani)
06-04-2013Cross Passage Between Tunnels to Ensure Safety (The New Indian Express)
06-04-2013Tada to roll out Metro Train units (Deccan Chronicle)
31-03-2013Under homes, Metro Treads Cautiously (The Times of India)
20-03-2013Modern Switch gear in Metro RSS at Koyambedu (Dinamalar)
16-03-2013Photo (The Hindu)
14-03-2013Photo (Dinamalar)
14-03-2013Tunneling Work Finished Successfully Upto Mannadi (Dinamalar)
09-03-201354 mt Tunneling Achieved in One Day (Dinamalar)
06-03-2013Quick hop from track to road at CMBT (The Hindu)
15-02-2013Underneath Chennai (The Hindu)
29-01-2013Train Operators to sit back as metro to run on autopilot (The Times of India)
28-01-2013From Tonga Stop to Transport Hub (The Times of India)
17-01-2013All Roads to lead to Metro Stations (The Times of India)
08-01-2013CMRL Officials inspects closure of Borewells along Tunnelling Areas (Dinamani)
07-01-2013Chennai Metro Rail Limited Ready to Start (Malayala Manorama)
05-01-2013HOP on Metro, Park under Kathipara's Loops (The Times of India)
05-01-2013Hi-tech Security at metro stations (Deccan Chronicle)
03-01-20138 Kilometers Metro Track Ready (Dinathanthi)
03-01-2013Officers Inspect Closure of Borewells (Dinakaran)
DateSubject
26-12-2012With 6 Floor building metro depot work in progress (Dinamalar)
26-12-2012Work in progress at 32 metro station (Dinathanthi)
26-12-2012Photo (Dinakaran)
26-12-2012Lifts, Escalators to be installed in february (The Hindu)
26-12-2012Metro Rail work switches sides at Nandanam (The Times of India)
20-12-2012CMRL Cracks down on posters, Stickers (The Hindu)
18-12-2012Metro Rail Work sees daylight at koyambedu (The Hindu)
18-12-2012Metro Station to offer bicycle parking space (The Times of India)
30-11-2012Metro to start Tunneling at Saidapet (The Times of India)
30-11-2012Photograph on Saidapet Work Site (Business Line)
29-11-2012Fixing of Transformer For Sub station at Koyambedu Started (Dinamalar)
29-11-2012Tunneling work in saidapet will start from December (Dinamalar)
23-11-2012Manufacturing of Lifts and Escalators For Metro in progress (Dinamalar)
19-11-2012Metro Dips and Climbs over city (The Times of India)
18-11-2012Prototype of Lift, Escalator Tested (Deccan Chronicle)
04-11-2012Second Tunneling Work Started at Nehru Park (Dinakaran)
02-11-2012Transformer Arrived From Gujarat For Metro Work. (Dinamalar)
31-10-2012St.Thomas Mount Metro Station Work Will be Finished by 2013 (Dinamalar)
30-10-2012Metro Rail Tunnel Boring Picks Pace (Deccan Chronicle)
29-10-2012Nehru Park Station Work Started (Dinamalar)
28-10-2012Koyambedu Station Work Will be Finished by April (Dinamalar)
27-10-2012Washermenpet - Central Tunneling Work Started (Dinakaran)
09-10-201284 mt Metro Tunnel Laid Between Nehru Park and Egmore. (Dinamani)
07-10-2012Two Level Metro Stations at Chennai Central. (Dinakaran)
06-10-2012Machines to Start Metro Tunneling Form Saidapet to Gemini Soon. (The Hindu)
05-10-2012Rs.50 Crore to Spruce up Metro Vicinity (The Hindu)
05-10-2012Infrastructure Facilities Around Metro Stations. (Dinamalar)
04-10-2012Metro Under And Over (The Times Of India)
03-10-2012Metro Now Turns Truly Cosmopolitan (The Hindu)
02-10-2012Tunneling Work Begins At Washermenpet (Dinamalar)
28-09-2012Alternate Sources Arranged For Closed Borewells In Metro Line (Dinakaran)
27-09-2012Tunnel Boring At Nehru Park To Pick Up Pace Soon. (The Hindu)
25-09-2012Tree Plantation Scheme Started By CMRL. (Dinamalar)
18-09-2012Tunnel Boring work at 2 CMRL Sites by Sept-end. (The New Indian Express)
11-09-2012Metro Marches On (Deccan Chronicle)
05-09-2012Track-Laying in progress on showpiece metro strech (The Times of India)
31-08-2012Metro Tunneling to begin in two more locations (The Times of India )
31-08-2012Metro Repiles in Facebook (Dinamalar)
28-08-2012Tunneling work in Washermenpet will start by November (Dinamani)
28-08-2012Touch & Believe: Metro prototype is here soon (The Times of India)
07-08-2012Rains will not throw Metro work off rail,say officials (The Hindu)
07-08-2012First CMRL train to arrive in six months (The Hindu)
29-07-2012Tunneling Work begins in Nehru Park Station (Dinamalar)
29-07-2012Metro Rail Tunneling Work begins (The Times of India)
26-07-2012Metro Rail plans to ply a Train every 2.5 mins (The Times of India)
23-07-2012Koyambedu-St.Thomas Mount Metro Rail-Test Run will be on 2013 December (Dinamani)
17-07-2012Metro Rail Tunneling Work Will Start By July End (Dinamani)
16-07-2012No Wet Blanket On CMRL Tunnelling (The New Indian Express)
12-07-2012Major Tunnelling Starts This Month (Deccan Chronicle)
03-07-2012OTA Airport Metro Work On Fast Track (Deccan Chronicle)
27-06-2012Koyambedu To St Thomas Mount Metro Rail Work To Be Finish By December (Dinamalar)
26-06-2012Metro Rail Depot At Koimbedu In 61.75 Acres (Dinakaran)
20-06-2012Trains Getting Ready For Chennai Metro (The Financial Express)
19-06-2012Zipping through the concrete jungle (The Hindu)
12-06-2012Tunnelling Work On Metro Set To Start At Nehru Park - 50 Feet Under Your Street (Times Of India)
06-06-2012Assembling Of TBM Parts Started (Dinamani)
06-06-2012By December Metro Rail Tunnel Work Will Be Finished Towards Egmore (Dinamalar)
05-06-2012Metro Rail Readies Facilities To Benefit Differently-Abled (Deccan Chronicle)
05-6-2012Infrastructure To Berth Metro Coaches By March Next Year (The New Indian Express)
24-05-2012Work Begins On Five-Level Rs 48 cr Station At Airport (Times Of India)
24-05-2012Chennai Airport Metro Rail Station work Started (Dinakaran)
22-05-2012St Thomas Mount Metro Station To Be Constructed In 48,000 Sq Mt (Dinamalar)
17-05-2012Metro Rail Tunneling Works Will Be Started By June (Dinamani)
17-05-2012Metro To Link Suburban, MRTS And Bus Services (Times Of India)
13-05-2012Koyambedu Gears Up For Metro Depot (Deccan Chronicle)
13-05-2012Metro Rail Gears Up For Tunnelling Metro (Times Of India)
13-05-2012Metro Rail Under The Coovum River (Dinathanthi)
11-05-2012AP Factory To Make Chennai Coaches (Deccan Chronicle)
10-05-2012Chinese To Go Underground In Chennai (The Hindu)
06-05-2012Chennai Metro Rail Will Be Barrier Free : CMRL (The Hindu)
06-05-2012Metro Rail Coming To Chennai (Dinathanthi)
06-05-2012When Metro Rail Arrives (Dinakaran)
04-05-2012Special And Strong Rails For Metro Rail (Dinamalar)
03-05-2012Metro Track-Laying Work Begins (Deccan Chronicle)
02-05-2012Fixing Of Rails Metro Rail Started (Dinamalar)
27-04-2012Witnessing The Making Of A Metro Station (The Hindu)
25-04-2012Metro On Fast Track As Rails Arrive (The Hindu)
24-04-2012Metro Rail Zooms Into Virtual World (Times Of India)
20-04-2012Nod For Final Leg Of Metro Rail Project (The Hindu)
11-04-2012Metro Rail Tracks Arrived Port For Laying Between Koyambedu To St.Thomas Mount (Dina Malar)
10-04-2012First Consignment Of Metro Rail Tracks Arrives At port Today (The Hindu)
28-03-2012Metro Rail Tunnels Into IIT Brains (The Hindu)
27-03-2012Plan To Integrate Public Transport In City (The Hindu)
24-03-2012Centre Approves Transfer For GSI Land For Metro Rail (The Hindu)
23-03-2012More Traffic Diversions On Anna Salai From Tomorrow (Times Of India)
23-03-2012Traffic Diversion On Anna Salai For Metro Rail Work (Dinathanthi)
22-03-2012Metro Dips Under Cooum (Times Of India)
16-03-2012More Of Anna Salai Is One-Way (Times Of India)
14-03-2012Metro Rail Station Is Right Here (Times Of India)
11-03-2012Metro Takes Shape In Samba Land (Times Of India)
10-03-2012Metro Rail Work On Fast Track (Deccan Chronicle)
09-03-2012Finally, Work On Airport metro Station To Be Taken Up Soon (Times Of India)
07-03-2012Metro Rail Coaches Will Arrive By Next March (Dinamani)
04-03-2012Day 1, Traffic Diversion On Anna Salai Smooth (Deccan chronicle)
29-02-2012Part Of Anna Salai To Turn One-Way For Metro work (Times of India)
29-02-2012Traffic Diversion In Anna Salai From 3rd Due to Metro Rail Work (Dinakaran)
18-02-2012Air Conditioned Metro Rail Coaches Manufactured In Brazil (Dinathanthi)
12-2-2012Aesthetic, Simple Yet Functional (The Hindu)
03-02-2012Tailor-Made IIT Course To Train Engineers For Metro Rail (Times of India)
03-02-2012Metro Rail To Get Stock From Brazil (Deccan Chronicle)
02-02-2012Metro Rail Rolling Stocks Manufacturing Done In Brazil (Dina Malar)
29-01-2012Metro Rail Readies To Dig Deep (THE HINDU)
29-01-2012Concrete Segment Casting Started For Underground Metro Rail (Dina Malar)
28-01-2012HC okays metro tunnelling work (Deccan Chronicle)
Date Subject
20-12-2011427 piers between koyambedu and st.Thomas Mount Metro rail track (Dina Malar)
20-12-2011Tunnelling will throw up debris, and challenges too (The Hindu)
20-12-2011Metro starts work on walls for tunnels (Times of India)
18-12-2011Bores for Metro Rail tunnels arrive (The Hindu)
17-12-2011Tunnel Boring Machine parts arrived chennai (Dina Malar)
21-11-2011Metro Rail:Promises galore and so are questions (The Hindu)
30-10-2011Chennai Metro Rail to be a power saver on wheels (Times of India)
30-10-2011Under ground works of Chennai Metro Rail are planned to start by January (Dina Malar)
28-10-2011Underground work on Metro form Egmore - Machines Will Start Boring Through The Earth in December (Times of India)
05-09-201140 Spotted Deer Relocated for Chennai Metro Rail (The New Indian Express)
03-09-2011Metro Rail work in Fast Progress to finish by 2015 (Dina Malar)
18-08-2011Metro to plant 10 saplings for each tree axed 4-Month Drive Begins in Sept (Times of India)
03-08-2011Tracks Soon On 100 Feet Road (Times Of India)
26-07-2011Underground works for metro rail will be started in January (Dina Thanthi)
15-07-2011Metro Rail Project : How Soil Test Is Done? (Dina Malar)
08-07-2011Metro Rail : Speedy progress of bridge works at Saidapet. (Dina Malar)
30-06-2011Three Statues to be relocated (The Hindu)
27-06-2011Metro Rail's modern depot shaping up at Koyambedu (Times Of India)
15-06-201116,000 saplings for 'cool' Chennai (Dina Malar)
01-06-2011Metro Rail begins soil tests to build stations (Times of India)
23-05-2011Day and Night construction for Metro Rail (Dinakaran)
11-05-2011Chennai Metro Rail launches new website (The Hindu)
05-05-2011Piers ready for next stage of construction (Dinakaran)
28-04-2011In Progress (The New Indian Express)
24-04-2011The Changing Chennai (Dina Mani)
18-04-2011Metro to run trains every 6 minutes (Times of India)
02-04-2011Surging Ahead (Times of India)
27-02-2011Electrification Contract for Chennai Metro Rail (Dina Thanthi)
23-02-2011Metro Rail: Power Supply, Overhead equipment contract given (The Hindu)
05-02-2011Rs.3,000 crore. What Metro Rail hopes to earn in the 1st Year (Times of India)
02-02-2011Lifts and Escalators for Chennai Metro Rail Stations (Dina Thanthi)
02-02-2011Metro Rail Lifts to be disabled-friendly (The New Indian Express)
22-01-2011Tender for Track Works awarded (Dina Thanthi)
13-01-2011Travel by metro is not far away (Dinamalar)