Delivery of LMO for Tamil Nadu crosses 6900 MT
89 Oxygen Express trains & 367 tankers/Containers run for Tamil Nadu
513.72 MT of LMO in 27 containers/tankers delivered for Kerala through 4 Oxygen Express trains
As on date Southern Railway has delivered a total of 7416.14 MT of LMO for Tamil Nadu and Kerala through 90 Oxygen Express trains since 14th May 2021 when the first loaded oxygen express arrived.
89th Oxygen Express loaded at Jindal Steel Siding, Dolvi (Maharashtra) for Chennai Harbour with 4 containers carrying 83.01 MT of LMO arrived at the destination at 10:50 hours of 02-07-2021.
With this total oxygen delivered for Tamil Nadu - 6902.42 MT.
Station wise break-up of Cumulative quantity of LMO delivered:
As of date, Inland Container Depot, Tondiarpet handled 38 loaded Oxygen Express rakes carrying 2933.82 MT of LMO. Chennai Harbour handled twenty rakes delivering 1841.13 MT of LMO.
Tiruchchirappalli Goods Yard (675.04 MT) also handled eight rakes. Madukkarai near Coimbatore handled seven Oxygen Express carrying a total of 333.02 MT of LMO.
Irugur Container Siding (389.79 MT) handled five rakes while Kudalnagar (276.94 MT) received four rakes.
Two rakes each were handled at Milavattan (143.96 MT) and) and Salem Container Depot (167.52 MT).One rake each was delivered to Tondiarpet Goods Yard (30.5 MT), Tiruvallur (31.4 MT) and Vadipatti (79.31 MT).
Containers/tankers delivered & Empty rakes run
As of date, 394 containers/tankers carrying LMO were delivered of which 367 containers/tankers were delivered to various Tamil Nadu destinations. 27 containers/tankers delivered for Kerala were offloaded at Vallarpadam Container Terminal.
Oxygen Express for Kerala
So far, four oxygen Express trains delivered 513.72 MT of Oxygen to Kerala. All the three rakes were offloaded at Vallarpadam Container Terminal, Kochi. The fourth rake with 7 containers carrying 133.72 MT of LMO arrived at Vallarpadam on 01-06-2021.