Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System

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Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS) Limited is transport consultancy and infrastructure development company. It is a joint venture company with equal equity of the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (GNCTD)[1] and the IDFC Foundation (a not-for-profit initiative of Infrastructure Development Finance Company Limited).[2][3]

Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System (DIMTS) Limited

IncorporationEdit

DIMTS was organized in 2006 to prepare, plan, design and implement complex transport related projects in Delhi.[4] In 2007, it was incorporated and became an equal equity joint venture between Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (GNCTD) and the IDFC Foundation. The company has equal representation from both GNCTD and IDFC[5] in its Board.

Memberships & PartnershipsEdit

DIMTS is a member of the Transportation Research & Injury Prevention Programme (TRIPP), IIT Delhi, the International Association of Public Transport (UITP), the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL), United Kingdom, Indian Railways, the Consulting Engineers Association of India, and the Open Standard for Public Transport (OSPT™) Alliance.

Key ProjectsEdit

  • Detailed Project Report (DPR) for seven BRT corridors in Delhi
  • Route Rationalization of all the bus routes in Delhi through a DPR
  • Technical and financial feasibility study for MMRDA Mumbai
  • Implementation of GPRS-based ETM (Electronic Ticketing Machines) based ticketing in Delhi
  • Implementation of automatic vehicle location and tracking system for the entire public transit bus fleet in Delhi
  • Design and construction of depot facilities
  • Construction of FOBs/subways/bus shelters at several locations in Delhi
  • Detailed project report and project management consultancy for rail line implementation
  • Detailed Design Engineering: bridges & track
  • Pre-feasibility report for railway siding
  • Consultancy for design, specifications & estimate of Highway Traffic Management System for Noida-Greater Noida Gautam Buddha Expressway
  • Operation and maintenance of SCOT & CCTV based Intelligent Signalling System on BRT corridor, Delhi

Not-for-profit InitiativesEdit

  • Delhi Transit Bus Info mobile application[6]– It lets public find out the estimated arrival time of the buses at a bus stop. It also gives information on the bus routes and bus stops in Delhi.
  • TellTail Security mobile application – the application can help the individuals reach out to their friends and family in emergency situations on the press of a button. The application allows the user to be tracked using the GPS in a vehicle or the user's phone. When in trouble, the user through this application can send security alert to her important contacts and seek help. It also provides visual tracking information of the user on the map to the concerned contacts.
  • Cycle Stations at the BRT corridor to promote cycling amongst the public[7]
  • Cycle rallies at the BRT corridor to promote concept of cycling amongst the public.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Delhi Govt Portal: Home". Delhi.gov.in. Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  2. ^ "IDFC Foundation - Financial Services and Infrastructure Development". Idfc.com. Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  3. ^ "Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transit System Limited. Information - Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transit System Limited. Company Profile, Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transit System Limited. News on The Economic Times". The Economic Times. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  4. ^ "Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transit System Limited. Information - Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transit System Limited. Company Profile, Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transit System Limited. News on The Economic Times". The Economic Times. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  5. ^ "IDFC – Infrastructure Finance Company, Investment Banking and India Infrastructure Development". Idfc.com. Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  6. ^ "Home - Bus Information". Businfo.dimts.in. Archived from the original on 27 January 2014. Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  7. ^ "Five more cycle stations on BRT". The Times of India. 26 December 2010. Archived from the original on 29 January 2013. Retrieved 22 February 2014.