Konkan Railways extraordinary Roll-on Roll-off administration (RORO) advantages both railroads and transporters. These imaginative strategies have had extraordinary effect on endeavors to spare fuel and ration environment. Konkan Railway Roll-on Roll-off administration permits trucks to ride piggy back on BRN wagons.
This has seen more than 5 lakh trucks transported along these lines since administrations started on 26th January 1999. Konkan Railways claims that to date more than 750 lakh liters of diesel has been spared while it has additionally added to colossal reserve funds to the national economy.
RORO has likewise prompted less trucks out and about. The activity has additionally made a solid bond amongst railroads and roadways in the area and offered colossal advantages to truck proprietors. Aside from saving money on fuel, trucks are spared from wear and tear of tires, it lessens upkeep costs and guarantees speedier conveyance of products other than higher benefits, lower contamination and better street wellbeing.
Different endeavors to ration vitality and safeguard nature incorporated an ease programmed mentor washing innovation presented by Konkan Railways. This innovation utilizes upto 70% less water when contrasted with manual washing framework and Konkan Railways has two such plants adding to sparing of around 10 million liters of water for each annum.
Downpour water reaping at Kamathe, Ratnagiri, Ukshi, Ankola and Murdeshwar stations, fertilizer units and bio toilets on mentors and at 12 railroad stations along Konkan Railway course are likewise endeavors to save nature.