The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Limited (Maha Metro) started the work to install overhead tubular portal for the overhead catenary wire system on the priority section of Pimpri to Swargate of Pune Metro Rail project.
The overhead tubular portal was installed on the viaduct at pier number 327 of Pune Metro rail project. the Over Head Equipment work is being executed by Mumbai-based firm, Bright Power Projects India Pvt. Limited and The Galvanised Iron (GI) tubular portals are being manufactured by Transrail India at Silvasa, Dadar and Nagar Haveli. The tubular portal technology is being used for the first time in a metro rail project across the country.