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RITES Limited
Type Public-sector undertaking
Industry Engineering, procurement and construction[1]
Founded 1974
Headquarters Gurgaon, India
Area served Worldwide
Key people Rajiv Mehrotra , Chairman
Products Infrastructure
Operating income INR 6.23 Billion (2010)[2]
Net income INR 1.11 Billion (2010)
Employees 2000
Website .com.riteswww

RITES Limited (earlier known as Rail India Technical and Economic Service) is an engineering consultancy company, specializing in the field of transport infrastructure. Established in 1974 by the Government of India, the company's initial charter was to provide consultancy services in rail transport management to operators in India and abroad. RITES has since diversified into planning and consulting services for other infrastructure, including airports, ports, highways and urban planning. Recently on-shore WDS6 Diesel Loco Leasing service has been introduced. It has been awarded the status of MINIRATNA in 2002.

It has executed projects in over 62 countries on every major continent. As of 2011, it was executing projects in over 30 countries.[3]

Railway projects

Major railway companies that have or had projects with Rites include:


  1. ^ "Profile". RITES, Limited. Retrieved 2011-08-12. 
  2. ^ "Financial Results, 2009-2010". RITES, Limited. Retrieved 2011-08-12. 
  3. ^ "Home Page". RITES, Limited. Retrieved 2011-08-12. 
  4. ^ RITES: List of completed projects
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  7. ^ "REVIVING JAMAICA’S DORMANT RAILWAY". Railways Africa. Retrieved 2010-12-19. 

External links

  • Official site
  • July
  • Rites Recruitment
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