oxygen transport

Oxygen Express delivers 2114.21 MT liquid medical O2 to Kerala, Tamil Nadu

Three Oxygen Express trains have so delivered 380.2MT of Oxygen to Kerala, a railway statement said here on Saturday.

published on : 30th May 2021

Railways delivers record single-day load of over 1,018 MT of oxygen

In its statement today, Railways said 208 Oxygen Expresses have completed their journey, delivering 13,319 MT of LMO in more than 814 tankers to various states across the country so far.

published on : 21st May 2021

Kerala travel agent converts his van into ambulance with oxygen

Aiming to do his bit at the time of a crisis, S Shahjahan from Balaramapuram is prepared to offer more of his vehicles for emergency response.

published on : 16th May 2021

AP to revive all closed plants to produce more O2

Plans are afoot to produce 37 MT of oxygen; nitrogen plants also to be used for the same

published on : 13th May 2021

'Green corridor' created for bone-tired driver to supply medical oxygen to 400 Covid patients of Vijayawada hospital

The medical oxygen carrying tanker left Odisha on Thursday and had gone off the radar on its way back to Vijayawada and couldn’t be tracked on the GPS around 1 am.

published on : 7th May 2021

SpiceXpress transports 1,100 oxygen concentrators, other medical equipment from China to Delhi

SpiceXpress, which is the freighter arm of Gurugram-based no-frills carrier SpiceJet has airlifted over 11,050 oxygen concentrators from the US, Hong Kong, Singapore and China so far.

published on : 6th May 2021

Vehicle location tracking devices mandatory for oxygen containers: Highways ministry

GPS tracking will ensure proper monitoring and protection of these tankers, besides ensuring that there is no diversion or delay.

published on : 4th May 2021

Oxygen Express with 70 tonnes of oxygen to reach Delhi by Monday night: Railways

The railways has chalked out plans to transport medical oxygen from Angul, Kalingnagar, Rourkela and Raigarh to Delhi and NCR region.

published on : 25th April 2021

Government waives basic customs duty, health cess on import of oxygen and related equipment

This will boost availability of these items as well as make them cheaper, it said, adding that Modi also directed the revenue department to ensure seamless and quick custom clearance of such equipment

published on : 24th April 2021

Delhi puts in request for 'Oxygen Express'; demand likely to be met from Rourkela

Each tanker of the 'Oxygen Express' trains can carry around 16 tonnes of medical oxygen, Railway Board Chairman Suneet Sharma said, adding these trains travel at a speed of around 65 kmph.

published on : 23rd April 2021

Covid doesn’t recognise borders, states should shed differences: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Ready to share surplus resources of Delhi in future; city plans to air-lift oxygen from Odisha

published on : 23rd April 2021