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RITES Limited (Hindi: राइट्स लिमिटेड) (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. On-shore WDS6 Diesel Loco Leasing service has been introduced. It was awarded the status of MINIRATNA in 2002.

RITES Limited
राइट्स लिमिटेड
Public-sector undertaking
Industry Engineering, procurement and construction[1]
Founded 1974
Headquarters Gurgaon, India
Area served
Key people
Rajiv Mehrotra, Chairman
Products Infrastructure
INR 12.46 Billion (2014)[2]
INR 2.64 Billion (2014[3])
Number of employees

It has executed projects in over 62 countries on every major continent. As of 2011, it was executing projects in over 30 countries.[4]

Railway projectsEdit

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


  1. ^ "Profile". RITES, Limited. Retrieved 2011-08-12. 
  2. ^ "Financial Results, 2013-2014" (PDF). RITES, Limited. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 4, 2016. Retrieved November 21, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2016-08-07. 
  4. ^ "Home Page". RITES, Limited. Retrieved 2011-08-12. 
  5. ^ "RITES: List of completed projects". 
  6. ^ IANS (11 June 2013). "Bihar nod to preparing DPR for Patna metro rail" – via Business Standard. 
  7. ^ " CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News, Current News Headlines". News18. 
  8. ^ "REVIVING JAMAICA'S DORMANT RAILWAY". Railways Africa. Retrieved 2010-12-19. 

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