RITES, AITD sign MoU to promote multimodal mobility

  • RITES has signed MoU with the Asian Institute of Transport Development (AITD)
  • Both will collaborate for strengthening infrastructure facilities, promoting multimodal transport systems and addressing environmental concerns in India

New Delhi: RITES Limited and the Asian Institute of Transport Development (AITD) have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate for strengthening infrastructure facilities, promoting multimodal transport systems and addressing environmental concerns.

Under this agreement, RITES and AITD will collaborate for technical services, including multimodal connectivity and consultancy assignments, knowledge sharing and research & development etc. The partnership intends to improve infrastructure facilities & transport services, promote multimodal mobility solutions to increase the efficiency of logistics of international production and distribution, and address environmental concerns to build infrastructure for the future.

RITES Limited is a Miniratna PSU under the Ministry of Railways. It is a leading transport infrastructure consultancy and engineering company. While AITD is an independent, not-for-profit organisation devoted to capacity building, non-partisan research and regional cooperation in the infrastructure sector with a special focus on transport, trade and logistics.

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