AIMS & OBJECTIVES

The aims and objectives are:

i)   To carryon the business of surveyors,consultants,advisers,designers,Architects, builders,engineers and manufactures of rolling stock, plant and machinery, construction development and improvement of Railways, Tramways, Bridges, Ferries, Workshops
and any carried on in connection therewith.

ii) To carry out Field surveys, plan and investigate economics of route and alignment for new railway lines and prepare preliminary and feasibility Reports.

iii) To Plan, Design and Supervise construction of Railway Lines, Railway stations Bridges, Over bridges, Under bridges, Tunnels, Culverts workshops, ware house, House, Factories, Offices, Staff quarters,Railway facilities at ports and harbours and all works connected therewith.

iv) To Render Technical Assistance to foreign countries in connection with
• Designing,Modernization, Improvement and Maintenance of Railway Installation, workshop
Workshop Tracks, Bridges, Signaling system, Telecommunication Network, Rolling stock, Motive power.
• Organization and administration of railway departments.
• Modernization and improvement of train operations; and
• Establishment, Maintenance and Running of institutions for training of Railway personnel.

V) To Manufacture,Buy, Sell and Generally deal in, Rolling stock,Plant and Machinery, Tools,Goods or things of any description which in the opinion of the company may be conveniently dealt with by it in connection with any of its objects.

Vi) To purchase, Take on Lease, or otherwise Acquire for the purposes of the company, any Estates, Lands, Buildings, Easements or other interest in real estate, and to Sell, Let on lease, or otherwise dispose of or Grants right over any real property belonging to the company.

STRATEGY

Owners,operators and users of rail transport, have differing needs and require varying objectives to be achieved.Generally faced with limited financial resources and invariably conflicting areas of interest, management has many problems to combat with.The present problem to most of the world’s railways is how to make the best use of the existing facilities rather than to allocate new investments. As such the Railways of various countries feel the need to get.

These are the areas where PRACS provide invaluable assistance to any Railways. It provides best advice to solve problems/proposal in any field of Railways. As its strategy PRACS indicates solution, directly addressing the required areas that are technically appropriate to the local conditions.

PRACS is available to take up Projects of new Railway system or improvement to existing ones at International level and discuss the issues faced by any Government or Railway Organization.

APPROACH

The company commercial offices work as a team with its clients to produce recommendations that are realistic, acceptable and workable.

HUMAN RESOURCES

The main source of human resource for PRACS is the Pakistan Railways.PRACS picks Engineers & professional serving as well retired most suitable for development of any project from the Pakistan Railways as per requirements of the projects. It also hires experts from the open market to augment its human resources  to accomplish the job to its perfection in manufactures of coaches, wagons & locomotives.The team, thus picked up accomplishes its  project assignments, and is repatriated to the parent department. Thus not only the company overheads are kept to the minimum but also  induction of people with latest field experience is ensured.

OUR SPECIALIZATION

PRACS can handle projects covering a variety of business fields related to Railways and Engineering disciplines. Our services can be availed in any of the fields, listed below:-

Transport planning
Feasibility Studies
System Studies
Inter Model Studies
Optimization & Rationalization
Project Management
Railway Management
Railway Operations
Traffic Survey & Projections
Commercial Management
Privatization
Tariff Structures
Freight Operations
Container Traffic
Land & Route Surveys
Railway Track
Bridges
Overhead Structure
Line Capacity Works
Railway Crossings
Over Dimension Consignments
Designs Standardization
Specifications and Tender Documents
Sub Soil Investigations
Design/Drawing offices
Architectural Designs
Environment Development
Public Health Engineering
Management Information Systems
Automation/Computerization
Railway Stock Fleet Management
Rolling Stock Design & Manufacturing
Electric Traction
Railway Workshops
Electro Mech works
Railway Signaling Systems
Railway Control Centers
Telecommunications
Stock Management
Human Resource Management
Financial Management

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PRACS Sub Offices

Burt Hall, Allama Iqbal Road
Lahore

Ph: 042-99205260-1
Fax: 042- 36367459

PRACS REGIONAL OFFICE
City Station, I.I Chandrigarh Road
Karachi
Fax: 021-99213792

PRACS House

Pakistan Railway Advisory & Consultancy Services
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