Keolis Hyderabad Mass Rapid Transit System Limited (KHMRTS) is a private limited company incorporated under Indian Companies Act, 1956. The previous Government of Andhra Pradesh had resolved to provide a rail system for 71.6 km on elevated structure on three corridors in the city of Hyderabad. KHMRTS has been awarded by L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited as the service provider for operating& maintaining the Hyderabad metro train services at Hyderabad, Telangana, INDIA. Hyderabad is India's sixth most populated city with about 9 million inhabitants and a major center for the pharmaceutical and IT sectors. Hyderabad's entirely elevated metro system will have three lines and 71 kilometers of Track Distance. Construction will be done in six phases and shall be completed by early 2017. The first section is due to be commissioned in March 2016.With a strong and experienced employee base of 2000 no's, the metro is expected to transport around 1.5 million passengers per day when completed.
KHMRTS is a subsidairy of Keolis International who are one of the world leaders in public transport business, established across 15 countries is one of the largest private sector French transport group. Based in Paris, Keolis is owned by SNCF and Quebec Deposit & Investment Fund. The group offers a full range of transport solutions to meet the needs of local authorities and passengers and constantly strives to offer its clients mobility choices in tune with the priorities of each geographical region.It runs passenger railways, tramways, bus networks, funiculars, trolley buses, and airport services.
The group deploys modern, efficient and sustainable transport systems thanks to a common culture shared throughout the company and associating innovation with a comprehensive understanding of networks, lifestyle patterns and passenger behavior.