Container Rail Road Services Private Limited (CRRS/ -DP World Intermodal) is a business unit of the DP World Group which is a renowned and respected global port and terminal operator. Besides its core business of port and terminal operations, DPW World also provides services outside the gate to help its customers to streamline their supply chains. As a part of this strategy, CRRS has applied for and has been granted a Category 1 License by the Indian Railways to own and operate container trains on all India basis for an initial period of 20 years. Under the terms of this License CRRS is permitted to carry both EXIM and Domestic container traffic.
CRRS provides customers a choice of economical and efficient transport solutions. By providing connectivity between ports and their hinterland through a portfolio of service products including transport options by Rail and a combination of Rail-Road.
CRRS formally commenced its business operations in October 2007 when the first train carrying 90 Teus was flagged off from the Inland Container Depot(ICD) at Dadri in the NCR area to Mundra International Container Terminal (MICT). Over the years, CRRS has increased the scope of its business with the induction of a total of 7 trains by establishing rail services between the ICDs DDL (Ludhiana), ICD ACTL & ICD LONI to NHV and MICT. In order to cater to the expected increase in demand for container rail services over the coming years, CRRS has drawn up ambitious expansion plans in terms of rolling stock and business products that will continue to not only cover MICT & NHV but will also be expanded to other ports and hinterlands in India.
Realizing that the present day customer needs a desktop solution where he can book and track his shipments, receive e-invoicing and other similar requirements, CRRS, has invested in a state of the art IT software whichl allows a wide range of services to its customers.