Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) has been
named after the great freedom fighter, leader and statesmen Deshbandhu
Chittaranjan Das. The production activity started on 26th January, 1950 the day
when India became Republic. The initial product of Chittaranjan Locomotive Works
was Steam Locomotive . In the period 1950-1972 Chittaranjan Locomotive Works
turned out a total number of 2351 Steam Locomotives. From 1968 to 1993 CLW
produced 842 Diesel Locomotives and from 1961 to uptill 31-03-20 total 7212 nos
of Electric locomotives of different types.
CLW over the years has proved to be one of the
most accomplished, promising and reliable locomotive manufacturers. It has
transformed itself from being a manufacturer of Steam Locomotives to that of
Diesel locomotives and finally to Modern,high power,Electric Locomotives. The
venture has paid off and at present CLW is proudly producing state-of-the-art
3-phase locos with all modern features of latest "Insulated Gate Bipolar
Prime Ministers National Relief Fund ( All donations towards the Prime Ministers National Relief Fund (PMNRF) are notified for 100% deduction from taxable income under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act, 1961).