Acronyms and Abbreviations of Indian Railway

List of acronyms with full form and abbreviations with names stands for Loco, coaches and wagon manufacturers whose products have been used in Indian Railways.
Acronyms/AbbreviationFull Form / Stands For
ABBASEA Brown-Boveri, Switzerland
ALCOAmerican Locomotive Co., Schenectady, NY, USA
BBUNLBharat Bhari Udyog Nigam, Ltd.
BEMLBharat Earth Movers Limited
BHELBharat Heavy Electricals Limited
BLWBaldwin Locomotive Works, USA
BPBeyer Peacock, Manchester
BSCLBurn Standard Co., Ltd.
BTHBritish Thomson Houston
BWELBharat Wagon and Engineering Co., Ltd.
CLWChittaranjan Loco Works,
alsoCanadian Locomotive Works (now Bombardier)
DLWDiesel Loco Works, Varanasi
EBWE. B. Wilson
EEEnglish Electric
EMDGeneral Motors' Electro-Motive Division, USA
GECGeneral Electric Corporation, UK
GMGeneral Motors, USA
GMDGeneral Motors Diesel, Canada
HLHawthorn-Leslie, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK
ICFIntegral Coach Factory, Perambur
ISWIndian Standard Wagon Works, Satna
KSKerr Stuart, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
LHBLinke Hoffman Busch GmbH, Germany
MLWMontreal Locomotive Works
MVMetropolitan Vickers
NBLNorth British Locomotive Co., Glasgow
NWNasmyth Wilson, Manchester
O&KOrenstein & Koppel, Berlin
RCFRailway Coach Factory, Kapurthala
RSRobert Stephenson, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK
SFACSociete des Forges et Ateliers, Creusot
SIGSchweirische Industrie Gesselschaft
SLMSchweizerische Lokomotiv- und Maschinenfabrik, Winterthur, Switz.
TELCOTata Engineering and Locomotive Co.
USATCUS Army Transportation Corps., USA
WBWilliam G. Bagnall, Stafford, UK
WILWagon India Ltd. (an intermediary firm for wagon contracts)
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