PRACS – PRACS (Pakistan Railway Advisory & Consultancy Services Limited), registered as a public Limited Company under the Companies Act 1913, is a subsidiary of the Ministry of Railways, founded in 1976. PRACS has completed 34 years of high quality performance in the fields of numerous railway related and general consultancy projects. PRACS is managed by a Board of Directors with Secretary/Chairman, Ministry of Railways as Chairman of the Board of Directors. The Managing Director being a Chief of the Company is assisted at a senior level by a number of Executive Directors and other Managerial staff, who through their respective disciplinary and regional roles and responsible for managing PRACS operational activities and projects at National and International level.
PRACS, Head Office is in Rawalpindi. Two fully equipped and functionally sub offices in Lahore and one sub office is in Karachi. All these offices covering the main areas of work which is the main strength of PRACS.
Since its establishment, PRACS has successfully completed over 250 assignments pertaining to Civil / Mechanical / Electrical / Telecommunication / Signal Engineering and Commercial & Transportation disciplines covering feasibility studies, field surveys and project management covering detailed designing/contract management and construction supervision of the railway project.