Diesel Loco Shed, Krishnarajapuram was established in the year 1983. During the last 20 years, the Shed has been catering to the needs of the Broad Gauge system of Southern, South Central, Central and South Western Railways. The shed is known for its excellent quality of workmanship and work culture all over the railway system. It has well designed and well laid out facilities to undertake maintenance of Broad Gauge Main Line and shunting locomotives. Presently, the activities in Diesel Loco Shed, Krishnarajapuram are supported by about 500 employees directly.