NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): Afcons Infrastructure has emerged as the lowest bidder for constructing the 5.68 km underground Package 8 of the 82.15 km Delhi – Meerut (RRTS) Line after the National Capital Region Transport Corporation declared financial bid results.
NCRTC invited tenders for this package in February 2020 with an estimate of approximately Rs 1750 crore and has set a deadline of 1310 days (3.6 years) for the work. Technical bids were opened in July.
After the 5.6 km New Ashok Nagar Ramp – Anand Vihar – Sahibabad Ramp Package 4 in Delhi, for which STEC emerged as the lowest bidder in June. This Package is the second and final for the construction of underground section of the line. It will have three stations at Meerut Central, Bhaisali and Begumpul in which Meerut Central and Bhaisal will exclusively serve Meerut’s local metro system.
Financial Bid Values:
Afcons Infrastructure Ltd. – Rs. 1529.10 Crores
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Ltd. – Rs. 1602 Crores
Yapı Merkezi İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş. – Tata Projects Ltd. (YM-TPL JV) – Rs. 1620.33 Crores
Gulermak Agir Sanayi Insaat ve Taahh. A.S. (Gulermak) – Rs. 1707.50 Crores
Scope of the work includes Design and Construction of Tunnels by TBM from near Brahampuri DN Ramp to Begumpul UP Ramp and 3 Under Ground Stations at Meerut Central, Bhaisali & Begumpul by Cut & Cover Method including Architectural Finishing and Design, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of Electrical and Mechanical Systems including Fire detection & suppression System and Hydraulic systems on Delhi – Ghaziabad – Meerut Corridor under this package.