Ahmedabad, Metro Rail News: The underground (UG) section of Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project, Phase-1 of GMRC starts from Apparel Park Depot to Shahpur for a stretch of 6.5 Km which includes
The underground section was divided into two contracts, 2.5 Km of UG-1 contract was awarded to M/s Afcons Infrastructure Ltd and 4.0 Km of UG-2 project was awarded to Ws L&T Ltd for construction of UG stations &
GMRC UG-1 contractor M/s Afcons Infrastructure Ltd had launched the 1st TBM (5-710) in the shaft near Apparel Park Depot on 5th April 2018 and 2nd TBM(S-1134) was launched on 20th June 2018 at the same location.
These two TBMs of M/s Afcons, TBM 1 & TBM 2 (with
Exclusive Video of Twin Tunnel Breakthrough of Ahmedabad Metro
This breakthrough has marked the completion of TBM work in this UG 1 project portion by GMRC and other works like cross passage, first stage concrete for track plinth etcetera will commence now.