NEW DELHI, (Metro Rail News): Ircon International Limited invites open tender for the client Northeast Frontier Railway for civil works at Biratnagar Station (Nepal) in connection with the construction of the New Broad Gauge Railway Line from Jogbani (India) to Biratnagar (Nepal).
Name of Work
Construction of civil work including Embankment, Blanketing, Bridge, Staff Quarters, Station Building, Services buildings, Platform, Roads & other structures at Biratnagar Station (Nepal) in connection with “Construction of New Broad Gauge Railway Line from Jogbani (India) to Biratnagar (Nepal)
Tender Reference Number – IRCON/2051/JBNRL/Const Earthwork
Estimated Cost: INR 29.64 Crore
Completion Period: 11 Months
Availability of Tender Documents: From 06-Apr-2021 at 05:30 PM to 15-Apr-2021 till 03:00 PM
Pre-Bid Meeting: NA
Tender submission start date: 09-Apr-2021 09:00 AM
Tender submission end date: 15-Apr-2021 03:00 PM
Bid Opening Date: 16-Apr-2021 03:00 PM
Scope of work –
The scope of work includes the following works at Biratnagar, Nepal from Km. 16.820 to Km. 18.600.
- Embankment and Cutting, Construction of Blanketing, Bridge, side Drains.
- Construction of Staff Quarters, Station Building, Services buildings, Platform, Roads & other works required in connection with completion of above.
About The Project
The Railway Line from Jogbani (India) to Biratnagar (Nepal) is an 18.6 km broad gauge railway line connecting Jogbani in Bihar to the industrial area of Biratnagar in Nepal at an estimated cost of INR 374 Crore.
The first phase consisting of 8 km railway line is already completed from Bathnaha to Nepal Customs point and the remaining portion of the project from Nepal Customs point to Biratnagar is expected to be completed by July 2021. Once completed, it will significantly reduce transportation costs between Nepal and Indian seaports at Kolkata and Haldia.
For more information and further details on tender, applicants can download tender documents from website – https://etenders.gov.in/eprocure/app