MUMBAI (Metro Rail News): J Kumar Infraprojects’ engineers has launched a 48 meter special steel girder last week for the 15.18 km Mumbai Metro Line-6 (Pink Line) project. This line will connect Swami Samarth Nagar – Vikhroli via 13 elevated stations.
The girder over Line-2A’s viaduct on Link Road was placed near Infinity Mall for Package BC-03 of the project. DMRC awarded this Rs. 867.75 crore contract to J Kumar – CRTG JV in August 2018.
The scope of this contract includes the construction of a 6.079 km viaduct from chainage – 822.508m to 5257.400m and five stations at Swami Samarth Nagar (Lokhandwala), Adarsh Nagar, Jogeshwari (W), JVLR and Shyam Nagar.
Bidding for Line-6’s key systems (rolling stock, signaling, telecom etc.) has still not started yet.
MMRDA has recently updated its website with key civil construction status data till March 21 which is as follows:
|Soil Investigation Works||94.67% completed|
|Utility Works||80.18% completed|
|Piling Works||84.01% completed|
|Pile Cap Works||74.29% completed|
|Pier Works||71.49% completed|
|Pier Cap Works||Casting: 70.82% completed|
Erection: 61.43 %completed
|Flyover Pier Cap||Casting: 81.20% completed|
|U Girder Works||Casting: 64.74% completed|
Erection: 43.39 %completed
|Station Work||34% completed|