KOCHI (Metro Rail News): Kochi Metro Rail Limited has completed 50 per cent of the piling of Water Metro’s boat jetty at High Court. KMRL has completed the construction of around 18 piles so far. KMRL has engaged 40 labourers through its contractor at the site and the work is at full swing. Other than piling other civil construction activities are also being undertaken. Construction of Floating Pontoon is also progressing fast.
As many as Nine boat terminals of the water metro are under construction. Construction at Vyttila and Kakkanad are at their final stages. “Construction is fast progressing at Eloor, Cheranelloor, South Chittur, Bolgatty, High Court, Vypeen, Mulavukad North, Paliyamthuruth and Kadamakkudy. Cochin Shipyard is expected to deliver the first boat soon”, it said in a statement.
The Kochi Metro works are progressing very fast and the Water Metro is expected to be operational on time as per official sources.