NEW DELHI (Metro Rail News): Lisha Engineers emerged as the lowest bidder for Pink Line Extension Corridor (Line-7) from Majlis Park to Maujpur (12.55 km) under Phase-4 for the contract related to architectural finishing work including design and construction of external facade and other works at 08 eight stations of this corridor.
Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) invites bids for this work in January this year with an estimated cost of INR 86.23 Crores and completion period of 24 months. In February, technical bids revealed names of eleven bidders and based on evaluation, three bidders were qualified for financial bidding in which Lisha Engineers quoted the lowest bid value amounting to INR 78.65 Crores. Bid value quoted by other two bidders is –
- Pioneer Fabricators (KMU-PFPL-GH JV) – INR 86.30 Crores
- URC Construction – INR 93.92 Crores
Contract No. – DC-11
Brief Scope of Work – Architectural Finishing Works Including Design, Fabrication, Supply, Erection & Roof sheeting of Pre-Engineered Building (PEB) Structures and Design & Construction of External facade, Water Supply, Sanitary Installation, Drainage, Site development works at Eight (08) Elevated stations namely Yamuna Vihar, Bhajanpura, Khajuri Khas, Sonia Vihar, Soorghat, Jagatpur Village, Jharoda Majraa and Burari of Maujpur-Majlis Park –Corridor (line-7 Extension) of Delhi MRTS Phase-IV Project.
As the bid value of Lisha Engineers is well below DMRC estimated cost for this contract, it is likely that they will be awarded this contract in coming weeks.
DMRC has set a deadline of December 2022 for the operation of this 12.55 km long line from Majlis Park to Maujpur line which will have eight elevated stations.