NEW DELHI, INDIA (Metro Rail News): Larsen and Toubro (L&T) engineers are set to complete and launch the first entire span Girder (40M) of Package C-6 for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail Corridor.
L&T emerged as the lowest bidder for constructing the 87.569 km Package C6 of the 508.17 KMs MAHSR or Bullet Train project in November 2020, after officials NHSRCL opened financial bids submitted by three infrastructure companies.
Package C6 from chainage 401.898 to 489.467 is the third-longest package of the entire line and connects Vadodara with Ahmedabad through one station and a minor depot at Anand-Nadiad. The estimated cost of this project is Rs. 1,10,000 crores, of which Rs. 88,000 crores will be funding from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The project completion deadline is the end of 2023.