MUMBAI (Metro Rail News): City first underground metro rail has been finished 76 percent of tunnelling work on Monday.
The construction of Metro-3 project has picked up the pace, and Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited has completed 76 per cent of the tunnelling for Colaba-Bandra-SPEEZ route, along with this, the MMRCL has also completed 100 per cent of its 5318 sqm concourse slab of Vidhan Bhavan station.
The Mumbai Metro-3 project addressed on Twitter: “We cross yet another milestone along the way. #Metro3 #VidhanBhavan station completes 100% of its 5318 sqm concourse slab,” On Monday.
The metro corporation has also completed the tunnelling of 13 stations out of the 26 recommended stations. On the other side, 17 TBMs that have been deployed have attained 25 breakthroughs out of the total 32.
Last year in December, the MMRCL had built 40 km of tunnelling work. Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation, which is implementing the Colaba-Bandra-Seepz corridor, on December 27 had stated that 100 per cent tunnelling work of the project would be made by next year September.
The Mumbai Metro-3 project that is worth Rs 30,000 crore will connect Cuffe Parade business district in the extreme south of the city to SEEPZ in the north-central with 26 underground and one at-grade station.