AHMEDABAD: Casting of 1st Pier has started by Ranjit Buildcon Limited on Radesan Road for the 28.25 km long Phase-2 of Ahmedabad Metro.
Ranjit Buildcon was awarded this contract under Package-C2 of the Ahmedabad Metro Phase-2 Project with a contract value of INR 417.90 crore and completion period of 27 months.
Tenders were invited for this work in January 2020 and in July, technical bids were opened. In October 2020, when financial bids were opened, Ranjit Buildcon emerged as the lowest bidder quoting the bid value INR 417.90 crore against the estimated cost of INR 470.06 crore.
Name of Work: Construction of 6.478km elevated viaducts and 5 stations from CH. 25467.443m to 31945.443m and 0.679 km elevated viaducts and ramp for depot entry in connection with Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project Phase – 2 from Motera Stadium to Mahatma Mandir (excl. E&M, architectural finishing and roofing) – Package C2.
Phase-2 of Ahmedabad Metro consist of 2 corridors i.e. Line-1 from Motera to Mahatma Mandir with length of 22.838 km (20 stations) and Line-2 from GNLU to GIFT City with length of 5.41 km (3 stations). Both the corridors are fully elevated.