Hat tip to Bhavin for the images!
After J Kumar Infraprojects commissioned their first Launching Gantry (LG) on the night of February 19, they’ve now set up a second one just 50 meters away in the Nirant Cross Roads area! This LG will build the viaduct in the opposite (westward) direction for the 6 km Vastral Gam to Apparel Park section of the metro’s 20.536 km east-west line.
Some new images of the work done by the first LG:
A couple of crucial contracts are scheduled to be awarded soon:
• Motera-Ranip (stations only) – Bids opened on April 18 ; lowest bidder yet to be revealed
• Shreyas – Ranip (viaduct & stations) – Bids scheduled to be opened on May 12
• Rolling Stock (96 coaches) – Bids scheduled to be opened on May 18
Click on the links above for specific details on each package.
For more updates, check out the Ahmedabad section of The Metro Rail Guy!