AECOM JV Sole Bidder for MahaMetro’s General Consultancy

A consortium of AECOM – Systra MVA Consulting – Consulting Engineers Group (AECOM – SYSTRA – CEG) JV today emerged as the only bidder for the General Consultant (GC) contract for Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation’s upcoming proposed projects.

MahaMetro invited bids from global design and engineering firms for this service in December 2019 and expects the dedicated GC to assist them with the speedy implementation, through assistance in design, supervision, safety, quality control and contract management for the following projects –

  • Nagpur Metro Rail Project Phase II with length of 48 Kms approx. with 25KV OHE system and Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) signaling (view project details)
  • Pune Metro Rail Project Phase II with length of 31.5 Kms approx. with 25KV OHE system and Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) signaling (view some of the proposed lines)
  • Thane Metro Rail Project with length of 31.5 Kms approx. with 25KV OHE system and Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) signaling (this project may no longer be active)
  • Nashik MRTS NEO Project with length of 32 Kms approx (view project details)
  • Other Works including Metro works to be assign to Maha-Metro.
Nagpur Metro’s Phase 2 lines in blue – view Nagpur Metro Phase 2 info & route map

Per the tender documents, the scope of the GC’s services will briefly cover consultancy for planning, preliminary design, proof checking of detailed designs, procurement, systems integration, contract administration, project management, construction/ erection supervision, testing and commissioning of Maha-Metro Project.

It’ll be interesting to see if MahaMetro proceeds with evaluating the JV’s bid or re-invites tenders to get more responses. Stay tuned to find out.

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– TMRG

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6 Responses to "AECOM JV Sole Bidder for MahaMetro’s General Consultancy"

  1. Clevin Gomes says:

    What’s the status of the Thane Metro?

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    • TMRG says:

      It’s up in the air. Besides this contract, I haven’t seen reports or heard of anything significant.

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      • DSS says:

        Can you provide details about Thane Metro or make page for the same if possible. I future it may be get attention also.

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        • TMRG says:

          It was (is still?) planned as a ring line – 29 km long of which 3 km is underground with 22 stations of which 2 are UG.

          I’ll create a page when things are more concrete.

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  2. Sadm says:

    I red an article earlier somewhere, thane metro project has been scraped. Now it will be similar to neo project like the one going to be in warangal and nashik.

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  3. Vinayak Gawade says:

    Can you please help about Who are electrical Panel builders for Pune metro?

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