DMRC Invites Bids for Patna Metro Line-1’s Construction
The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) today invited bids for the construction of the first package of Patna Metro’s 16.86 km Line-1 of the Phase 1 project which’ll connect Danapur Cantonment with Khemni Chak through 16 elevated & underground stations.
This first section comprises of two disjointed elevated portions – a roughly 4 km viaduct connecting Danapur with Patliputra Ramp through 4 stations, and the second – another roughly 4 km section with 3 stations connecting Mithapur Ramp with Khemni Chak Station which’ll allow users to switch over to the 14.05 km Line-2 (Patna Junction Railway Station – New ISBT).
Package PC-04’s Scope: Part Design and Construction of Elevated Viaduct, elevated ramp at Mithapur & Patliputra and seven stations viz Danapur, Saguna More, RPS More, Patliputra, Mithapur, Ramkrishna Nagar & Jaganpura Station (Excluding Architectural Finishing & PEB works) in Corridor-1 of Phase-I of Patna MRTS.
- Approximate Cost: Rs. 527.62 Cr
- Completion Period: 36 months
- Pre-bid Meeting: 06.10.2020 at 11:00 hrs
- Date & Time of Submission of Tenders: 02.11.2020 (1500 hrs).
- Bid Opening Date: 03.11.2020 at 1500 hrs
This is the 3rd civil package for the 30.91 km Phase 1’s construction. Here’s the status of the other two:
|PC-01: Construction of Line-2’s Malahi Pakri – New ISBT (6.1 km viaduct, 5 stations)||NCC Ltd. (LoA was issued today)|
|PC-02: Construction of New ISBT Depot (Shared by Line-1 & Line-2)||Quality Buildcon is Lowest Bidder|
With this development, DMRC for Line-1 now just has to invite bids for the roughly 8 km underground section between Patlipura Ramp and Mithapur Ramp. That section will comprise of 6 stations at Rukanpura, Raja Bazar, Patna Zoo (formerly JD Women’s College), Vikas Bhawan (formerly Raj Bhavan), Vidyut Bhawan, and Patna Junction (interchange).
For more updates, check out the Patna section of The Metro Rail Guy!
1)How many days will it required to finalize the lowest bidder for line 2??
2)When will the final construction of line 1 metro station along with depot will start??
3)Is it possible in this financial year or we have to wait for another one year.??( For line 1)
1) Line-2’s contract was awarded today. I’ve updated the above table and package PC-01’s post: https://themetrorailguy.com/2020/08/31/ncc-lowest-bidder-for-patna-metros-construction/
2 & 3) Line-1’s construction should start in mid-2021 if things go according to schedule and there are no delays in technical bid evaluation. Depot’s contract is yet to be awarded. If they award it this month, then work should begin by December.
Good to see that tender invited for line 1. One small change in the map, Patliputra station as per tender document is between Gola Road and Gokul road. Please amend the map accordingly.
Cool – thanks for pointing out. The map above is indicative only, but I can easily make a change on the project information page’s Google Map. Can you tell me the coordinates for it?
Patliputra station co-ordinates- 25.612938, 85.054778….Thanks
Its a underground or Viaduct ?
The package above (PC-03) will have an elevated viaduct.
PC-04 is underground: https://themetrorailguy.com/2020/09/18/dmrc-invites-bids-for-patna-metros-underground-section/
Who have been allotted Contract for construction of Underground stations in PC 03,04 after opening of tender on 06-11-20
PC-04 got 4 bids. See: https://themetrorailguy.com/2020/11/20/4-bidders-for-patna-metro-line-1s-elevated-section/
Financial bids will be opened in the coming months.
PC-03’s bid submission date has been moved to December 4.