Mumbai – Nagpur High Speed Rail’s Design & Survey Bids Opened

Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System Ltd. (DIMMTS) and four other firms in November emerged as the lowest bidders for 5 packages to help prepare the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the 741 km Mumbai – Nasik – Nagpur High Speed Rail (MNHSR bullet train) project which will connect both cities through 12 stations in Maharashtra.

NHSRCL had invited tenders (bids) for these five packages (and two others) with varying lengths of completion in September dealing with preparing a final alignment design (including aerial LiDAR survey), carrying out a ridership (traffic) study, preparing General Arrangement Drawings (GADs) and data collection surveying work.

Carrying Out Ridership Study (Traffic Study)

  • Winner: Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System Ltd. (DIMMTS)
  • Period of Work: 120 Days
  • Technical Bids Opened: October 14 – 5 bidders
  • Financial Bids Opened: November 18
  • Bid Values of Lowest 3 Bidders:
FirmBid
Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System Ltd. (DIMMTS)Rs. 44,87,280
RITES Ltd.Rs. 64,40,000
T&T Consultants Pvt. Ltd.Rs. 65,56,345

Final Alignment Design including Aerial LiDAR Survey

  • Winner: SECON Pvt. Ltd.
  • Period of Work: 150 Days
  • Technical Bids Opened: October 20 – 4 bidders
  • Financial Bids Opened: October 28
  • Bid Values of Lowest 3 Bidders:
FirmBid
SECON Pvt. Ltd.Rs. 14,25,30,900
RITES Ltd.Rs. 14,41,83,432
Monarch Surveyors and Engineering Consultants Pvt. Ltd.Rs. 14,45,96,566

Preparation of GADs (General Arrangement Drawings)

  • Winner: Holtec Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
  • Period of Work: 90 Days
  • Technical Bids Opened: October 20 – 13 bidders
  • Financial Bids Opened: November 18
  • Bid Values of Lowest 3 Bidders:
FirmBid
Holtec Consulting Pvt Ltd.Rs. 29,50,000
SATRA Services and Solutions Pvt. Ltd.Rs. 31,32,000
RITES Ltd.Rs. 33,16,000

Data Collection and Associated Survey Work for DPR

  • Winner: Satra Services and Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
  • Period of Work: 120 days
  • Technical Bids Opened: October 19 – 13 bidders
  • Financial Bids Opened: November 20
  • Bid Values of Lowest 3 Bidders:
FirmBid
Satra Services and Solutions Pvt. Ltd.Rs. 37,80,000
SECON Pvt. Ltd.Rs. 65,13,450
Highway Engineering Magnitude ConsortiumRs. 69,62,000

Preparation of Detailed Social Impact Assessment (SIA) / Resettlement Action Plan (RAP)

  • Winner: Monarch Surveyors and Engineering Consultants Pvt. Ltd.
  • Period of Work: 180 days
  • Technical Bids Opened: November 2 – 8 bidders
  • Financial Bids Opened: November 26
  • Bid Value of Only Qualified Bidder:
FirmBid
Monarch Surveyors and Engineering Consultants Pvt. Ltd.Rs. 4,49,00,000

If no issues arise during financial bid evaluation, then all five winners listed above should receive a Letter of Award (LoA) in the coming weeks, if not already.

Financial bids haven’t yet been opened for the tenders dealing with conducting an Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) and identifying utilities and power sourcing options for substations.

The finalization of this line’s alignment is months, if not years, away but the line is expected to partly follow the under construction 701 km Samruddhi Mahamarg Expressway (Nagpur Mumbai Super Communication Expressway) which will connect 10 districts of the state.

Indicative alignment of the Mumbai – Nasik – Nagpur High Speed Rail line – view information & route map

12 new stations are tentatively planned to be built at Shahapur, Igatputi, Nasik, Shirdi, Aurangabad, Jalna, Mehkar, Malegaon Jahangir, Karanja Lad, Pulgaon, Wardha and Nagpur.

For more updates, check out the High Speed Rail section of The Metro Rail Guy!

– TMRG

written by

Global traveler who prefers mass rapid transit

14 Responses to "Mumbai – Nagpur High Speed Rail’s Design & Survey Bids Opened"

  1. Pratik Arora says:

    Can you provide names of disqualified SIA bidders?

    Reply
    • TMRG says:

      Sure can!

      – ABC Techno Labs India Pvt. Ltd.
      – AFC India Ltd.
      – Centre for Market Research and Social Development Pvt. Ltd.
      – CE Testing Company Pvt. Ltd.
      – Environmental Technical Services Pvt. Ltd.
      – Infer Development Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
      – Taru Leading Edge Pvt. Ltd.

      Reply
  2. Clevin Gomes says:

    I think this line will be known as Nagpur Shinkansen and in future it will extend till Howrah as well. If extend, then the travel time will reduce till 3 hrs from Mumbai to Nagpur and 6-7 hours from Mumbai to Howrah.

    Reply
  3. सचिन पुरहे says:

    क्या यही फाइनल मैप है

    Reply
  4. Abhijeet says:

    Is it final route map?
    Please reply.

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  5. Abhi says:

    Is it final and accurate route map?
    Please reply.

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  6. Bhavesh says:

    Shahpur means near Assangaon or elsewhere

    Reply
  7. Anand atal says:

    Please share new update about Mumbai – Nasik – Nagpur High Speed Rail

    Reply
  8. Andy says:

    Please share new update about Mumbai – Nasik – Nagpur High Speed Rail

    Reply
  9. Anand s murkute says:

    Please share new update about Mumbai – Nasik – Nagpur High Speed Rail

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  10. Muskan xerox says:

    Plz show final map

    Reply
  11. Jagdish says:

    When will start land aquration process ? Plz give information

    Reply

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