Patel Casts Surat Metro Phase 1’s First Segment

Engineers from Patel Infrastructure on Thursday began pouring concrete to cast segments for Surat Metro Phase 1 project’s 11.6 km Kadarsha Ni Nal – Dream City section.

8.5m wide segments cast at their yard in Dream City will be launched for the 21.61 km Line-1’s Package CS1 viaduct which was awarded in January 2021 to Sadbhav Engineering – SP Singla Constructions (SEL-SPSCPL) JV. The consortium subcontracted out a portion of works to Patel Infra for an undisclosed amount.

Photo Copyright: Patel Infrastructure

Construction on the project was formally launched by PM Modi in January 2021 with a ceremonial bore taking place. Since then, SEL-SPSCPL JV has been engaged in piling activity. A new video shot by a local YouTuber in fact shows they’ve tied rebar for a couple piers as well.

The 10 stations in SEL-SPSCPL’s section are coming up at Kadarsha Ni Nal, Majura Gate (interchange with Line-2: Bhesan – Saroli), Rupali Canal, Althan Tenament, Althan Gam, VIP Road, Woman ITI, Bhimrad, Convention Center and Dream City.

Route of Surat Metro’s Kadarsha Ni Nal – Dream City section with the indicative location of stations enroute – view Surat Metro Phase 1 info & route map
Photo Copyright: Patel Infrastructure
Photo Copyright: Patel Infrastructure

On Friday, GMRC invited bids to construct Line-2’s first section between Bhesan – Adaraj – Majura Gate with 11 elevated stations – see scope & details.

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6 Responses to "Patel Casts Surat Metro Phase 1’s First Segment"

  1. E.Chidambaram says:

    No helmet on Heads?

  2. Badnam says:

    Hari puttar if you just looking at helmet in that condition I will like to tell you to visit their katni tunnel project you will understand what safety is there

    • Hari Puttar says:

      Helmets in under construction tunnels are mandatory .
      pta nhi kab upar se kya gir jaaye
      Govt. should take strict action on this

  3. Bhabani Prasad Sahu says:

    Folks….do you have a brain? Yeeeeh…. then care.


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