Bids Invited for Ahmedabad Metro Phase 2’s Package C3

Gujarat Metro Rail Corporation (GMRC) last week invited tenders for the construction of Ahmedabad Metro Phase 2 project’s 7.553 km Sector-1 – Mahatma Mandir section in Gandhinagar.

This is the 3rd and final civil construction tender notice for this 28.254 km new phase which will see Ahmedabad’s north-south Red Line getting extended by 22.838 km from Motera Stadium to Mahatma Mandir via 20 new stations.

This section will consist of 7 elevated stations at Sachivalaya, Akshardham, Juna Sachivalaya, Sector-16, Sector-24 and Mahatma Mandir. Similar to Surat Metro’s latest tender notice for CS5, GMRC hasn’t hasn’t provided an estimate, which is fine, but surprisingly not even a completion period.

IFB: GMRC/CONS/VDCT+STNS/PKG-C3/PH-2/2022

Package: C3

  • Tender Notice Published: 2/7/2022
  • Estimate: Not Disclosed
  • Completion Period: Not Disclosed
  • Bid Submission Deadline: 24/03/2022 at 3:00 PM
  • Technical Bid Opening: 24/03/2022 at 3:30 PM

Scope: Construction of 7.553 kms elevated viaduct and 7 nos. of stations (incl. E&M, Architectural Finishing, Roofing, Plumbing, Signage, etc.) from Sector-1 to Mahatma Mandir (ch. 31945.443m to 39498.302m, Package C3) in connection with Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project, Phase-2

Package C3: Sector-1 – Mahatma Mandir section with indicative location of stations – view Ahmedabad Metro Phase 2 route map & information

This section’s design was prepared by SYSTRA MVA Consulting (India) as the DDC, and its construction will be financed by Agence Française de Développement (AFD) which I expect should begin in Q4 2022.

The first 2 sections of Phase 2 are well under construction with both contractors commencing U-girder launching activity in Q4 2021:

PackageContractor
C1: Motera to GNLU (8.124 km) and GNLU to GIFT City (5.420 km) with 10 stationsAfcons Infrastructure
C2: GNLU to Gandhinagar Sector-1 (6.478 km) with 5 stationsRanjit Buildcon

A list of all Phase 2 packages (consultant, civil, system) and their contractors can be viewed here.

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– TMRG

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14 Responses to "Bids Invited for Ahmedabad Metro Phase 2’s Package C3"

  1. Pratik says:

    Why do you think completion time not disclosed ??

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    • TMRG says:

      It’s strange. Must definitely be in the more detailed tender docs. Otherwise biz dev teams wouldn’t know how to base their calculations and bid.

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  2. Sam says:

    Does ahmedabad have any underground section?

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  3. Pankaj says:

    Hi,

    do you think the construction of phase 1 will be completed by August 2022 as some media reports say — govt wants it.

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  4. Arif says:

    Can You highlight any Infra or any other Project funded by JICA in Gujarat.

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    • TMRG says:

      I’m not sure what else there is besides Ahmedabad Metro and Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train?

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      • Arif says:

        Yes. I am unware about another projects apart from HSR (Mumbai -Ahmedabad) and Ahmedabad Metro. I read in news quite back, JICA to be funded in Gujarat. so thats why asked

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  5. Akash Patel says:

    What is plant capacity for RBL & AFCONS plant (casting yard)

    like RMC plant capacity, pre-cast pier cap U Girder capacity.

    Reply

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