Pune Metro Line-3’s 1st Segment Cast by TATA-Siemens JV

Engineers from Pune IT City Metro Rail Ltd. on Friday began pouring concrete to cast segments for Pune Metro’s 23.3 km Line-3 which will connect Megapolis Circle in Hinjawadi with Civil Court in Shivajinagar.

8.5m wide segments cast at their yard in Tathawade will be launched for the line’s viaduct, which is being developed by PMRDA on PPP mode through a 35 year concession agreement signed with Tata’s TRIL Urban Transport Private Limited and Siemens Project Ventures GmbH (TRIL UTPL + SPVG).

Photo Copyright: Jayesh Kumar Kushwah

Tata Projects Ltd. is responsible for the line’s civil construction work while Siemens will provide systems-related project management, turnkey electrification, signaling, communications and depot works (equipment).

Route of Pune Metro’s Line-3 (Red) – view Line-3 info and route map with the indicative location of stations
Copyright: Umang Chimalwar

By back of the hand calculations, I estimate approximately 7200-7500 segments being cast for the line’s superstructure.

On the line’s route, rebar for multiple piers have started appearing in Hinjawadi and E-Square near Pune University – view recent images here.

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2 Responses to "Pune Metro Line-3’s 1st Segment Cast by TATA-Siemens JV"

  1. Sandeep Tade says:

    Pray god for success for this experiment, so that many more will come up, for speedy development in the country

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  2. Soumyajit Biswas says:

    I operate the rig. If you have a dealing machine, you can hire me as an operator. I am interested in Tata Group to hire me. Translation

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