3 Bidders for Delhi Metro Pink Line Extension’s Track Work

3 firms have submitted bids to supply and install standard gauge tracks for Delhi Metro’s Pink Line after Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) opened technical bids for Package DT-05 last Thursday.

The city’s Pink Line is being extended in the Delhi Metro Phase 4 project by 12.375 km between Maujpur and Majlis Park by Longjian – KEC JV. They were awarded its Rs. 1,080 crore civil construction contract for Package DC-02 in November 2019 with a completion deadline of 30 months.

DMRC invited tenders for its track-work contract, financed by JICA, in May 2022 with an unknown estimate and 730 day (2 year) deadline.

Bidders

  • Rahee Infratech Ltd.
  • Apurvakriti Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd. 
  • Paras Railtech Pvt. Ltd.

Brief Scope: Installation, testing, and commissioning of ballastless track including supply of fastening system, buffer stop, and others for Line-7 ext (Maujpur-Majlis Park) (CH. 0.0M TO CH. 12098.520 M) of Delhi MRTS Project of Phase-IV.

Route of Pink Line’s Phase 4 extension with key stations marked – view Delhi Metro Phase 4 info & map

KEC-Longjian’s scope of work includes building the line’s 12.375 km viaduct, bridge over the Yamuna River, a PWD double-decker flyover and 8 stations at Yamuna Vihar, Bhajanpura, Khajuri Khas, Sonia Vihar, Wazirabad Surghat, Jagatpur Village, Jharoda Majra and Burari.

Representational image only– Photo Copyright: Daily Mail

All 3 bids have now been sent for technical bid evaluation which can take a couple months to complete. When that is done, the financial bids of the technically qualified bidders will be opened to reveal who’s the lowest bidder and most likely supplier.

Back in March 2022, Longjian – KEC JV launched their first cantilever construction (CLC) gantry for the Pink Line’s new 560 meter bridge over the Yamuna River – see details & pictures.

For more updates, check out the Delhi Metro section or my Home Page! Sign up for free instant email notifications on new posts over here. Like this post? See how you can get early-access to updates and support the site over here.

– TMRG

written by

Global traveler who prefers mass rapid transit

2 Responses to "3 Bidders for Delhi Metro Pink Line Extension’s Track Work"

  1. Aditya says:

    Hi.. any update on that launcher which collapsed near majlis park on magenta line viaduct in March. Has a new one been setup and has construction resumed ?

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Join the discussion...