10 Bidders for Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel’s Construction Work

10 civil construction companies have submitted bids to construct the 10.3 km Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel project after National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDC) opened technical bids on Wednesday.

This project on NH-244 (old NH-1B) in Jammu and Kashmir will consist of 2 tunnels – a 10.331 km Tube-1 and a 10.363 km Tube-2. Along with the approach roads, this strategic project under Sinthan Pass will be 38.611 km long and drastically shorten the distance between Anantnag – Khellani.

NHIDC invited tenders for its construction in August 2022 with a Rs. 3253.58 crore estimate and 1826 day (5 year) completion deadline.


  • APCO Infratech Ltd.
  • BK Tek Chand and Sons
  • Dineshchandra R.Agarwal Infracon Pvt. Ltd.
  • Gawar Construction Ltd.
  • IRCON International Ltd.
  • Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
  • Max Infra (India) Ltd.
  • Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Ltd.
  • Patel Infrastructure Ltd.
  • TLL – Evrascon Ltd.

Brief Scope: Construction of Uni-directional Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel (Under Sinthanpass) of length 10.331km/10.363km (Tube-1/Tube-2) and its approach road of total length 38.611 km in Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir on EPC mode.

Source: The Print

The bids have now been sent for technical 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 contractor.

Besides this project, I’m also tracking the 8 km Shudmahadev – Dranga twin tunnel project shown in the map above. Bids are currently scheduled to be opened on January 6, so stay tuned for a similar post!

Over the past few weeks when I had some down-time, I created a bunch of very basic information pages for important projects. Below are just a few. See more projects on the website’s menu under Misc > Misc Projects.

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22 Responses to "10 Bidders for Singhpora – Vailoo Tunnel’s Construction Work"

  1. Gaurav says:

    Hey TMRG, would you be doing a post on the recent opening of Kolkata metro? What’s the total length of the metro lines there after this opening?

  2. Pankaj says:

    Will tbms will be used in this project

  3. RAHUL says:

    I think you should create a separate section for tunnels instead of keeping it in Misc. Lots of tunnels are coming up, it would be nice to see so many 5 km + road tunnel in one place.

    • TMRG says:

      You’re right – deserves its own section! Do you have a list of tunnel projects I should create a page for?

  4. Tarun sharma says:

    Kb open hoga tender?

  5. Neyaz Hamied says:

    Which company got it’s tender

  6. Dilavar Ahmad Naik says:

    Qualification: Graduation


    LOA yet to be published. Whether Bidding process completed or not. Make to public domain in general and the aspiring job seekers in specific

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  13. Unknown says:

    Any update on Singpora vailoo tunnel project

  14. Sam says:

    Hey, Do you have any update on this project?

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    Works supervision and material management and providing all kinds of labour’s, carpenters, masons etc

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