4 Bidders for Mumbai Pune Expressway – Trans Harbor Elevated Highway’s Work

4 civil engineering firms have submitted bids to connect the operational Mumbai Pune Expressway (MPE) and under construction Mumbai Trans Harbour Link (MTHL) in Maharashtra.

This six lane project by Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) involves construction of 2 elevated roads linked by a 11 km portion of the existing JNPT Highway (NH-348A).

On the western-end, a 3.657 km corridor will link MTHL’s Chirle interchange to Gavan Phata. On the eastern-end, a 2.287 km corridor will link Palaspe Phata to MPE. From end to end, the entire corridor will be approximately 17 kms long.

MMRDA had invited tenders for construction in March 2023 with a Rs. 997.96 crore estimate and 30 month deadline. Technical bids were opened on Tuesday.


  • Gawar Construction Ltd.
  • GR Infraprojects Ltd.
  • Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
  • PNC Infratech Ltd.

Brief Scope: Construction of Elevated Corridor from Mumbai Pune Expressway to MTHL Interchange at Chirle From NH 48 Km 105+400 to Km 108+150 and from NH 348 Km 12+500 to Km 17+100

Project’s route with the 2 elevated corridors shown in red and blue – via MMRDA’s tender documents – view large
Western elevated section linking MTHL at Chirle to Gavan Phata – via MMRDA’s tender docs
Eastern elevated section linking Palaspe Flyover – MPE

The bids have now been sent for technical evaluation which will take about a month 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.

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2 Responses to "4 Bidders for Mumbai Pune Expressway – Trans Harbor Elevated Highway’s Work"

  1. Sunil says:

    This crucial links should be ready for MTHL inauguration, then only the true reason and meaning of MTHL will be achieved, apart from sewri-worli connectivity.

  2. Mohan says:

    Preparation, submission and approval of TDP for metro and highway projects.


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