New Delhi, India (Urban Transport News): The National Capital Region Transport Corporation Ltd (NCRTC) has recently awarded contract package 11 worth Rs 213.79 crores (combined value) of Delhi-Meerut RRTS corridor to two contractors namely URC Construction and a joint venture of Metcon India Reality & Infrastructure and C.P. Associates for Architectural Finishing work of 11 RRTS stations.
Contract Package 11 (lot 1) has been awarded to the joint venture of Metcon India Reality & Infrastructure Pvt Ltd and C.P. Associates with an order value Rs 63.35 crores for Architectural Finishing for 2 Elevated Stations (viz. Sarai Kale Khan and New Ashok Nagar Stations) and E and M Work from Sarai Kale Khan to New Ashok Nagar DN Ramp of Delhi – Meerut RRTS Corridor.
A total of eight bidders viz. Metcon-CP Associate JV, Jakson, Canon Fasteners, Bucon Infratech, Himcon Engineers, URC Construction, Montecarlo and Brawn Globus Turnkey Solution were participated in the bidding process.
The both elevated stations - Sarai Kale Khan and New Ashok Nagar are being constructed by Afcons Infrastructure Ltd under Contract Package-6.
Contract Package 11 (lot 2) has been awarded to URC Construction Pvt. Ltd. with an order value Rs 150.44 crores for Architectural Finishing for Nine Elevated Stations and E and M work from Duhai (EPE) to start of Partapur Station and Begumpul UP Ramp to Modipuram of Delhi – Ghaziabad – Meerut RRTS Corridor. These nine stations are Duhai, Murad Nagar, Modinagar South, Modinagar North, Meerut South, Partapur, Rithani, MES Colony, Daurli, Meerut North and Modipuram.
These nine elevated stations will be constructed by L&T Construction under Contact Package 3 and Contract Package 7.
Only two bidders Jakson Ltd and URC Construction Pvt. Ltd. were participated in the bidding process.
Tender for the contract package 11 (lot 1 & 2) was invited in October 2020 with an estimated work value of Rs 182 crore.
Recently, Alstom Transport has announce the manufacturing of Rolling Stock (RRTS Trains) for the Delhi-Meerut RRTS corridor.