New Delhi, India (Urban Transport News): The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (DMRC) has received six bids for the Experession of Intrests (EOI) invited for providing Consultancy services for Delhi Metro's Phase 4 project.
Following consortia/consultancy firms have submitted their EOI for the contract package DCS-1B of Phase 4 of DMRC:
The Expression of Interests (EOIs) for Short Listing of Consultants for Consultancy Services for implementation of Delhi Metro Project Phase-IV were invited from Global Consultancy Firms by DMRC on May 27, 2021. The consortia led by AYESA Ingenieria y Arquitectura, S.A.U; DB Engineering and Consulting GmbH; Egis Rail; MM S.p.A; Rina Consulting and Systra MVA have shown their interests.
As per the EOI notice, the consultants will provide advisory to DMRC in various areas for successful commissioning of complete Phase 4 Project including Project Planning, Programming and monitoring, Civil Engineering, Design & Structure, Quality assurance in construction, signalling, Telecommunication, Automatic Fare Collection System, Track, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, BMS, Rolling Stock and Safety, Health & Environment.
The consultants shall be selected through Quality and Cost Based Selection (QCBS) wherein Quality Cost ratio shall be 80:20. 80% weightage for technical score obtained and 20% weightage for financial score shall be taken for evaluation.
Delhi MRTS Project Phase-IV (Priority Corridors) consists of a total length of 65.100 km with the following three corridors:
1. Mukundpur-Maujpur (Extension of Line-7): This corridor is an extension of the existing Line 7 (Pink Line) and will span 12.588 km from Mukundpur to Maujpur with 8 elevated stations. This extension line has been given a target to complete by December 2022.
2. Janakpuri West - R. K. Ashram (Extension of Line-8): This corridor is an extension of the existing Line 8 (Meganta Line) and will span 28.92 km from Janakpuri (West) to R.K. Ashram with 22 metro stations. Out of 21.180 km section will be elevated and rest 7.740 km will be underground. This extension line has been given a target to complete by June 2024.
3. Aerocity-Tughlakabad Line-10: The new corridor will span 23.622 km and connect Aerocity to Tughlakabad with 15 stations. Out of 4.279 km section will be elevated and the rest 19.343 km section will be underground. This new line has been given a target to complete by March 2025.
The total completion cost of the project as per sanction by Govt. of India is Rs 24,948.65 Crore. The project is proposed to be funded by the Government of Delhi, the Government of India and through loans from Multilateral funding agencies.
For more details about the project, please explore the Delhi Metro page of Urban Transport News.