NHSRCL issues the second high-value tender for the high-speed rail project.
New Delhi (Urban Transport News): The National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) which is implementing India’s first Bullet Train project has issued its second high value tender for design and construction of the underwater tunnel for Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail corridor.
The Government of India has received an ODA loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) towards the cost of the project for the construction of the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail corridor. Therefore, the Government of India through the National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) is inviting the international competitive bids (ICB) from the eligible contractors/tenderers on lump sum price basis. The ICB will be conducted as per the JICA’s single stage biding procedure.
Details of Work:
Construction of Tunnelling Works including Testing and Commissioning for Double Line High Speed Railway using Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) and New Austrian Tunnelling Method (NATM) between Mumbai Underground Station at Bandra-Kurla Complex (MAHSR Km. 0.773) and Shilphata (MAHSR Km. 21.150) in the State of Maharashtra for the Project for Construction of Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail corridor.