New Delhi, India (Urban Transport News): The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC) on 6th October 2020 opened the technical bids of civil contract package DC-10 of Phase IV of the Delhi Metro Rail project.
According to DMRC, only Dineshchandra R. Agrawal Infracon Pvt. Ltd. has submitted their bids to perform architectural finishing works and install prefabricated steel roof structures including foot-overbridges at 15 new elevated metro stations on Magenta Line Extension (Janakpuri West - RK Ashram). These 15 stations are Keshopur, Paschim Vihar, Peeragarhi, Mangol Puri, West Enclave, Pushpanjali, Deepali Chowk, Madhuban Chowk, Prashant Vihar, North Pitampura, Haiderpur Badli Mor (over existing Line-2 station), Bhalaswa, Majlis Park, Azadpur and Ashok Vihar.
The tender for this package was invited in August 2020 by DMRC with an estimated cost of Rs 183.72 crore.
The scope of work includes Architectural Finishing Works Including Design, Fabrication, Supply, Erection & Roof sheeting of Prefabricated Steel Roof Portal Pre- Engineered Building (PEB) Structures & Foot Over Bridge (FOB) including Design & Construction (Substructure & Superstructure) & necessary changes in the existing station for connection of FOB, External facade, Water Supply, Sanitary Installation, Drainage, Site development works at Fifteen Elevated Stations on Janakpuri West to RK Ashram Corridor of Phase-IV of Delhi Metro Rail project.
The contract to construct these 15 stations was partially awarded to CCECC – KEC JV and Sam India – Gulermak JV under package DC-01 and DC-03R respectively. The CCECC – KEC JV is currently carrying civil work for the 12.375 km stretch between Vikaspuri Ramp and Haiderpur-Badli Mor. The Sam India – Gulermak JV is carrying civil work for the 7.473 km stretch between Haiderpur Badli Mor and Ashok Vihar.
Now it is upon DMRC to award the contract to the sole bidder i.e. Dineshchandra R. Agrawal Infracon Pvt. Ltd. to perform the work under contract package DC-10 after evaluating technical and financial bids or to re-invite tenders to find more construction firms.
For more details about the project, please explore the Delhi Metro page of Urban Transport News.