IRCON International on Friday emerged as the lowest bidder to supply and install standard gauge track for Chennai Metro 26.09 km Line-4 Which will connect Light House-Poonamallee Bypass through 30 stations.
its scope Chennai Metro Phase 2 The contract includes track installation work in 16 km under construction high section (Poonamallee Bypass – Power House Ramp), 10 km underground section where ITD Cementation is the lowest bidder, and also what was inside the Poonamallee depot Altis-VCL JV . was awarded for building In October.
Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) invited tenders The contract for this system was in May 2021 with a time limit of 1610 days (4.4 years) and an undisclosed estimate. technical bids were opened in october 4 to be disclosed to the bidders.
financial bid results
|Strong||Bid (Rs. in crore)|
|Texmaco – KEC Joint Venture||402.25|
|Larsen & Toubro (L&T)||404.08|
|Alstom Transport India||469.67|
short range: Supply, installation, testing and commissioning of track works of standard gauge including Light House Station in Corridor-4 of Chennai Metro Rail Project-Phase-2 and all allied works in underground and elevated section between Poonamalle Bypass Station and Poonamallee Depot.
As with other Phase 2 packages, the CMRL estimate for this is unknown, so I cannot assess how IRCON bids and what the next steps look like.
This is the second major system package of Line-4 after the rolling stock tender.PACKAGE ARE03) which received 3 bids from Alstom, BEML and Titagarh in September. I heard that the tender was canceled last week and I am waiting for confirmation.
List of all Phase 2 Citizen Packages and their status can be seen here,