L&T Wins Chennai Metro Line-3’s Elevated OMR Section’s Work

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Larsen & Toubro today emerged as the lowest bidder for constructing Chennai Metro Line-3’s first 10 km elevated package between Nehru Nagar – Sholinganallur after Chennai Metro Rail Ltd (CMRL) opened financial bids for package C3-CP08-EV-01/RT-01 .

This is a retard of the 118.9 km Chennai Metro Phase 2‘s Package CP08-EV-01 which received 3 bids in July 2021. The tender got canceled in December 2021 due to a major redesign of the line from a double-decker viaduct for vehicles and metro trains to separate parallel structures.

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The scope of this corridor includes an approximately 10 km viaduct starting from a ramp south of Taramani Link Road Station with 10 stations on Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR).

CMRL re-invited bids for its construction financed by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in December 2021 with a 36 month deadline and an unknown estimate. technical bids were opened in February to reveal 6 bidders.

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Tender No.: CMRL/CON/PHASE-II/CORRIDOR3/C3-CP08-EV-01/RT-01/2021

Financial Bid Values

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Bid (Rs. Crore)
L&T1143.52
GR Infraprojects1211.59
JMC Projects India1252.47
NCC1285.60
HCC – KEC JV1288.54
DRA Infracon1592.08

Brief Scope: Construction of elevated viaduct (approximate length-10 km) including elevated ramp and ten (10) elevated metro stations at Nehru Nagar, Kandanchavadi Perungudi, Thoraipakkam, Mettukuppam, PTC Colony, Okkiyampet, Karapakkam, Okkiyam Thoraipakkam and Shalinganagallur

ChennaiCP08 EV 01Map Kolkata Metro
CMRL’s official Phase 2 map with my edits showing this package between Sholinganallur – Nehru Nagar – view Phase 2 info & route map

Like other Phase 2 packages, CMRL’s estimate for this is unknown, so I can’t provide an assessment on how L&T’s bid is placed and what the next steps look like.

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Technical bids for the 10.13 km second and final elevated section of Line-3 (Sholinganallur Lake – SIPCOT 2) are currently scheduled to be opened on May 10. A list of all Phase 2 civil & system packages and their status can be viewed here,

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– TMRG

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