Delhi-Meerut Fast Rail Transit System (RRTS) Duhai Depot cum workshop building venture has been given to Vijay Nirman Firm Pvt. Ltd. – KEC Worldwide Ltd after it emerged because the lowest bidder for the venture. VNC-KEC Worldwide bagged the tender below Bundle 5A. The tender was opened on September 1, 2020. Vijay Nirman Firm Pvt. Ltd. – KEC Worldwide Ltd had bid venture value for Rs 279.07 crore.
Delhi-Meerut RRTS is a 82.15 km lengthy venture with its precedence part of 18 km upto Duhai Depot is predicted to be accomplished by 2023. The Duhai Depot is positioned on the finish of 18 km part close to Sahibabad – Duhai EPE.
Vijay Nirman Firm Pvt. Ltd. – KEC Worldwide Ltd emerged because the lowest bidder amongst 5 others together with:
- URC Building Pvt Ltd.
- Sam (India) Builtwell Pvt. Ltd.
- ISGEC Heavy Engineering Ltd.
- Ahluwalia Contracts (India) Ltd.
- IRCON Worldwide Ltd.
Bombardier Transportation had earlier received the rolling inventory tender for the Delhi-Meerut RRTS. The tender value is roughly Rs 2,577 crore and it contains procurement in addition to upkeep of the prepare units.
The air-conditioned RRTS trains can have financial system in addition to enterprise class (one coach per prepare) and a coach reserved for ladies passengers.
In keeping with the assertion issued by the NCRTC, the nodal company executing the primary RRTS venture of the nation, the whole rolling inventory for the Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut hall shall be manufactured in India, marking 100 per cent native manufacturing.
The prepare units shall be manufactured by Bombardier Transportation India Non-public Restricted at their Savli plant in Gujarat below the “Make in India” initiative of the central authorities, it said.
The RRTS prepare shall be designed conserving in thoughts excessive acceleration and excessive deceleration that the prepare must endure, given the utmost operational velocity of 160 kmph and stations at each 5-10 kilometres.
As per the phrases, the supply of the rolling inventory will begin in 2022, the NCRTC, which comes below the Union Housing and City Affairs Ministry, stated.
“The broad scope of labor contains design, manufacture, provide, testing, and commissioning of 30 prepare units of six vehicles every for working regional transit companies after which prepare units of three vehicles every for working native Meerut transit companies,” it said.
As towards the “Make in India” bid requirement of at the very least 75 per cent amount to be mandatorily manufactured in India and buy choice to be given to producers utilizing greater than 50 per cent native content material, the profitable bid provided to fabricate 100 per cent of the rolling inventory within the nation utilizing 83 per cent native content material.
“With the contract going to Bombardier Transportation India Non-public Restricted, all 40 prepare units shall be manufactured in India.”
“So, there shall be 100 per cent native manufacturing, we are going to exceed the 75 per cent requirement,” stated Sudhir Kumar Sharma, chief public relations officer, NCRTC.
Sufficient house for baggage, CCTV cameras, and different trendy facilities will mark different options of the prepare, the NCRTC stated.
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