Paras Railtech Pvt. Ltd. in early August emerged as the lowest bidder to supply and install tracks (Package CT-42) at 3 existing Delhi Metro train maintenance depots built in Phases 1-3.
The scope includes commissioning tracks at the Red Line’s Shastri Park Depot, Blue & Grey lines’ Najafgarh Depot and at the Blue Line’s Yamuna Bank Depot where existing facilities are being augmented to increase maintenance & stabling capacity.
Contract CT-42 is one of the low-value residue projects sanctioned under the 162 km Phase 3 project which is nearing completion.
Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) had invited tenders (bids) for it in May 2022 with an estimated cost of Rs. 29.78 crore and 2 year completion completion deadline. Technical bids were opened in June to reveal 3 bidders.
Financial Bid Values
|Firm||Bid (Rs. Crore)|
|Jai Durge Construction||Technical Bid Rejected|
|Pee Pee Mandal Projects||Technical Bid Rejected|
Scope of CT-42: SITC of Ballastless/Ballasted Track and Associated Civil Work in Shastri park Depot, Yamuna Bank Depot and Najafgarh Depot for augmentation of Additional Maintenance Facilities for Standard Gauge/Broad Gauge Corridor of Delhi MRTS Project of Phase-III
Paras Railtech’s bid was well below DMRC’s estimate, so a contract should get awarded in the coming weeks without a lengthy financial bid evaluation period.
For more updates, check out the Delhi Metro section or my Home Page! Sign up for free instant email notifications on new posts over here. Like this post? See how you can get early-access to updates and support the site over here.