29 firms have submitted a total of 48 bids for the construction of 86.5 km Paniyala – Barodameo Expressway in Rajasthan after National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) opened technical bids on Friday.
This 6 lane access-controlled greenfield highway under Bharatmala Pariyojana program will connect Paniyala in Jaipur District with Barodameo in Alwar district at an approximate cost of Rs. 2876.42 crore including land acquisition.
The project’s feasibility study (view PFR) and Detailed Project Report (DPR) was prepared by Chaitanya Projects Consultancy Pvt. Ltd. Its main purpose is to connect the recently opened 313 km Ambala – Kotputli Economic Corridor and the under construction 1350 km Delhi Mumbai Expressway.
The expressway’s alignment will pass north of Alwar and construction will be carried out through 2 civil packages – 40.080 km Package 1 (Paniyala to Mator) and 46.433 km Package 2 (Mator to Barodameo).
NHAI invited tenders for both packages’ contracts in April 2022 with a 730 day (2 year) deadline, and Rs. 1306.78 crore and Rs. 1388.95 crore estimates respectively.
- Ashoka Buildcon Ltd. – Package 1 only
- ABCI-ITL JV – Package 1 only
- Afcons Infrastructure Ltd.
- APCO Infratech Pvt. Ltd.
- Atlas Constructions Pvt. Ltd.
- Chetak Enterprises Ltd. – Package 2 only
- Constructora San Jose S.A.
- Dineshchandra R Agrawal Infracon Pvt. Ltd.
- Evrascon JV – Package 1 only
- Ganeshgarhia Construction Pvt. Ltd. – Package 1 only
- Gawar Construction Ltd. – Package 1 only
- G R Infraprojects Ltd.
- HG Infra Engineering Ltd.
- IJM (India) Infrastructure Ltd.
- Joint stock Company Industrial Association Vozrozhdenie
- JSP Projects Pvt. Ltd. – Package 2 only
- KCC Buildcon Pvt. Ltd.
- Krishna Constellation Pvt. Ltd.
- Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (L&T)
- M G Contractors Pvt. Ltd. – Package 1 only
- M.S. Khurana Engineering Ltd.
- NKC Projects Pvt. Ltd.
- Nyati Engineers and Consultants Pvt. Ltd.
- Patel Infrastructure Ltd.
- PNC Infratech Ltd.
- Raj Shyama Constructions Pvt. Ltd. – Package 1 only
- Ravi Infrabuild Projects Pvt. Ltd.
- Varindera Constructions Ltd. – Package 2 only
- YFC Projects Pvt. Ltd.
Package 1’s Scope: Construction of Six lane access-controlled Highway from Km 0.000 to Km 40.080 (Paniyala to Mator Section) of Paniyala-Barodameo ICR in the State of Rajasthan under Bharatmala Pariyojana on EPC mode
Package 2’s Scope: Construction of Six lane access controlled Highway from Km 40.080 to Km 86.513 (Mator to Barodameo Section) of Paniyala-Barodameo ICR in the State of Rajasthan under Bharatmala Pariyojana on EPC mode
The bids have now been sent for technical bid evaluation which can take a couple months to complete. When that is done, the financial bids of the technically qualified bidders will be opened to reveal who’s the lowest bidder and most likely contractor for each package.
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