17 firms have submitted bids to construct 47.95 km Package 6 of 408.77 km Atal Progressway (Chambal Expressway) after National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) opened technical bids on Friday.
This 4 lane greenfield expressway under Bharatmala Pariyojna (BMP)’s Lot-4/Pkg-4 will connect NH-27 in Seemalya Village near Kota district, Rajasthan with Nanawa village in Etwawah district, Uttar Pradesh.
The project’s alignment on the southern bank of Chambal River will pass through economically poorer regions of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. Its Detailed Project Report (DPR) was prepared by L.N. Malviya Infra Projects – Pioneer Infra Consultants JV.
NHAI had invited tenders for Package 6’s civil construction contract in Madhya Pradesh’s Morena district under Hybrid Annuity Mode (HAM) in January 2023 with a 2 year deadline.
- CDS Infra Projects Ltd.
- Dilip Buildcon Ltd.
- Gawar Construction Ltd.
- G R Infraprojects Ltd.
- HG Infra Engineering Ltd.
- KCC Buildcon Private Ltd.
- M G Contractors Pvt. Ltd.
- Montecarlo Ltd.
- NKC Projects Pvt. Ltd.
- Patel Infrastructure Ltd.
- PNC Infratech Ltd.
- Prakash Asphaltings and Toll Highways India Ltd.
- Raj Corporation Ltd.
- R P Infraventure Pvt. Ltd.
- S and P Infrastructure Developers Pvt. Ltd.
- Shalimar Corp Ltd.
- Velji Ratna Sorathia Infra Pvt. Ltd.
NHAI’s Brief Scope: Const. of 4 lane access controlled Greenfield Atal Progressway(Chambal Expressway)from km 265.000(vilL. Maithana Morena Dist.)to km 312.950(vill. Kuretha in Morena Dist.)under BMP in Madhya Pradesh(PKG VI) on HAM
The bids have now been sent for technical evaluation which will take about a month 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.
With this development, technical bid evaluation is underway for 3 packages (3, 4 & 6), while bidding is underway for Package 5 with a current submission deadline of March 20.
A list of Atal Progressway’s packages, their scope and contractor status can be viewed here.
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