Larsen & Toubro on Saturday morning celebrated launching the final of 5593 box segments for 82.15 km Delhi – Meerut RRTS project’s 15.84 km Package 3 Lot-1 in Modinagar.
L&T’s team had launched their very first 10.5m precast segment for this package with 480 spans, connecting Duhai – Modinagar North, in March 2021 between Piers P553 and P554 near Muradnagar.
National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) had awarded 33 km Package 3’s Lot-1 and Lot-2’s construction contracts to L&T in March 2020 with a 910 day (2.5 year) deadline.
Package 3’s Lot-1 connects Duhai Station (near Eastern Peripheral Expressway) to Modinagar North with 2 elevated stations at Muradnagar and Modinagar South.
With this development, segment launching activity has been completed for 3 out of 6 elevated packages. The other 2 include KEC’s Package 1 and APCO-CRFG JV’s Package 2 – which together form the line’s 17 km Priority Corridor between Sahibabad – Ghaziabad – Guldhar – Duhai where train testing has been underway since December 2022.
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