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NHSRCL MAHSR Alignment to Generate 2.24 Million Tonnes Steel Demand

Steel News - Published on Mon, 28 Sep 2020

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National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited announced that technical bids for the design and construction of 237 km length of mainline for Mumbai- Ahmedabad High Speed Rail corridor were opened last week. Total of three bidders involving 7 major infrastructural companies have participated in the competitive bidding.

Name of the bidders:
1: Afcons Infrastructure Limited, IRCON International Limited, JMC Projects India Ltd- Consortium
2: Larsen & Toubro Ltd
3: NCC Limited, Tata Project Ltd, J Kumar Infra Projects Ltd, HSR Consortium

This tender covers about 47% of total alignment of 508 km, between Vapi and Vadodara in the state of Gujarat. This includes four stations namely Vapi, Billimora, Surat and Bharuch, 24 river and 30 road crossings. This entire section is in Gujarat State where more than 83% of the land has been acquired for the project.

NHSRC said “It is estimated that close to 7.5 million tonnes of cement, 2.1 million tonnes of construction steel and 0.14 million tonnes of structural steel will be used in the construction and all of which shall be produced in India.”

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Posted By : Yogender Pancholi on Mon, 28 Sep 2020
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