Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project: The National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited or NHSRCL invited bids for a serious civil bundle (C-5) which incorporates the design and development of civil and constructing work. According to an announcement shared by NHSRCL – liable for executing the nation’s first bullet prepare hall, the infrastructure bundle additionally contains testing and commissioning the double line high-speed railway involving the Vadodara station, the affirmation automobile base, viaducts, and bridges (roughly 8.2 km). (Also Read: Bullet Train Project: Agreement Signed With Japanese Firm For Construction Of Tracks )
As per particulars on the Central Public Procurement Portal, the time limit of the bids is about as October 4, 2021, and the opening date of the tender is October 5, 2021. The alignment of the Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed rail hall is saved straight to satisfy the pace requirement due to which, a lot of the alignment is passing by means of inexperienced fields. According to NHSRCL, the alignment is, nonetheless, diverted at Vadodara, Ahmedabad, in addition to Sabarmati to carry the high-speed rail close to to the stations in order that passengers can simply change from one mode of transport to a different.
According to the brand new scheme, the whole size of the C-5 bundle is 8.2 km. The observe curvature is modified and the alignment within the Vadodara space is reworked to satisfy the necessities of the high-speed observe. As per the current estimate, the work can be accomplished in roughly 48 months as towards the sooner estimate of 66 months. The present estimates additionally counsel that the brand new scheme will end in saving round Rs 2,000 crore.
The nation’s first bullet prepare – the 508 km lengthy high-speed rail, will function at a pace of 320 km per hour, as soon as fully carried out for companies. Along the route, the bullet prepare will cowl a complete of 12 stations, passing by means of a number of areas in Gujarat, Maharashtra, in addition to Dadra and Nagar Haveli.