Bangalore Metro Phase-2: Tenders invited for hardened Rails

BANGALORE: Setting things in motion for taking up Namma Metro’s Phase 2 works, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL) has invited tenders to procure 20,000 tonnes of hardened rails required for track and other works.

The 72-km long Phase 2 includes extension of all the four reaches in the first phase besides two additional lines: RV Road-Bommasandra and Gottigere-Nagawara lines. BMRCL has also decided to include the Nagawara-KIA line in Phase 2.

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah recently told BMRCL authorities to finish the project by 2020. Companies interested in participating in the tender process should submit the technical and financial bids by August 14.