Gujarat put MEGA on fast track – issues tender to appoint General Engineering Consultants

Ahmedabad (ADI):  The Metro-Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Company Limited has floated a global tender to appoint General Engineering Consultant (GEC) for implementation of phase-1 of the project.

The expected cost of for the project would be around Rs.400 crore, which will be used for design review, system integration, assisting in procurement, construction supervision, project management, contract administration, interface management and assistance in testing and commissioning of various systems.

The Phase-1 includes North South Corridor (Motera to APMC) and East West Corridor (Thaltej Gam to Vastral) in Ahmedabad of Gandhinagar – Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project.

“The appointment of GEC will enable MEGA to rope in subject expertise from domestic as well as global metro rail industry, which will be helpful to MEGA to put the Metro Rail Project on the fast track,” an official statement said on Thursday.