MMRDA – Jacob Circle-Wadala-Chembur Monorail – Maharashtra - Project Profile

MMRDA – Jacob Circle-Wadala-Chembur Monorail – Maharashtra - Project Profile

  • March 2018 •
  • 12 pages •
  • Report ID: 4892172
Synopsis
"MMRDA – Jacob Circle-Wadala-Chembur Monorail – Maharashtra - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.

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Summary
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is undertaking the construction of Jacob Circle-Wadala-Chembur Monorail project in Mumbai, India.

The project involves the construction of 19.6km Jacob Circle-Wadala-Chembur Monorail Project. The project is being developed in two phases.

The first phase involves the construction of a 8.8km Wadala Depot to Chembur and the second phase involves the construction of a10.24km Jacob Circle to Wadala Depot.

The project involves the construction of 18 stations in total; 7 stations in first phase (Wadala Depot - Chembur) and 11 stations in second phase (Jacob Circle - Wadala Depot)

It includes the construction of auxiliary sub-stations, a diesel generator room, a foot over-bridge, staircases, escalators, lifts, a fire-fighting room and other associated facilities.

On August 18, 2008, Chief Minister of Maharashtra has given approval for the project.

On November 11, 2008 Larsen and Toubro and was awarded a contract of worth US$380 million to design, build and operate the project until 2019.The scope of the contract involves design, construction, installation, testing, commissioning and integrated testing, including train trial with initial operation and maintenance.

Two consortia, namely Bombardier Transportation / Reliance Energy / Hitachi Monorail, and Larsen and Toubro / Scomi Rail were short-listed.

Scomi Engineering has been awarded as an operation and maintenance contractor for the project with contract expected to terminate on January 31, 2017.

In November 2008, site preparatory work was commenced.

On February 9, 2009, construction work was commenced.

On January, 26, 2010, a 108m long test run was successfully conducted.

On February 18, 2012, the first test-run of about 1km was carried out from its yard in Wadala to Bhakti Park station.

In June 2012, Mott MacDonald Group Limited was appointed for testing and commissioning for the first phase of the project.

In January 2014, construction work on the first phase of the project was completed.

On August 15, 2016, the first trial run for the second phase of the project was successfully carried out.

In October 2016, civil construction is 90% complete and the electric and signaling works are underway.

MMRDA is in the process of seeking new operation and maintenance contractor for the project.

Construction works on the second phase are moving in slow pace due to cost escalation. Meanwhile, MMRDA is in the process of appointing a consultant for the review of safety measures on the project.

As of March 2018, MMRDA announced tenders for operation and maintenance contractor with a submission deadline of March 12, 2018.

Construction works are expected to complete in 2018.

Scope
The project involves the construction of 19.6km Jacob Circle-Wadala-Chembur Monorail Project in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

The US$479 million project includes the following:
1. Construction of 8.8km Wadala-Chembur route in first phase
2. Construction of 10.24km Jacob Circle-Wadala route in second phase
3. Construction of 18 stations
4. Construction of auxiliary sub-stations
5. Construction of a diesel generator room
6. Construction of a foot over-bridge
7. Installation of staircases, escalators, lifts
8. Construction of a fire-fighting room
9. Construction of other related infrastructure facilities

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Country=India Industry=RailTransportation ParentIndustry=HeavyIndustry Date=201803 Publisher=Timetric Price=1000