Bangalore, April 25, 2015
IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Limited (IL&FS Engineering Services) has bagged a metro rail contract from Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited for a value of Rs. 326.99 Crores. The contract involves construction of elevated structures (viaduct) of length 3.945 km (approx) from Mysore Road Station dead-end to Pattanagere Station including 4 Nos. of elevated metro stations viz. Nayandahalli Station, Rajarajeshwari Nagar Station, Jnanabharathi Station, and Pattanagere Station in the west extension of E-W Corridor of Bangalore Metro Rail Project, Phase-2. The Project is to be completed in 27 months from the date of issue of Letter of Acceptance (LOA).
IL&FS Engineering Services has demonstrated expertise in executing metro rail projects, and is currently executing two contracts for RMRG (Phase II) – One involving construction of double track elevated viaduct worth Rs. 255.84 Crores, and the other involving construction of five elevated stations in Gurgaon (South Extension) worth Rs. 84.30 Crores.
Earlier, IL&FS Engineering Services successfully executed RMRG (Phase I) contract worth Rs. 259.30 Crores that involved construction of single and double track elevated viaduct including six station buildings.