At the very least 30 firms, together with overseas and home companies participated within the pre-bid assembly for the redevelopment of the New Delhi railway station through video conferencing. In accordance with the Rail Land Growth Authority (RLDA) officers, within the pre-bidding carried out on-line on Wednesday, it noticed participation from over 30 nationwide and worldwide consultancy companies particularly, Australia-based ITALFERR and Louis Berger amongst others.
Main Indian gamers like HAFEEZ Contractor, Tata Consulting, CP Kukreja, and so forth. additionally participated within the pre-bid assembly. The RLDA officers stated that every one queries of the stakeholders had been answered on the spot by video conferencing and consultants had been requested to ship some other queries if any by mail that shall be answered by Friday.
On March 11, the RLDA floated the request for proposal (RFP) inviting bids from appropriate bidders for the collection of consultancy agency offering consultancy providers for feasibility research, detailed grasp planning, city designing, engineering and preparation of detailed undertaking report (DPR) for re-development of the New Delhi railway station of Northern Railway.
The tender as of now could be scheduled to be awarded by first week of June 2020.
Ved Parkash Dudeja, Vice-Chairman, of the RLDA stated that the re-development of the New Delhi railway Station is one in all our formidable undertaking. “We efficiently carried out an internet pre-bid assembly for the tender floated for collection of a consultancy agency wherein greater than 30 consultancy companies participated. We’re dedicated to making sure seamless operations by in depth use of digital know-how and it was an excellent expertise to have first pre-bid assembly by video conferencing.”
He stated the RLDA will probably be beginning the opening of the web tenders quickly. The Indian Railways has entrusted the New Delhi railway station to the RLDA for its redevelopment with cutting-edge structure, services and public facilities. This undertaking is to be executed with personal sector partnership by leveraging the actual property improvement potential within the air area above the station and on the Railway land round station. Key goal of this undertaking is to supply superior passenger providers to the railway passengers at stations and remodel these stations into iconic standard-bearers of the cities following the PPP mannequin.
A complete of 62 railway stations throughout the nation is being re-developed by the RLDA on PPP Mannequin, on self sustainable mannequin in synergy with ‘Good Metropolis’ undertaking launched by the Centre. In accordance with the RLDA, total value of redevelopment is to be met by leveraging industrial improvement of spare railway land or airspace in and across the station.