Chennai Metro Update: CMRL Floats Tenders For Both Soil Tests & Designing Alignment and Stations For Phase-II Project

Chennai Metro Update: CMRL Floats Tenders For Both Soil Tests & Designing Alignment and Stations For Phase-II Project

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Date Of Post : 03 Feb, 2018

Chennai: CMRL (Chennai Metro Rail Limited) has floated separate tenders for both soil tests & designing the alignment and stations for the underground & elevated sections of corridor-3 & 5 of phase-II project.

About The Corridors:

Corridor 3-

  • The Corridor-3 will cover a 46.1km stretch from Madhavaram to SIPCOT
  • It will have 50 stations

Corridor 5-

  • The corridor-5 will cover 45.2km from Madhavaram to Sholinganallur
  • It will have with 46 stations

Metro Phase-2:

  • The Chennai metro Phase-2, will cover 107.55km with 104 stations.
  • The estimated cost of the project is around Rs 85,047 crore.
  • The phase-2 is in a queue for getting approval from the Centre.

More Information:

  • Soil tests are crucial for deciding on the approach to be followed during construction of the line & the stations.
  • The consultants are expected to conduct a detailed geotechnical investigation by drilling boreholes and collecting & testing the samples before submitting a report, officials said.
  • They are expected to complete the task in 8 to 10 months.
  • CMRL has divided the corridors into small stretches and floated 6 tenders to conduct the test.

Image Credit: Chennai Metro

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