New Delhi: Punj Lloyd has won an EPC railway contract worth Rs 478 crore for 108.75 km of doubling work between Phulera – Degana in Rajasthan.
The scope of work entails composite works of construction of 2nd railway line with civil infrastructure work, track work, signalling & telecommunication work.
The project site falls between Jaipur – Jodhpur section.
Speaking on this win, Atul Jain – Director Punj Lloyd Group said,“I am pleased our EPC expertise is now being leveraged in Railway projects. Indian Railways has taken cognisance of the fact that improved and modernised project execution capabilities are critical for speedy capacity creation and have moved away from conventional rate contracts to adopt the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) mode of contracting for construction. This is the first EPC contract awarded by North Western Railways for Doubling of BG line.”