Mumbai: RITES Limited has secured an additional work of Rs 294.67 Crores from Ministry of Railways for doubling of Dharmavaram Penukunda rail lines (41.5 Kms) in South Western Railways.
Earlier, RITES was awarded doubling work for 90.2 Kms of Dharmavaram Penukunda rail lines in South Central Railways for a cost of Rs. 666.38 Crores from Ministry of Railways.
The said work has been awarded to RITES on cost plus basis in which RITES will be paid fee at the rate of 8.5% of the cost of work.
About RITES Limited:
RITES Limited is a Miniratna (Category — I) Schedule ‘A’ Public Sector Enterprise and a leading player in the transport consultancy and engineering sector in India, having diversified services and geographical reach. Company has an experience spanning 44 years and has undertaken projects in over 55 countries including Asia, Africa, Latin America, South America and Middle East regions.
RITES Limited is the only export arm of Indian Railways for providing rolling stock overseas (other than Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia).
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