State Government Will Sign Agreement With JICA For Second Phase Of Chennai Metro Rail Project By March 2018

Date of Post: 20 Oct, 2017 Chennai: The State government may sign an agreement with JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) for implementing the Rs 85,000 crore (approx US$ 13,077 Million) phase-2 of Chennai Metro Rail project by March-April next year. S Krishnan, Principal Secretary, Planning, Development & Special Initiatives said,…

Chennai Metro Update: Tunnelling Work Of Metro Rail Project Along Anna Salai To Be Completed Soon

Date of Post: 16 Oct, 2017 Chennai: Tunnelling work of Metro Rail project along Anna Salai is nearing completion. Of the two TBMs (Tunnel Boring Machines) that were deployed from the Government Estate, one will reach the final destination AG-DMS in a few days, according to officials of the Chennai…

Chennai Metro Rail Completes Underground Tunneling Works 5 Months Ahead Of Schedule

Date of Post: 25 Sep, 2017 Chennai: Chennai Metro Rail has completed one of the underground tunneling works as part of phase-1 extension in North Chennai corridor 5 months ahead of the schedule. Arvind Kumar Rai, Chief General Manager (Underground), CMRL (Chennai Metro Rail Ltd) said,“The tunneling work started in…