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HCC-Samsung JV awarded Rs 866 crore contract by DMRC

HCC-Samsung JV awarded Rs 866 crore contract by DMRC
February 8, 2013 : HCC in a joint venture with Samsung C&T has been awarded a contract worth Rs 866 Crore by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for Design and Construction of 4.4 km long tunnel on Janakpuri West-Kalindi Kunj Corridor under Phase III of the metro development. This is the fifth contract being awarded to HCC by DMRC. HCC and Samsung are 50:50 partners in the JV and HCC is the leader of the JV. The project will be completed in 39 months. The tunnel will be constructed using a Shield Tunnel Boring Machine. The contract also includes construction of 3 underground metro stations and related architectural works at Janakpuri West, Dabri Mor and Dashrath Puri and interchange facilities between existing elevated metro station and proposed underground metro station using cut and cover method. The scope of work also include design and construction of associated structures such as ancillary buildings , utilities galleries, AC plant room, ASS rooms, TVF rooms, system rooms and all other rooms, shafts, pump houses, water tanks, diesel generator set room. Previously HCC has been involved in construction of three packages namely MC1A, AMEL C1 and AMEL C6. Recently HCC has been awarded the contract for design and construction of package CC30.

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MC1A package of Delhi Metro executed by HCC during an earlier contract