DMRC signs agreement for NMRC’s phase-II project

       The Phase – II project of NMRC will be an extension of the Aqua Line from Sector 51 to Greater Noida Sector 2. This corridor is 9.605 kms long consisting of five  elevated stations namely Noida Sector 122, Noida Sector 123, Greater Noida Sector 4, Ecotech 12 and Greater Noida Sector 2.

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporate Limited (DMRC) on Friday signed an agreement with Noida Metro Rail Corporation Limited (NMRC) for latter’s phase-II project. Under the agreement the  DMRC will provide services to NMRC as general consultants (GC)/Project Management Consultants (PMC) for its phase- II project from Noida Sector- 51 to Greater Noida Sector-2.

The GC agreement was signed by  P K Garg, direct or, business development, DMRC and  Praveen Mishra, executive director, NMRC & ACEO, Noida Authority in the presence of senior officials concerned. The period of agreement will be for five years.

As per this agreement, DMRC will assist and guide NMRC in preparation of complete bid documents for various system packages, contract award process, management of system contracts and proper integration of all new line systems with the existing Aqua Line (N-GN) metro systems.

As per the terms in the contract, DMRC will also be responsible for construction supervision and independent Quality and Safety Monitoring (IQSM) of all contract packages, besides testing and commissioning of the entire systems works and equipment and guiding for regulatory clearances for systems contracts.

The role of NMRC will be to provide all reasonable assistance to DMRC to ensure effective discharge of its responsibilities under this agreement.  The NMRC will be responsible for arranging funds for the project and payment to system  contractors/consultants upon certification by GC. NMRC will also provide a suitable office space in Noida area for GC team.

The Phase – II project of NMRC will be an extension of the Aqua Line from Sector 51 to Greater Noida Sector 2. This corridor is 9.605 kms long consisting of five  elevated stations namely Noida Sector 122, Noida Sector 123, Greater Noida Sector 4, Ecotech 12 and Greater Noida Sector 2.

The  NMRC is currently operating the 29.07 kms long Aqua Line from Noida Sector 51 to Greater Noida Depot which consists of 21 elevated stations. The Aqua Line began its passenger services from 26th January 2019.

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