IL&FS Engineering Services JV Bags Rs.269 Cr Railway Project in Kadapa & Nellore Districts of AP


September 3, 2012

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Limited (IL&FS Engineering Services) joint venture (JV) has won a contract from Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL), Chennai for construction of a new Broad Gauge Railway Line in Kadapa and Nellore districts of Andhra Pradesh. The value of the contract is Rs. 269.19 crores, and the Company’s share is 50%. The contract involves construction of two tunnels at chainage from Km.18660 to Km.19600, and from Km.23370 to Km.29990 with ballastless track & construction of road bed from Km.17/0 to Km.35/0 including earthwork in formation, major & minor bridges for new Broad Gauge Railway Line (Obulavaripalle to Venkatachalam) in Kadapa and Nellore districts of Andhra Pradesh in South Central Railway. The project has to be completed within 40 months.