Blue Star Limited, on Thursday announced that the company has won a prestigious Electrical & Mechanical works (E&M) order valued at Rs 149 crore from Dogus-Soma JV for ‘Mumbai Metro Line-3, Package UGC-03’ for 5 underground stations – Mumbai Central, Mahalaxmi, Science Museum, Acharya Atre Chowk, and Worli.
The scope of this order comprises design verification, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of E&M works including lighting control and protection systems, advanced fire detection and fire-fighting systems, plumbing systems, and SCADA, amongst others, for the above stated five underground stations, tunnels, cross overs, cross passages and auxillary buildings of Mumbai Metro Line III.
Dogus-Soma JV was awarded the ‘Mumbai Metro Line III, Package-UGC-03’ project by Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRCL).
B Thiagarajan, Managing Director, Blue Star Limited adds, “This is the second significant order won by Blue Star for Mumbai Metro. We are currently executing the prestigious Mumbai Metro project for Air Conditioning and Tunnel Ventilation System of nine underground stations and associated tunnels on Line 3 corridor between Mumbai Central and Bandra. I am proud that with this order we are steadily advancing and marking our project management forte for the Metro Rail sector. Besides, with the growing population in Mumbai, metro connectivity is vital for overall infrastructure development of the city and I am happy that we are one of the companies playing a key role in this Mission.”
In June last year, Blue Star bagged the “Tunnel Ventilation System and Environmental Control System” works for Package 15 (Phase-2/Lot-1), being the most competitive among the respective bidders. The scope of work includes Design, Manufacture, Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning along with other associated work.
About Blue Star Limited:
Blue Star is India’s leading air conditioning and commercial refrigeration company, with an annual revenue of over Rs. 5405 crores (812 million USD), a network of 32 offices, 5 modern manufacturing facilities, 2800 employees, and 3880 channel partners. Blue Star’s integrated business model of a manufacturer, contractor and after-sales service provider enables it to offer an end-to-end solution to its customers, which has proved to be a significant differentiator in the marketplace.
Source: Blue Star-Press Release