Chennai Metro update: Tenders invited for construction of 21 Metro stations on corridor 3 & 5

In continuation to the tender for the construction of 9 elevated Metro Stations between Sholinganallur Lake & SIPCOT, the Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has invited tenders in two different contract packages for construction of 21 stations on Corridor 3 and Corridor 5.

Details of the two tender packages are as:

  • Tender No: CMRL/CON/PHASE-II/CORRIDOR3/CP08-EV-01/2021
    • Name of work: Construction of Elevated Viaduct (Approximate Length -10km) Including Elevated Ramp and Ten (10) Elevated Metro Stations at Nehru Nagar, Kandanchavadi, Perungudi, Thoraipakkam, Mettukuppam, Ptc Colony, Okkiyampet, Karapakkam, Okkiyam Thoraipakkam and Sholinganallur.
    • Bid Security Amount: INR 8.92 Crores 
    • Duration of Contract: 1095 days
  • Tender No.: CMRL/CON/PHASE-II/CORRIDOR5/CP10-EV-03/2021:
    • Name of work: Construction of Approx.10.2 Kms of Elevated Viaduct, Elevated Ramps And 11 Nos of Elevated Stations from Assissinagar to Cmbt (Excluding the Underground Portion from Retteri Ramp to Nathamuni Ramp) and Cut and Cover Section, Depot Approach of Approx.1.5 Kms and Venugopal Nagar Underground Station With Verification of Design Suitability for Construction Including Architectural Finishes, Plumbing Works, Signages and all Associated Works in Corridor-5.
    • Bid Security Amount: INR 12.91 Crores
    • Duration of Contract: 1095 days

The Bid documents can be downloaded from the CPP Portal from: 19/02/2021.

  • Last Date for issuing addendum and pre- bid replies: 02/04/2021 up to 18:00 Hrs
  • Last Date and Time of submission/uploading of Bid: 11/05/2021 up to 15:00 Hrs
  • Date and Time of opening of Bid (Technical Bid): 12/05/2021 at 15:00 Hrs
  • Pre-bid Meeting: 17/03/2021 at 11:00 hours in the CMRL Conference Room, followed by site visit.

Last date of Seeking Clarifications/By email/letter by post:

22/03/2021 up to 18:00 hours Queries/clarifications from bidders after due date and time shall not be acknowledged.

Authority and place for submission of Bid Document Fee, Bid Security BG/DD, seeking clarifications & PreBid Meeting:

Office of Addl. General Manager (Contract Procurement), Chennai Metro Rail Limited, Room No.507,5th floor,Administrative Building, CMRL Depot, Poonamallee High Road, Koyambedu, Chennai 600 107, Tel No.044-2379 2000, Extn: 22347, Fax No.044-2379 2200, Email id:

Bidders barred from bidding for this work:

Those bidder or JV partners, who have abandoned any contract executed for any Metro Rail Corporation in India, or Tamil Nadu State Govt, during last 03 years, and / or whose contracts have been terminated, and/or bidders who have been blacklisted and/or banned by any Metro Rail Corporation in India or Tamil Nadu State Govt. and currently if the ban is effective as on date of submission of bid, are Not Eligible to participate in this tender

Website from which any additional information can be obtained: ,

Source: CMRL-Tender | Image Credit (representational): CMRL