Chennai Metro Update: Tenders invited for Construction of 3 Underground Stations for Corridor-3 of Phase-II

Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has invited digitally signed open  e-tender  through  e-procurement portal from reputed, experienced, financially sound, eligible applicants, who fulfill the qualification criteria as mentioned in the tender through International Competitive Bidding (ICB) under Single Stage two Envelope with initial filter (Technical & Financial) system for the works as detailed below under loan disbursement ofJapan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

  • Tender Reference Number: PHASE-II/CORR-3/CP05/UG05-RT01
  • Name of work: “Construction of Three (03) Underground Stations at Adyar Depot, Indira Nagar and Taramani Road Junction (Taramani) & Ramp and works other than Diaphragm wall of One Underground Station at Thiruvanmiyur Metro in Corridor-3 of CMRL Phase-II Project”.
  • Bid Security Amount (EMD): INR 6.06 Crores
  • Duration of Contract: 1630 Days
  • Document Download / Sale Start Date: 05-Jan-2022
  • Document Download / Sale End Date: 07-Apr-2022 
  • Bid Submission Start Date: 31-Mar-2022
  • Bid Submission End Date: 07-Apr-2022 
  • Bid Opening Date: 08-Apr-2022
  • Pre Bid Meeting Date: 05-Feb-2022

Scope of Bid

  • In connection with the Invitation for Bids specified in Section II, Bid Data Sheet (BDS), the Employer as specified in the BDS located in the Country, as specified in the BDS, issues this Bidding Document (hereinafter referred to as “Bidding Document”) for the procurement of Works as specified in Section VI, Works Requirements.
  • The name of the Project and the name of the Contract are specified in the BDS.
  • Bids may also be invited for multiple lots of the Project, as specified in the BDS. Bids may be submitted either for individual lots or for multiple lots in any combination.
  • Throughout this Bidding Document:
    • The term “in writing” means communicated in written form and delivered
    • against receipt.
    • Except where the context requires otherwise, words indicating the singular also include the plural and words indicating the plural also include the singular.
    • “Day” means calendar day.
    • “firm” means a private entity, a state-owned enterprise or
    • institution.
    • “Joint Venture” or “JV” means any combination of two or more firms in the form of a joint venture, consortium, association or other unincorporated.
    • grouping under an existing agreement or with the intention to enter into such an agreement supported by a formal Letter of Intent.

Source of Fund 

  • The Borrower specified in the BDS has received or has applied for a Japanese ODA Loan from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (hereinafter referred to as “JICA”), with the number, in the amount and on the signed date of the Loan Agreement specified in the BDS, towards the cost of the Project. 
  • The Borrower intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of the Loan to payments under the contract(s) for which this Bidding Document is issued.
  • Disbursement of a Japanese ODA Loan by JICA will be subject, in all respects, to the terms and conditions of the Loan Agreement, including the disbursement procedures
  • and the applicable Guidelines for Procurement under Japanese ODA Loans specified in the BDS. 
  • No party other than the Borrower shall derive any rights from the Loan Agreement or
  • have any claim to the loan proceeds.
  • The above Loan Agreement will cover only a part of the project cost. As for the remaining portion, the Borrower, the Project Executing Agency and the Employer will take appropriate measures for finance through other sources specified in the BDS.

The Tender documents can be downloaded from the CPP PORTAL

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