Growever Infra Consortium bags contract for Final Alignment design for Varanasi-Howrah High Speed Rail Corridor

The National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) has issued a Letter of Acceptance (LOA) to M/s Growever Infra Private Limited, L N Malviya Infra Projects Pvt. Ltd. & Prabhavi (Consortium) for Final Alignment design including Aerial LiDAR survey and other related works for Varanasi-Howrah High Speed Rail Corridor (about 760 kms. long).

  • Contract Package No.: NHSRCL/CO/CA/LIDAR/2021/02
  • Awarded Value: INR 14.5 Crore
  • Completion period: 150 Days

In January this year, the NHSRCL had invited online tender for the Contract No.: NHSRCL/CO/CA/LIDAR/2021/02.

About the project:

  • NHSRCL is in the process of preparing a Detailed Project Report for new High speed rail corridors and the present assignment is for Varanasi-Howrah High Speed corridor (approx. 760 kms) project.
  • Alignment of the proposed corridor is generally planned within and/or along the ROW of existing/planned Highway/Expressway and Railways land, keeping in view the speed and constructability requirements of the High-Speed Rail Project.
  • Expected RoW of the main line (excluding facilities) will be approx. 17.5 m ± 5 m depending on project requirement.

About Growever Infra Private Limited: 

  • Growever Infra Private Limited is a Private incorporated on 06 June 2017. It is classified as Non-govt company and is registered at Registrar of Companies, Delhi.
  • Its authorized share capital is Rs. 40,000,000 and its paid up capital is Rs. 37,100,000. 
  • It is involved in Building of complete constructions or parts thereof; civil engineering
  • Growever Infra Private Limited’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) was last held on 30 September 2019 and as per records from Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), its balance sheet was last filed on 31 March 2019.

Recent Awarded Contract: 

Following are the contract awarded by NHSRCL for the Varanasi-Howrah High Speed Rail project:-

  • Contract Package No.: NHSRCL/CO/CA/SIA/2021/04
  • Name of work: Conducting Survey / Field Work & Preparation of Detailed Social Impact Assessment (SIA)/ Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) for Varanasi-Howrah High Speed Rail Corridor (About 760 Kms Long).
  • Awarded Value: INR 4.49 Crore
  • Completion period of the Work: 6 months
  • Contract Package No.: NHSRCL/CO/CA/EIA/2021/03
    • Name of work: Carrying Out Environmental Impact Assessment Study / Field Work and Preparation of Environment Impact Assessment Report & Environment Management Plan for Varanasi-Howrah High Speed Rail Corridor (About 760 Kms Long)”
    • Completion period of the Work: 6 months

Source: NHSRCL-Tender Update | Image Credit (representational): NHSRCL