HCC-KEC JV wins Rs.11.47 billion Chennai Metro order

Infrastructure Transport

Hindustan Construction Company (HCC), in a JV with KEC International (KEC), has been awarded a Rs.11.47 billion contract by Chennai Metro Rail for the construction of a 7.95 km elevated viaduct section and nine elevated stations on Corridor 4 of Phase 2 of the Chennai Metro. HCC’s share in the JV is 51 per cent, i.e. Rs.5.85 billion.

The scope of work involves civil and architectural works, plumbing and drainage and temporary services as per the client's drawings. 

The nine elevated stations include Chennai Bypass Crossing, Ramachandra Hospital, Iyyapanthangal Bus Depot, Katupakkam, Kumanan Chavadi, Karayan Chavadi, Mullai Thottam, Poonamallee Bus Terminus and Poonamallee Bypass. The work is to be completed in 36 months.