Iran to hold tender for metro line construction

Business Materials 23 August 2017 17:26 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 23

By Fatih Karimov– Trend:

Iran’s Shiraz city Municipality (Shiraz Urban Railway Organization) intends to award Line 2 project of Shiraz Metro to the companies qualified by Iran Planning & Management Organization through an international tender.

Tender subject: Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Commissioning and Trial Operation of Shiraz Metro Line 2 via Foreign Financing under EPC+F contract with partnership of Iranian and international contractors so that minimum 65 percent of the work to be accomplished through the Iranian internal capacities.

The project includes a subway line with the approximate length of 15 km and 13 stations consisting of tunnels, stations, parking and depot area, pavement, track-laying, specific equipment, etc. By and large, all activities required for the construction, operation and financing of Shiraz Metro Line 2 (except for the rolling stock procurement) are included in the contractor's responsibilities.

Minimum estimated eequired financing: about $550 million

Construction duration: 36 months

The qualified companies may deposit 1 million rials ($30) in bank account No. 67879278/68 – SHEBA No. IR710120000000006787927868 – Mellat Bank – Vahid Dastgerdi Branch – in the name of Mahab Ghodss Consulting Engineering Co. within official hours since 26/08/2017 till 30/08/2017 to receive the qualification documents from the following address:

Contract Office, Mahab Ghodss company, No.17, Takharestan Alley, Vahid Dastgerdy St., Tehran, Iran.

The qualification documents would only be submitted to the representatives having a credible letter of introduction from contractor company with authorized stamp and signature, mentioning the subject of tender.

The completed qualification documents should be submitted to the secretariat of Mahab Ghodss the Consulting Engineering Co no later than October 14, 2017.

For further information please contact Shiraz Urban Railway Organization via phone +98 71-36292111-15 or fax +98 71-36272092