Non-public trains: Indian Railways finds 102 purposes eligible for operations in 12 clusters | Financial system Information

Private trains: Indian Railways finds 102 applications eligible for operations in 12 clusters

New Delhi: Ministry of Railways on Thursday (November 19) discovered 102 purposes eligible for working non-public trains within the nation. The ministry earlier invited a request for {qualifications} (RFQ) for personal participation within the operation of passenger prepare companies over 12 clusters comprising greater than 150 origin-destination pairs of routes by way of the introduction of 151 fashionable trains.

Out of 120 purposes obtained from non-public gamers to run non-public trains, 102 purposes have been discovered eligible within the RFP stage by the ministry. Just a few of those firms whose purposes have been discovered eligible embrace IRCTC, GMR Highways Ltd., Gateway Rail Freight Ltd., IRB Infrastructures Builders, and WELSPUN Enterprise Ltd.

That is the primary main initiative of attracting non-public funding for working passenger trains over the Indian Railway Community. The ministry hopes that the venture would entail non-public sector funding of about Rs 30,000 crores.

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The non-public entities for endeavor the venture can be chosen by way of a two-stage aggressive bidding course of comprising Request for {Qualifications} (RFQ) and Request for Proposal (RFP).

The RFQs for 12 clusters have been printed on July 1, 2020, and the purposes have been opened on October 7, 2020. The ministry obtained 120 purposes for the 12 Clusters, from 16 applicant corporations.

Cluster 1 (Mumbai 1)

The next 08 (eight) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster-1 (Mumbai-1) of PPP in Passenger Prepare OperationsProject:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted; and
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted; and
(b) M/sTechno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 2 (Mumbai 2)

The next 11 (eleven) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster-2 (Mumbai-2) of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) Consortium of
(a) M/s Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles, S.A.
(b) M/s CAF India Non-public Restricted
(c) M/s CAF Funding Initiatives, S.A.
2) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
3) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
4) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
5) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
6) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
7) M/s L&T Infrastructure Improvement Initiatives Restricted
8) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
9) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
10) Consortium of
(a) M/s RK Associates & Hoteliers Pvt. Ltd.
(b) M/s Omaxe Restricted
11) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 3 (Delhi 1)

The next 09 (9) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 3 (Delhi 1) of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s PNC Infratech Ltd
9) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 4 (Delhi 2)

The next 10 (ten) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 4 (Delhi 2) of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s PNC Infratech Ltd
9) Consortium of
(a) M/s RK Associates & Hoteliers Pvt. Ltd.
(b) M/s Omaxe Restricted
10) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 5 (Chandigarh)

The next 08 (eight) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 5 (Chandigarh)of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd..
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 6 ( Howrah)

The next 08 (eight) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 6 (Howrah)of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted; and
(b) M/sTechno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 7 ( Patna)

The next 08 (eight) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 7 (Patna)of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 8 (Prayagraj)

The next 09 (9) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 8 (Prayagraj) of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:
1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/ GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s PNC Infratech Ltd
9) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 9 (Secunderabad)

The next 09 (9) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 9 (Secunderabad) of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) M/s L&T Infrastructure Improvement Initiatives Restricted
7) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
8) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
9) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 10 (Jaipur)

The next 9 (9) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 10 (Jaipur) of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) Consortium of
(a) M/s Gateway Rail Freight Restricted
(b) M/s Gateway Distriparks Restricted
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company Ltd.
5) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd (
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s PNC Infratech Ltd
9) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted

Cluster 11 (Chennai)

The next 05 (5) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 11 (Chennai) of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
2) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
3) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
4) M/s L&T Infrastructure Improvement Initiatives Restricted
5) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.

Cluster 12 (Bengaluru)

The next 08 (eight) candidates are certified for participation within the RFP stage for Cluster 12 (Bengaluru) of PPP in Passenger Prepare Operations Undertaking:

1) M/s Bharat Heavy Electricals Restricted
2) M/s Dice Highways and Infrastructure III Pte. Ltd.
3) M/s GMR Highways Restricted
4) M/s IRB Infrastructure Builders Restricted
5) M/s L&T Infrastructure Improvement Initiatives Restricted
6) Consortium of
(a) M/s Malempati Energy Non-public Restricted
(b) M/s Techno Infra Builders Pvt Ltd
7) M/s Megha Engineering & Infrastructures Ltd.
8) M/s Welspun Enterprises Restricted