According to ADB, The Chennai Metro Rail Investment Project will contribute in the expansion of the existing metro rail network in Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu, a state on the south-east coast of India. The investment project will develop Lines 3 and 4, connecting the central area of Chennai to key points in the south and west of the city. The first tranche will cover the initial stage of civil works related to underground tunneling and stations along the Line 4 corridor, and the construction of viaducts along the Line 3 corridor. Other contracts related to establishment of stabling depot, staff quarters, electrical and mechanical components, and other system packages will be procured subsequently. It will also include planning activities on urban renewal and livability improvement through the attached TA. The remaining tranches will gradually finance the contracts as they progress, and the periodic financing requests will be issued based on disbursement projections.
New Development Bank - US$ 347.00 million
Asian Infrastructure Investmemt Bank- US$ 438.75 million
Asian Infrastructure Investmemt Bank- US$ 356.67 million
|Responsible ADB Officer||Heriawan, Andri|
|Responsible ADB Department||South Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Transport and Communications Division, SARD|
|Executing Agencies||Chennai Metro Rail LimitedDepartment of Planning, Development and Special Initiatives, Government of Tamil Nadu|
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