Country: India

Sector: Urban Public Transport - Metro

Project Number: 2016-0816

Funding Sources: EIB, AIIB, Government of India (GOI), Government of Karnataka (GOK)

Contract Type: Works, Goods, Services

Notice Type: General Procurement Notice

Issue Date: 08.02.2017

Contracting authority (Promoter): Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL), Bangalore, India

The Government of India (GOI) has applied a loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) towards the cost of the BANGALORE METRO RAIL – Reach 6 Project, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments for goods, works, related services and consulting services to be delivered under this project. The project will be most probably jointly financed by the EIB and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) with the GOI and the GOK.

The project concerns the construction of a metro line of about 23 km with 18 stations and related purchase of metro cars in the city of Bengaluru, in the State of Karnataka in Southern India. The project is a major element of the second phase of the staged construction of a longer network of metro lines in the city.

The project will include the following components:

• The works includes of construction of a new metro line with 8.5 km of elevated double track, approximately 14.5 km of underground double track and around 0.5 km of double track in switch over ramp. The project also includes 6 elevated and 12 underground stations, together with related intermodal connections and a metro-car storage depot cum maintenance workshop at Kothanur.

• The supply of goods and installation includes power supply systems, signalling and telecommunication systems, passenger information. The mechanical and electrical components include earthing, lighting, fire management, ventilation and AC, water and wastewater, security, escalator/lifts and automated fare collection systems. The goods will also include supply of metro-cars and equipment for operation and maintenance.

• The services will include studies, design and supervision, monitoring and reporting as well as other technical assistance.

Procurement Procedures

Procurement of contracts co-financed by the EIB and AIIB will be conducted through the procedures as specified in the EIB Guide to Procurement (July 2011) and AIIB Procurement Policy (January 2016), and is open to all bidders.

Specific Procurement Notices for tenders, as they become available, will be published in the following:

• Official Journal of the European Union (for large contracts)

• (at least) one daily newspaper in India


Interested eligible bidders who wish to be included on the mailing list to receive an invitation to bid under ICB / NCB procedures and interested consultants who wish to receive a copy of the advertisement requesting expressions of interest for consultancy contracts, or those requiring additional information, should contact the address below:

The Managing Director, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd., Third floor, BMTC Complex, KH Road, Shantinagar, Bangalore-560027, Karnataka, India. Email:; Phone: 00-91-80-22969202 / 203

Publication Date2017-02-25
Procurement StatusFuture
TypeNot applicable
Contract TypeWorks
Award CriteriaNot specified
OrganisationBangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL)
Class Code45234122
Class DescriptionUnderground railway works
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)

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