Country: India

Sector: Urban Public Transport — Metro

Project number: 2019-0849

Funding sources: EIB, Government of India (GOI), Government of Uttar Pradesh (GOUP)

Contract type: works, goods, services

Notice type: general procurement notice

Issue date: 5 March 2020

Contracting authority (Promoter): Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Limited (UPMRCL) , Lucknow, INDIA

The Government of India (GOI) has applied a loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) towards the cost of the KANPURMETRO RAIL 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) with

The GOI and the GOUP.

The project concerns the construction of a metro line of about 32 385 km with 30 stations and related purchase of metro cars in the city of Kanpur, in the State of Uttar Pradesh in Northern India. The project is a major element of the first 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 construction of a new metro line with 19 354 km of elevated double track, approximately 13 031 km of underground double track. The project also includes 18 elevated and 12 underground stations, together with related intermodal connections and two metro-car storage depots together with maintenance workshop (Polytechnic College Depot and Agriculture University Depot).

— 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 will be conducted through the procedures as specified in the EIB Guide to Procurement (September 2018) 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 procedures or those requiring additional information, should contact the

Address below:

Chief Engineer/Contract, Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (formerly known as Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation Ltd)

Administrative Building, Near Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar Samajik Parivartan Sthal, Vipin Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow-226010

+(91)-522-2304014/15, Extn-210

Publication Date2020-03-11
Procurement StatusFuture
TypeNot applicable
Contract TypeWorks
Award CriteriaNot applicable
OrganisationUttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Limited (UPMRCL)
Class Code71356200
Class DescriptionTechnical assistance services
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)

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