Signalling & Telecom contract signed between DMRC and contractors for the Noida-Greater Noida Metro Project
A signalling and Telecom (S&T) Contract for Noida-Greater NOIDA Metro project has been signed between the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and representatives of Contractors at the Delhi Metro Headquarters at Metro Bhawan. As per the contract, the consortium of contractors will provide wireless Communication Based Train Contact (CBTC) System and all Telecommunication systems of display, CCTV etc. for all the 21 stations and one Depot under the NOIDA-Greater NOIDA Metro Rail project.
The contract worth approx. ? 290 Crores was signed by Mr. H.S. Anand, Director (Rolling Stock)/DMRC and senior representatives from the contractor’s consortium in the presence of other senior officials from DMRC and NMRC. The contractor’s consortium consists of M/s Ansaldo STS (Italy), M/s Ansaldo STS (India), ZTE Corporation (China) and ZTE Telecom (India).
The NOIDA Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) have also recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) as per which the DMRC will be assisting NMRC in their Operations & Maintenance (O&M) services/works of the 29.7 KM long NOIDA-Greater NOIDA Metro corridor. DMRC will be providing such services/assistance to NMRC till they develop the expertise to take over the operations and maintenance themselves.