Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) and Mr Nadav Simhoni (right) after the signing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Federal Government of Ghana has authorized a US$ 560 million contract with Amandi Holdings Limited for the building and construction of have signed a $560 million agreement for the construction of sections of the Western Railway Line.
The finalizing of the contract would certainly be complied with by Cupboard's approval for it to be taken to Parliament. The projects consist of the building and construction of areas of the Western Train Line, conventional gauge in between Takoradi port and also Huni Valley, creating an overall of 102kmIt will certainly likewise consist of a single-track rail line with terminals along the tracks, a preliminary workshop facility at the location as well as an enhance rolling supply.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, the Preacher of Train Advancement, Mr Joe Ghartey, said the a measure range of jobs of the project includes the construction, arrangement, screening and also appointing of other works; such as the building of about 8 kilometres of conventional scale railway tracks attaching the existing double scale tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for easy as well as efficient gain access to for cargo handling.
He claimed it would certainly likewise include the construction of a by-pass area along the Kojokrom to Manso area of the Western Railway Line at Eshiem, to enhance the rate of the last infrastructure and also satisfy the demand and also specification in the assessed 2020 Train Plan of attack."It additionally consists of the building of the Train Line from Manso to Huni Valley about 60km of solitary track lines, as well as furthermore the building of eight basic stations along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley including all construction functions, station structure, access roads, CCTV and gain access to control, back-up generator and water containers."It will likewise include the construction of a workshop facility for common gauge rolling stock including the fundamental fit-out, fundamental tools and also vital device," he mentioned.