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Published Aug 01, 20
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Govt signs US$560m contract to construct Western Railway line [Nadav Simhoni]

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Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) as well as Mr Nadav Simhoni (best) after the signing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Federal Government of Ghana has authorized a US$ 560 million agreement with Amandi Holdings Limited for the building of have actually signed a $560 million agreement for the building of areas of the Western Railway Line.

The signing of the contract would certainly be adhered to by Closet's authorization for it to be required to Parliament. The jobs contain the construction of sections of the Western Train Line, standard gauge between Takoradi port as well as Huni Valley, developing a total of 102kmIt will certainly also include a single-track railway with stations along the tracks, a first workshop center at the location as well as an enhance rolling supply.

Talking at the finalizing event, the Minister of Train Advancement, Mr Joe Ghartey, stated the a sign scope of works of the job includes the construction, provision, screening and appointing of various other works; such as the construction of around eight kilometres of common gauge train tracks linking the existing dual gauge tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for simple and effective accessibility for freight handling.

He said it would certainly additionally consist of the construction of a by-pass section along the Kojokrom to Manso section of the Western Railway Line at Eshiem, to boost the speed of the final infrastructure and meet the requirement as well as spec in the reviewed 2020 Train Plan of attack."It likewise consists of the building of the Railway Line from Manso to Huni Valley roughly 60km of single track lines, and furthermore the building and construction of 8 basic stations along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley including all building and construction functions, terminal building, accessibility roads, CCTV as well as accessibility control, backup generator and water containers."It will certainly also entail the construction of a workshop center for typical scale rolling stock including the standard fit-out, standard devices and also crucial machine," he stated.

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