Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) as well as Mr Nadav Simhoni (right) after the finalizing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Federal Government of Ghana has authorized a US$ 560 million arrangement with Amandi Holdings Limited for the building of have actually authorized a $560 million agreement for the building and construction of sections of the Western Train Line.
The finalizing of the contract would certainly be followed by Cabinet's authorization for it to be taken to Parliament. The projects include the building of areas of the Western Train Line, basic gauge in between Takoradi port and also Huni Valley, creating a total amount of 102kmIt will also consist of a single-track rail line with stations along the tracks, a preliminary workshop center at the place as well as a complement rolling stock.
Talking at the finalizing ceremony, the Preacher of Train Advancement, Mr Joe Ghartey, claimed the indicative range of works of the task includes the building, provision, testing as well as appointing of various other works; such as the building and construction of about 8 kilometres of typical scale train tracks attaching the existing double scale tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for very easy and efficient gain access to for freight handling.
He said it would certainly also consist of 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 final facilities as well as meet the demand as well as specification in the reviewed 2020 Train Plan of attack."It also includes the construction of the Railway Line from Manso to Huni Valley approximately 60km of single track lines, and in addition the building and construction of eight basic terminals along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley consisting of all building functions, station building, gain access to roadways, CCTV and also accessibility control, back-up generator and water tanks."It will additionally involve the construction of a workshop center for standard gauge rolling stock consisting of the fundamental fit-out, fundamental tools and essential device," he mentioned.