Mumbai Metro Red Line: Project Information, Cost, Contractors and System Details

Sangeeta Singh Posted on: 2022-01-25 12:36:00 Viewer: 2,331 Comments: 0 Country: India City: Mumbai

Mumbai Metro Red Line: Project Information, Cost, Contractors and System Details

General Information

Project Summary

  • Project Name: Mumbai Metro Rail Project
  • Nodal Body: Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)
  • Owner: Govt. of India and Govt. of Maharashtra
  • Project Type: Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS)
  • Total Network Planned: 339.6 km
  • Estimated Project Cost: ₹1,53,384 Crore
  • Operation Network: 11.4 km
  • Operational Since: 8th June 2014

Project Information

Red Line – Line-7: Dahisar East – Andheri East

  • Length: 16.495 km
  • Type: Elevated
  • Depot: Dahisar and Malvani (temporarily shared with Yellow Line)
  • Project Cost: ₹ 6208 crore
  • Number of Stations: 14
  • Stations Names: Dahisar (East), Ovaripada, National Park, Devipada, Magathane, Mahindra & Mahindra, Bandongri, Pushpa Park, Pathan Wadi, Aarey, Mahanand, JVLR Junction, Shankarwadi, and Andheri (East).

Red Line – Line-7A: Andheri East – CSIA Terminal 2

  • Length: 3.17 km
  • Status: Under Construction
  • Type: Elevated & Underground (2.915 km)
  • Number of Stations: 2
  • Stations Names: Airport Colony & CSIA Terminal 

Red Line – Line-9: Dahisar East – Mira Bhayandar

  • Length: 11.38 km
  • Status: Under Construction
  • Type: Elevated
  • Number of Stations: 7
  • Stations Names: Pandurang Wadi, Miragaon, Kashigaon, Sai Baba Nagar, Meditya Nagar, Shaheed Bhaghat Singh Garden and Subhash Chandra Bose Ground
  • Detailed Project Report (DPR)View Here
  • Estimated Cost: Rs. 6,518 crore (Line-7A & Line-9) 

Project Cost & Funding:

Phase   Project Cost    Funding By
Red Line 7    6,208 Crore   Govt. of India and Govt. of Maharashtra
Red Line 7A   6,518 Crore   Govt. of India and Govt. of Maharashtra
Red Line 9    6,518 Crore   Govt. of India and Govt. of Maharashtra

 Deadline: 7 (March 2022)

Technical Information

  • Design Speed: 80 kmph
  • Average speed: 33 kmph
  • Track Gauge1,435 mm Standard gauge
  • Electrification: 25 kV 50 Hz AC through
  • Signalling System: Communications-based Train Control (CBTC)
  • Rolling stock:  NA

Major Contractors

  • Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC): Interim Consultant  
  • Ayesa Ingenieria Y Arquitectura SAU – Itelferr – Consulting Engineers Group – Ayesa India (AICA Consortium): Line-7 General Consultant (GC)  
  • SYSTRA – Consulting Engineers Group Ltd – SYSTRA MVA Consulting (India) Ltd. (GC) : Line-7A & Line-9 General Consultant 
  • Ayesa Ingenieria Y Arquitectura SAU (DDC): Line-7 Detailed Design Consultant   
  • BEML (MRS1): Rolling Stock (576 Coaches for Yellow & Red lines)  
  • Alstom Transport India Ltd. – Alstom Transport SA (MS-01): Train Control, CBTC Signaling and Telecommunication system  
  • Cranex Ltd. (CA-180): Elevators at 13 stations (Andheri – Ovaripada) of Line-7  
  • Johnson Lifts Pvt. Ltd. (CA-19): Escalators at 13 stations (Andheri – Ovaripada) of Line-7  
  • Mitsui & Co. Ltd. (CA-20): Supply of 1080 Grade Head Hardened (HH) Rails  
  • Design, supply & installation of Ballastless Track System (CA-21): ITD Cementation India Ltd.  
  • Datamatics Global Services Limited (DGSL) and AEP Ticketing solutions S.R.L, Italy (AEP) (CA-33): Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) System  
  • L & T Construction (CA-58): Traction, Auxiliary Power Supply and SCADA  
  • Leena Powertech Engineers Pvt. Ltd – Cimechel Electric Company JV (CA-65): Overhead Electrification (OHE) Traction System  
  • CRRC Zhuzou (MS-03): Half Height Platform Screen Doors (PSDs)  
  • Simplex Infrastructures Ltd. (CA-01): Andheri East – New Ashok Nagar (viaduct & 5 stations)  
  • J Kumar Infraprojects Ltd. (CA-02, CA-48 & CA-91): New Ashok Nagar to Mahindra & Mahindra (viaduct & 6 stations), Dahisar East to Mira-Bhayander (viaduct & 7 station) AND Andheri East to CSIA T2 (viaduct, tunnels & 2 stations) &  Balance viaduct construction of CA01: Andheri East to Aarey  
  • NCC Ltd. (CA-03 & CA-92): Mahindra & Mahindra to Dahisar East (viaduct & 5 stations) & Balance construction of 4 stations at Andheri Metro (East), Shankarwadi, JVLR Junction, Mahanand  
  • MPIL Steel Structure & RCC Eco Build Systems (CA-15A(R)): Design, fabrication & erection of steel roof structure on Line-7’s stations (2 contracts)  
  • Capacite Infraprojects, C.B. & Sons Constructions Pvt. Ltd & Landmark Corporation Pvt. Ltd. (CA-32): Architectural Finishing at Line-7 Stations (3 contracts)  
  • Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. (JSPL) (CA-159): 6800 MT of head-hardened rails for Line-9 and Line-5

Progress So Far


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