Fresh bids for India’s ambitious tunnel project – the Zojila tunnel – in Jammu and Kashmir has recently been invited by the government. State-run National Highways & Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL) will be accepting contract queries till March 18, and bids for the contract can be thereafter submitted between April 1-8 as per the bid documents.
The Adani Group is inching closer towards establishing its presence in the port sector in Andhra Pradesh by being the lone company to submit financial bids for developing the minor Bhavanapadu port in Srikakulam district.
The government will call bids for two domestic coal-based ultra-mega power projects soon, and another two by March next year. The proposed policy for coal supply to power plants is likely to be sent to the Cabinet for approval within 15 days.
For various road works in Nashik city, such as tarring, resurfacing, macadamization, etc, the Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) has invited bids worth Rs 10.7 crore. The tenders include around 28 various road works in various parts of the city. The road contracts are to be done through private contractors and the last date for filing the bids is next October 3.
Kerala government, which rejected the offer of the sole bidder ABG Cements Ltd for the cement terminal project at Azhikkal port, may expedite the implementation of the project through some other ways, media reports indicate. Unconfirmed reports indicate that the state government may not go for fresh bidding again and instead identify competitive bidders using the 'Swiss challenge approach' after making public the bid of ABG and i