Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) and also Mr Nadav Simhoni (ideal) after the signing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Government of Ghana has actually authorized a US$ 560 million arrangement with Amandi Holdings Limited for the building of have authorized a $560 million contract for the building and construction of sections of the Western Railway Line.
The signing of the contract would certainly be followed by Cabinet's authorization for it to be required to Parliament. The projects include the construction of sections of the Western Train Line, standard scale in between Takoradi port as well as Huni Valley, developing a total of 102kmIt will also consist of a single-track rail line with terminals along the tracks, a first workshop facility at the place as well as a complement rolling supply.
Speaking at the finalizing event, the Preacher of Train Development, Mr Joe Ghartey, said the a measure range of jobs of the job includes the construction, stipulation, screening and also commissioning of various other works; such as the building of about 8 kilometres of conventional gauge railway tracks connecting the existing double scale tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for easy as well as efficient access for cargo handling.
He said it would additionally include the building of a by-pass section along the Kojokrom to Manso section of the Western Train Line at Eshiem, to enhance the rate of the last framework and satisfy the need and also specification in the assessed 2020 Railway Master Plan."It likewise includes the building of the Railway Line from Manso to Huni Valley approximately 60km of single track lines, and also additionally the building and construction of eight standard stations along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley consisting of all construction functions, station building, gain access to roads, CCTV as well as access control, backup generator and also water containers."It will certainly additionally involve the construction of a workshop center for basic scale rolling stock consisting of the standard fit-out, fundamental devices and also important device," he specified.