Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) and also Mr Nadav Simhoni (right) after the finalizing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Federal Government of Ghana has actually authorized a US$ 560 million contract with Amandi Holdings Limited for the building of have actually authorized a $560 million arrangement for the construction of sections of the Western Train Line.
The finalizing of the contract would certainly be complied with by Cabinet's authorization for it to be required to Parliament. The jobs contain the building and construction of areas of the Western Train Line, common scale in between Takoradi port and also Huni Valley, creating a total of 102kmIt will also consist of a single-track rail line with terminals along the tracks, a preliminary workshop facility at the place and also an enhance rolling supply.
Speaking at the signing ceremony, the Minister of Railway Advancement, Mr Joe Ghartey, stated the a sign range of works of the task consists of the building, arrangement, screening and appointing of various other jobs; such as the building and construction of approximately eight kilometres of conventional gauge train tracks attaching the existing twin gauge tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for simple and reliable access for cargo handling.
He stated it would certainly likewise include the construction of a by-pass section along the Kojokrom to Manso area of the Western Train Line at Eshiem, to enhance the speed of the last framework as well as fulfill the demand and also spec in the evaluated 2020 Train Master Strategy."It additionally includes the building of the Railway Line from Manso to Huni Valley roughly 60km of solitary track lines, and also additionally the building and construction of eight basic terminals along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley including all building and construction works, terminal structure, access roadways, CCTV and also access control, backup generator and also water containers."It will certainly likewise entail the building and construction of a workshop facility for typical scale rolling supply consisting of the fundamental fit-out, basic tools as well as necessary machine," he stated.