Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) as well as Mr Nadav Simhoni (ideal) after the signing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Federal Government of Ghana has actually authorized a US$ 560 million agreement with Amandi Holdings Limited for the construction of have signed a $560 million contract for the building of sections of the Western Train Line.
The finalizing of the agreement would certainly be followed by Cupboard's approval for it to be taken to Parliament. The projects include the building of areas of the Western Railway Line, standard scale in between Takoradi port and also Huni Valley, forming an overall of 102kmIt will additionally consist of a single-track railway with terminals along the tracks, a preliminary workshop facility at the area and also a complement rolling stock.
Speaking at the signing event, the Minister of Railway Development, Mr Joe Ghartey, claimed the a measure range of works of the project consists of the building, stipulation, screening as well as commissioning of various other jobs; such as the building of roughly eight kilometres of typical gauge railway tracks linking the existing double gauge tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for very easy and reliable access for freight handling.
He stated it would certainly also consist of the building of a by-pass section along the Kojokrom to Manso section of the Western Railway Line at Eshiem, to enhance the speed of the last framework as well as fulfill the requirement and also requirements in the evaluated 2020 Train Plan of attack."It also includes the building of the Train Line from Manso to Huni Valley approximately 60km of single track lines, and also furthermore the construction of eight basic terminals along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley consisting of all construction functions, station building, accessibility roadways, CCTV and gain access to control, backup generator and water tanks."It will additionally entail the building and construction of a workshop facility for basic gauge rolling stock consisting of the basic fit-out, standard tools and also important maker," he specified.