Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) and Mr Nadav Simhoni (ideal) after the signing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Government of Ghana has authorized a US$ 560 million contract with Amandi Holdings Limited for the construction of have signed a $560 million arrangement for the building and construction of sections of the Western Train Line.
The signing of the agreement would certainly be followed by Cupboard's approval for it to be required to Parliament. The projects contain the building and construction of areas of the Western Train Line, conventional gauge between Takoradi port and also Huni Valley, creating a total amount of 102kmIt will certainly likewise include a single-track rail line with terminals along the tracks, a preliminary workshop center at the place and an enhance rolling stock.
Talking at the finalizing event, the Preacher of Railway Growth, Mr Joe Ghartey, said the a sign extent of works of the project consists of the building and construction, arrangement, screening as well as commissioning of other works; such as the construction of roughly 8 kilometres of basic gauge railway tracks connecting the existing double scale tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for easy as well as effective gain access to for cargo handling.
He said it would certainly additionally consist of the construction of a by-pass area along the Kojokrom to Manso section of the Western Train Line at Eshiem, to enhance the speed of the final infrastructure as well as meet the requirement and requirements in the evaluated 2020 Railway Plan of attack."It likewise includes the building and construction of the Train Line from Manso to Huni Valley around 60km of solitary track lines, and on top of that the building and construction of 8 basic stations along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley consisting of all building functions, station structure, accessibility roadways, CCTV and also gain access to control, backup generator as well as water storage tanks."It will certainly also involve the construction of a workshop facility for standard scale rolling stock including the basic fit-out, fundamental tools as well as necessary equipment," he mentioned.