Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) and also Mr Nadav Simhoni (best) after the signing. 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 and construction of have signed a $560 million arrangement for the building and construction of areas of the Western Railway Line.
The finalizing of the agreement would be followed by Cabinet's authorization for it to be required to Parliament. The tasks include the building and construction of areas of the Western Train Line, standard gauge in between Takoradi port and also Huni Valley, creating a total amount of 102kmIt will also consist of a single-track rail line with terminals along the tracks, an initial workshop facility at the place as well as an enhance rolling supply.
Talking at the finalizing ceremony, the Priest of Railway Development, Mr Joe Ghartey, said the a measure scope of works of the job consists of the building, provision, screening as well as appointing of various other works; such as the building of approximately 8 kilometres of common gauge railway tracks connecting the existing twin scale tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for very easy as well as efficient access for freight handling.
He claimed it would certainly likewise include the building and construction of a by-pass section along the Kojokrom to Manso area of the Western Train Line at Eshiem, to boost the rate of the final framework as well as satisfy the requirement as well as requirements in the evaluated 2020 Train Plan of attack."It also consists of the building of the Railway Line from Manso to Huni Valley around 60km of solitary track lines, and also on top of that the building and construction of 8 standard stations along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley consisting of all construction functions, station building, access roads, CCTV as well as gain access to control, back-up generator as well as water containers."It will also include the building and construction of a workshop center for conventional gauge rolling stock consisting of the basic fit-out, basic devices and also vital device," he stated.