Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) as well as Mr Nadav Simhoni (best) after the finalizing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Federal Government of Ghana has authorized a US$ 560 million contract with Amandi Holdings Limited for the construction of have authorized a $560 million agreement for the construction of sections of the Western Train Line.
The finalizing of the arrangement would certainly be complied with by Cabinet's approval for it to be required to Parliament. The projects contain the building and construction of areas of the Western Railway Line, typical scale in between Takoradi port as well as Huni Valley, creating an overall of 102kmIt will certainly likewise consist of a single-track rail line with terminals along the tracks, an initial workshop center at the location and also a complement rolling stock.
Talking at the signing event, the Preacher of Train Advancement, Mr Joe Ghartey, stated the indicative extent of jobs of the project consists of the construction, provision, testing as well as commissioning of other works; such as the construction of about 8 kilometres of basic scale train tracks connecting the existing double gauge tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for easy and also efficient accessibility for freight handling.
He claimed it would also include the building and construction of a by-pass area along the Kojokrom to Manso section of the Western Railway Line at Eshiem, to improve the rate of the last facilities and meet the requirement as well as specification in the evaluated 2020 Railway Master Plan."It likewise includes the building of the Train Line from Manso to Huni Valley approximately 60km of single track lines, as well as in addition the building and construction of eight standard stations along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley consisting of all construction works, terminal building, accessibility roads, CCTV and also accessibility control, backup generator and water containers."It will likewise entail the building of a workshop center for common gauge rolling supply including the basic fit-out, basic devices as well as essential machine," he specified.