normal_post - North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project - Philippine Daily News Author Topic: North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project  (Read 537 times)

MIKELIGALIG.com

  • FOUNDER
  • Webmaster
  • *****
  • avatar_1382_1499847132 - North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project - Philippine Daily News
  • Posts: 24192
  • medal1 - North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project - Philippine Daily Newsmedal2 - North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project - Philippine Daily Newsmedal3 - North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project - Philippine Daily News
  • NEED A WEBSITE? email me: info@mikeligalig.com
    • Share Post
clip - North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project - Philippine Daily News
North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project
« on: October 16, 2019, 01:37:09 PM »
MANILA -- The massive North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) Project continues to draw a significant number of proposals from here and abroad, as Packages 4 and 5 of the PNR Clark Phase 2 attracted one local and five international companies.

Bid submission was held Monday (Oct. 14) at the office of the Procurement Service-Department of Budget and Management (PS-DBM).

Following the record turnout of 11 international and local bidders for Packages 1-3 in August, Department of Transportation Undersecretary for Railways TJ Batan and Philippine National Railways General Manager Junn Magno noted that the sustained interest of proponents in the NSCR Project, as manifested in the level of participation for Packages 4 and 5, is continuing proof of the international infrastructure industry’s trust in the Duterte administration’s “Build, Build, Build” program.

Jointly implemented by the DOTr and PNR, and procured through the PS-DBM, “the turnout of bidders for Packages 1-5 of PNR Clark Phase 2 is proof that competition and value for taxpayers' money are enhanced with a bidding process that is transparent, fair, and corruption-free,” Batan said.

“The vibrant turnout of proponents yet again for Contract Packages 4 and 5 reflects the solid support and trust of the international infrastructure industry in the Duterte administration. With a robust competition, we also raise the standard of quality of our infrastructures that shall, in the end, best serve the Filipino people,” Magno added.

The NSCR Project -- a mega railway network spanning 148 kilometers with 37 stations -- is worth PHP777.55 billion. It is co-financed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

It notably remains to be both the ADB’s fastest rail project implementation and recipient of its largest financing -- further proof of the trust that the international development finance community has extended to President Rodrigo Duterte's promise of delivering the Philippines' Golden Age of Infrastructure.

PNR Clark Phase 2 is a 53-kilometer segment from Malolos, Bulacan to Clark, Pampanga, which forms part of the NSCR. This rail line will feature the country’s first airport express railway service.

Package 4 consists of 8 kilometers and includes Clark International Airport Station. Package 5, meanwhile, consists of the NSCR’s Clark Depot.

Companies that participated in the bidding are Acciona (Spain), EEI (Philippines), GS Engineering & Construction (Korea), Posco Engineering & Construction (Korea), PT Waskita (Indonesia), and PT Wika (Indonesia).

PNR Clark Phase 2 is targeted for partial operations by 2022. This rail line will reduce travel time between Malolos, Bulacan and Clark International Airport to just 30-35 minutes; and from Buendia in Makati to Clark Airport from two hours via car to just 55 minutes through the airport express.

It aims to serve 340,000 passengers daily in its opening year.

Before 2019 ends, more contract packages are scheduled for bid submission and publication.

These include bid submission for PNR Calamba Package 1 (1 kilometer including Blumentritt Station) on Nov. 5, 2019, and the start of bidding for the NSCR’s 304 commuter train cars, 56 airport express train cars, and electromechanical Systems within the last quarter of 2019. (PR)

Book online travel tickets in Asia, Australia and New Zealand at:
https://12go.asia/?z=3467325



Linkback: https://tubagbohol.mikeligalig.com/index.php?topic=90929.0
Romans 10:9-10
"If you declare with your mouth, Jesus is Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved."

Get FREE 500GB cloud storage:
https://www.pcloud.com/welcome-to-pcloud/?discountcode=fDiE7jtC01VPbCIygaM67jZV



Share via facebook Share via linkedin Share via pinterest Share via reddit Share via twitter
 

Latest Topics

Bohol governor awaits suspension order by mikeortegaligalig
[Today at 03:55:46 PM]


TUPAD Beneficiaries Orientation by mikeortegaligalig
[Today at 09:05:50 AM]


Weird hairstyles... by hubag bohol
[Today at 08:54:04 AM]


How to put out a fire by hubag bohol
[Today at 08:52:36 AM]


Overloading in public cars by hubag bohol
[Today at 08:43:22 AM]


Dementia as brain disease by hubag bohol
[Yesterday at 09:51:05 PM]


Why dress well by hubag bohol
[Yesterday at 09:42:24 PM]


The Rock Art by hubag bohol
[Yesterday at 03:50:58 PM]


Just Keep on Walking, Cat by hubag bohol
[Yesterday at 03:46:44 PM]


Pauraray by hubag bohol
[Yesterday at 03:28:49 PM]

SMF spam blocked by CleanTalk
Powered by SMFPacks SEO Pro Mod | Sitemap
Mobile View
SimplePortal 2.3.7 © 2008-2019, SimplePortal