Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) and Mr Nadav Simhoni (right) 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 building of have actually signed a $560 million agreement for the building of areas of the Western Train Line.
The signing of the agreement would be followed by Cabinet's authorization for it to be taken to Parliament. The tasks contain the building of areas of the Western Railway Line, conventional scale between Takoradi port and Huni Valley, developing a total amount of 102kmIt will certainly also include a single-track railway with stations along the tracks, a preliminary workshop facility at the place as well as an enhance rolling stock.
Speaking at the finalizing ceremony, the Priest of Railway Advancement, Mr Joe Ghartey, stated the a measure scope of jobs of the project consists of the building and construction, arrangement, screening and appointing of various other works; such as the building of about 8 kilometres of basic scale train tracks attaching the existing dual scale tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for simple and also reliable gain access to for freight handling.
He claimed it would certainly likewise include the building and construction of a by-pass area along the Kojokrom to Manso section of the Western Railway Line at Eshiem, to boost the speed of the last facilities and also fulfill the need and spec in the reviewed 2020 Train Plan of attack."It additionally includes the building of the Train Line from Manso to Huni Valley roughly 60km of single track lines, as well as in addition the construction of eight fundamental terminals along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley including all construction functions, terminal structure, accessibility roads, CCTV as well as access control, back-up generator and water tanks."It will certainly likewise entail the building and construction of a workshop center for basic scale rolling stock consisting of the basic fit-out, standard tools as well as necessary maker," he mentioned.