Mr Richard Diegong Dombo (left) and also Mr Nadav Simhoni (right) after the finalizing. With them is Mr Joe Ghartey Government of Ghana has actually authorized a US$ 560 million agreement with Amandi Holdings Limited for the construction of have actually signed a $560 million agreement for the construction of sections of the Western Train Line.
The signing of the contract would certainly be complied with by Cabinet's authorization for it to be required to Parliament. The jobs are composed of the construction of areas of the Western Train Line, standard gauge in between Takoradi port and also Huni Valley, developing a total amount of 102kmIt will likewise consist of a single-track railway with terminals along the tracks, an initial workshop facility at the area and also an enhance rolling stock.
Speaking at the finalizing ceremony, the Priest of Train Growth, Mr Joe Ghartey, said the a measure range of jobs of the project consists of the construction, arrangement, testing as well as appointing of various other works; such as the construction of about eight kilometres of standard gauge railway tracks linking the existing dual gauge tracks in Takoradi to the Takoradi Port for easy and also reliable gain access to for cargo handling.
He stated it would certainly additionally consist of the construction of a by-pass section along the Kojokrom to Manso area of the Western Railway Line at Eshiem, to boost the rate of the final facilities and satisfy the demand and also spec in the assessed 2020 Train Plan of attack."It also consists of the building of the Train Line from Manso to Huni Valley about 60km of single track lines, and in addition the building and construction of 8 standard stations along the existing line from Amantin to Huni Valley consisting of all building works, terminal building, access roads, CCTV and also access control, backup generator as well as water containers."It will likewise entail the building and construction of a workshop center for standard scale rolling supply including the standard fit-out, fundamental tools and also important machine," he stated.