A consortium of Reliance Infrastructure, Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority and Veolia Transport, Mumbai Metro One Pvt Ltd (MMOPL), is in plans to install solar panels on the rooftops of all 12 stations on the 11 km Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
corridor which it operates.
The decision took into account the lessons learnt in execution of the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
Metro One project and the comparison submitted by the ground status report to the Mumbai Transformation Support Unit, which was approved by Director B.
Line 1 of the Mumbai Metro, also known as the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
corridor, is first part of the Mumbai's Metro system.
4 km-long Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
section, which has just started operations.
Mumbai: Despite missing five deadlines for the completion of the city's first metro project, the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
corridor is yet to be completed with the latest deadlibe being scheduled for May 2013.
The first phase of metro between Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
and the monorail between Chembur-Wadala-Jacob Circle is expected to be ready by next year.
The Mumbai Metro One consortium consisting of Reliance Infrastructure and Veolia which is building the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
metro line, has appointed Bureau Veritas as third party safety auditors.
MMRDA has differences with Reliance over the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
(VAG) Metro-1 corridor and L&T over the Wadala-Chembur monorail corridor.
Ltd (MMOPL), on the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
line and vouch for its air-conditioned comfort and quick connectivity between western and eastern suburbs will now have to shell out more to travel on this efficient new transport line.
Mumbai metro line has total 12 stations.
The civil works on the ambitious Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
metro rail corridor have been completed by about 95%, although the project contractor has set the completion deadline of March 2014 for this venture under the revised schedule.
According to police, the mishap occurred at the construction site of Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
metro rail at around 11:30 p.