Calling enthusiasts to participate in a tender that has been announced for Phase 1 of renovation works and expansion of railway infrastructures of the Metrovalencia network. The Metrovalencia (F.G.V.) network is made up of 10 lines, 4 of which 4 are surface tramways throughout their entire route (lines 4, 6, 8 and 10) and 6 partially underground (lines 1, 2, 3, 5, 7 and 9). The set of underground routes has a total length of approximately 27 km.
The contract involves Phase 1 (Sections 3 and 4) and it’s composed by 2 lots:
- Lot 1: Lines 5 and 7 between Alameda and Marítim Stations, corresponding to Section 3 of the Contract “Renovation and Expansion of Railway Infrastructures of the Metrovalencia Network and Railway Assets . Lot 1 affects the tunnel sections between the stations of Alameda, Aragon, Amistat, Ayora and Marítim, about 2.7 km long.
- Lot 2: Lines 3 and 9 between Airport Station and Alboraia Peris Arago, corresponding to Section 4 of the “Renovation” Contract and Expansion of Railway Infrastructures of the Metrovalencia network and Railway Assets. Lot 2 affects the tunnel sections between the stations of Alboraia Peris Arago, Alboraia Palmaret, Machado, Benimaclet, Facultats Manuel Broseta, Alameda, Colon, Xativa, Angel Gimera, Avinguda del Cid, Nou d’Octubre, Mislata, Mislata Almassil, Faitanar, Quart de Poblet, Salt de l’Aigua, Manises, Roses and Airport, almost 15 km long.
The determined time duration for this project is 14 months and the awarded contract budget is EUR27.02 million, excluding VAT.