Project Status

Dedicated Freight Corridor Projects (EDFC & WDFC) 

 

(Ending December 2018) (Eastern – 1318 kms, Western – 1504 kms)

 

 

Project in brief:

a. Total length of Eastern & Western DFC  - 2822 Kms (except Sonnagar-Dankuni section)

b. Target- 2018- 2020 (in phases)

c. Total Expenditure upto 31.12.2018 (approx.)- Rs. 43,607 Crores(including cost of land)

d. Overall Financial progress- 53.5% (including land)

e. Overall Physical progress- 55.8%

 

Funding:

 

Total Estimated Cost- Rs. 81,459 Crores Debt Equity ratio of the project is 3:1

 

Eastern corridor:

 

Ludhiana-Mughalsarai (1192 km) with World Bank funding of (US $ 2.360 billion)Mughalsarai-Sonnagar (126 km) with Indian Railway funding of Rs 3679 crDankuni-Sonnagar (538 km) through PPP (Rs 12,218 cr)

 

Western corridor:

 

Dadri-JNPT(1504 km) (Phase-I & II) with JICA funding of Rs 38,722 cr54 major bridges with Indian Railway funding of Rs 675 cr.All loans with World Bank and JICA tied-up.

 

Highlights:

 

 

Progress of awarded works:

 


Successful Trial run of freight train in Madar-Kishangarh Balawas section (306 km) of WDFC was conducted on 30.12.2018. The section has 9 newly built freight stations and contains 1 important Bridge, 17 Major Bridges, 269 Minor Bridges, 3 RFOs & 143 Major/Minor RUBs.
 

DFC has already conducted successful trial run in Ateli-Phulera section (190 Km) of WDFC on 15th August 2018 and in Bhadan-Khurja section (194 Km) of EDFC on 30th November 2018

 

Track laying of 1800 Track kms completed by Mechanized track Construction (NTC Machine). For the first time in India, OHE mast foundation using mechanized auguring mechanism & OHE wiring using mechanized wiring train is being carried out. The OHE wiring train is capable of carrying out wiring of 3 km/shift as compared to 1 km/shift by conventional means. Total 4 machines (3 in EDFC & 1 in WDFC) are presently in operation.

 

Progress of major items:

Earthwork (upto H) - 1344 kms completed

Major Bridges - 166 completed, 122 in progress

Minor Bridges - 1869  completed, 184 in progress

RUBs - 705 completed, 224 in progress

RFOs - 8 completed, 20 in progress

 

Award of Contracts:

All Civil contracts of EDFC & WDFC have been awarded.

Overall contracts worth Rs. 52,387 crores have been awarded till date (97.8% of the overall contracts).

Further contracts under finalization : Rs. 1174 crores

 

Environmental clearances:

Stage-I clearance for diversion of 89.688 Ha forest land in Koderma district of Jharkhand on Dankuni-Sonnagar section has been received from MoEF on 18.09.2018. National Board for Wildlife has cleared wildlife proposal of Hazaribagh district (82.8 Ha) on 07.09.2018.

 

Other Achievements:

DFCCIL has achieved MOU rating of “Excellent” for the year 2015-2016 & “Very Good” for the year 2016-2017.DFCCIL awarded Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability for the year 2016.

 

Progress of land acquisition up to December, 2018:

 
Section Total scope (Ha) Notification u/s 20A (Ha) Award u/s 20F (Ha)
Eastern Corridor (without Sonnagar-Dankuni) 4601 4601
(100%)
 4478
(97.3%)
Western Corridor 6000 6000
(100%)
 5964
(99.4%)
Total 10601 10601
(100%)
  10442
 (98.5 %)
Sonnagar-Dankuni section 1126 1118
(99.9%)
759
(67.8%)
 

Issues pertaining to Land Acquisition:

Assistance of State Governments for resolving of Issues pertaining to land acquisition required in Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar & Gujarat. With regular co-ordination 199 patches, 257.14 kms & 6075 Arbitration, 1268 Court casesin EDFC cleared 240 patches, 197.408 kms & 4245 Arbitration, 351 Court casesin WDFC cleared due to various land issues.

 

Monthly Progress of Works:

 

Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor

 

S. No. Item Unit Total Quantity Already Done This Month Cumulative Remarks
Target Progress Target Progress
(A) CIVIL
1 Formation upto H/2 Kms 1360 794.92 95.3 35.87 947.104 830.79 Shortage of Minor Minerals in U.P
2 Formation upto H Kms 1360 684.74 87.4 18.9 826.532 703.64
3 Viaduct & Imp. Bridges (4 Nos) % 100% 48.52% 7.46% 0.53% 67.36% 49.05% WIP
4 Major Bridges (148 Nos) % 100% 50.35% 8.23% 2.90% 70.71% 53.25% WIP
5 RFO(173 Nos) % 100% 32.95% 9.68% 0.48% 54.86% 33.43% Delay in CRS sanction
6 Minor bridge Nos. 1986 939 165 38 1168 977 WIP
7 RUB on LC (construction by DFC) Nos. 206 91 15 22 120 113 WIP
8 RUB on LC (construction by RLY) Nos. 205 60 20 22 123 82 Being done by NCR, NR and ECR
9 ROB (5 Nos.) % 100% 37.33% 8.17% 0.13% 51.18% 39.52% WIP
10 Procurement of Sleeper Nos. 4090042 1960245 279438 84537 2561432 2044782 WIP
11 Procurement of Ballast Cum 6095147 2261716 401401 111957 3165595 2373673 Shortage of Minerals in U.P.
12 Procurement of Rails TKm 2580 1298 155 15 1571 1313 Being done as per requirement
13 Track linking TKm 2529 860 183 7 1226 867 WIP
(B) ELECTRICAL-OHE
1 Foundation Nos. 42130 19176 2032 1348 26033 20524 WIP
2 Mast erection Nos. 34584 12339 1680 1039 18874 13378 WIP
3 Catenary wire Laying TKm 1912.6 282 124 90 895 372 975 Km length received
4 Contact wire Laying TKm 1912.6 282 114 90 885 372 975 Km length received
5 TSS (13 Nos) % 100% 42.00% 6.96% 1.70% 71.61% 43.71% WIP
6 SPs/SSPs (34 Nos) % 100% 43.28% 6.96% 1.10% 71.61% 44.38% WIP
(C) S&T
1 Stations (28 Nos.) % 100% 33.92% 5.58% 8.08% 60.09% 41.99% WIP
2 Supply of Cable TKm 10344 7955 500 129 8884 8084 -
3 Laying of Cable TKm 10344 3143.75 310 198 5584 3341.75 WIP
4 Block sections (26 Nos) % 100% 39.67% 5.62% 1.70% 61.83% 41.37% WIP
5 OCC (1 No.) % 100% 31.33% 3.91% 7.38% 53.17% 38.71% WIP

 

Western Dedicated Freight Corridor Phase-I & II

 

S. No Description/ Items Unit Scope Already Done During the Month Cumulative Remarks
Target Progress Target Progress
A Civil & Track 
1 Formation upto H/2 Kms 1541 705.68 45.50 26.07 943.41 731.75  
2 Formation upto H Kms 1541 627.18 34.50 18.02 835.88 645.20  
3 Viaduct & Imp. Bridges (35 Nos)   % 100 34.77 4.10 1.02 51.54 35.79  
4 Major Bridges (357 Nos) % 100 36.44 1.86 2.28 48.89 38.72  
5 RFO (26 Nos) % 100 17.00 2.12 1.05 28.33 18.05  
6 Minor Bridges Nos 2187 871.00 44.00 37.00 1146.00 908.00  
7 RUB (on LCs) Nos 606 255.00 18.00 0.00 309.00 255.00  
8 ROB (133 Nos) % 100 10.49 2.81 1.44 17.10 11.93  
9 Procurement of Sleeper Nos 5478407 2025091 244000 124896 2909332 2149987  
10 Procurement of Ballast Cum 9351704 3076989 422000 198250 4513217 3275238  
11 Procurement of Rails TKM 3400 1616.25 70.00 0.00 1976.00 1616.25  
12 Track linking TKM 3400 879.31 60.00 43.42 1091.15 922.72  
B Electrical-OHE 
1 Foundation Nos 71683 16340.00 700.00 580.00 22204.00 16920.00  
2 Mast erection Nos 71683 11369.00 1804.00 1650.00 16128.00 13019.00  
3 Catenary wire Laying Kms 3195 47.00 100.00 40.00 725.00 87.00  
4 Contact wire Laying Kms 3195 47.00 100.00 40.00 725.00 87.00  
5 TSS  (22 Nos)   % 100 22.10 0.24 1.80 25.02 23.91  
6 SPs/SSPs (110  Nos)   % 100 14.53 0.47 1.52 21.29 16.05  
C S&T
1 Stations (48 Nos)   % 100 12.43 5.21 4.32 31.01 16.75  
2 Supply of Cable Kms 21264 7435.00 773.00 510.00 9630.00 7945.00  
3 Laying of Cable Kms 21014 3740.00 1200.00 1007.00 7531.00 4747.00  
4 Block sections (45 Nos)   % 100 17.44 4.44 2.74 29.21 20.19  
5 OCC (1 No) % 100 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  

 

Targets

 

Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor

 

SN Sections Targets
1. Ateli-Phulera  (190 Km) August 18 (completed)
2. Rewari-Madar (306 Km) December – 18 (completed)
3. Madar Marwar (128 km) March 2019
4. Marwar-Palanpur (207 Km) September- 19
5 Palanpur-Makarpura (308 Km) March -20
6. Makarpura- JNPT (430 Km) March - 20
7. Rewari – Dadri (127 Km) March -20
 
 

Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor

 

SN Section Target
1. Khurja-Bhadan (200 km) November- 2018 (completed)
2. Bhadan-Bhaupur (143 Km) March-2019
3. Bhaupur-Mughalsarai (402 km) August-2019
4. Sonnagar – Mughalsarai (126 km) October- 2019
5 Khurja-Dadri (46 km) December-2019
6. Pilkhani – Sahnewal (179 km) March -20
7. Khurja – Pilkhani (222 km) March -20
 
 

Section-wise progress

Section/ Packages (with Kms) Land available / affected Patch/ Km Physical Progress (%) Financial Progress (%)
WDFC
Rewari-lqbalgarh
CTP -1 & 2 (639 Km)
99.87%
0/0 km
Civil – 83% 74.5%
System – 47% 40.5%
lqbalgarh-Vadodara
CTP 3(R)- (308 Km)
99%
1/1.3 km
34% 23%
Vadodara-Sachin
CTP-13 (133 Km)
99.5%
0/0 km
Civil- 27% 17.3%
System – 19% 16%
Sachin-Vaitarna
CTP-12 (186 Km)
92.8%
12/4.9 Km
23% 11%
Vaitarna-JNPT
CTP-11 (102 Km)
89.2%
9/12.5 Km
11 %
 
6 %
Dadri-Rewari (Integrated Package) CTP-14 (127 Km) 98.10%
1/1.247 Km
22% 16%

Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor
Bhaupur-Khurja EDFC-1
(343 km)
99.30%
0/0 km
Civil – 91% 82.2%
System –63.8% 60.5%
Bhaupur-Mughalsarai EDFC-2 (402 km) 99.74%
2/2.95 km
Civil- 48% 43.9%
System-26.5% 17%
Durgawati-Sasaram (56 km) 100% Ready for commissioning
Balance portion of Mughalsarai-Sonnagar (70 km) 95.5%
14/9.985
50.5% 44%
Khurja-Dadri EDFC-1 (46 km) 87.20%
6/5.03 km
29% 25.5%
Pilkhani – Ludhiana (179 km) 100%
0/0 km
31.4% 27.5%
Khurja-Pilkhani (222 km) 91.1%
2/11 km
9.8% 5.5%
WDFC- Work in progress at Hindon Bridge in Rewari –Dadri section