Project Status

Dedicated Freight Corridor Projects (EDFC & WDFC) 

 

(Ending March 2019)

 

 

1. Project in brief:

a. Total length of Eastern & Western DFC  - 2822 Kms (except Sonnagar-Dankuni section)  (Eastern – 1318 kms, Western – 1504 kms)

b. Target- 2018- 2021 (in phases)

c. Total Expenditure upto 28.02.2019 (approx.)- Rs. 44,934 Crores(including cost of land)

d. Overall Financial progress- 55 % (including land)

e. Overall Physical progress- 58%

f. Funding:

 

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

 

Eastern corridor:

 

oLudhiana-Mughalsarai (1192 km) with World Bank funding of (US $ 2.110 billion) oMughalsarai-Sonnagar (126 km) with Indian Railway funding of Rs 3679 cr oDankuni-Sonnagar (538 km) through PPP (Rs 12,218 cr)

 

Western corridor:

 

oDadri-JNPT(1504 km) (Phase-I & II) with JICA funding of Rs 38,722 cr o54 major bridges with Indian Railway funding of Rs 675 cr.

 

2. Highlights:

 

DFCCIL achieved record CAPEX of Rs. 2036 crs. during March 2019, highest ever CAPEX in any month. With this the cumulative CAPEX for 2018-19 is likely to be approximately Rs. 10,000 crs, which is also the highest ever.

 

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) - 1477 kms completed

Major Bridges - 186 completed, 125 in progress

Minor Bridges - 2006  completed, 160 in progress

RUBs - 711 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 855.95 61.44 11.48 1136.14 867.43 Shortage of Minor Minerals in U.P
2 Formation upto H Kms 1360 727.59 61.31 12.11 1009.44 739.7
3 Viaduct & Imp. Bridges (4 Nos) % 100% 49.38% 4.68% 0.07% 79.21% 49.45% WIP
4 Major Bridges (148 Nos) % 100% 56.62% 3.19% 1.25% 80.70% 57.87% WIP
5 RFO(173 Nos) % 100% 34.28% 4.87% 1.08% 68.97% 35.36% Delay in CRS sanction
6 Minor bridge Nos. 1986 1042 61 8 1359 1050 WIP
7 RUB on LC (construction by DFC) Nos. 206 118 22 0 159 118 WIP
8 RUB on LC (construction by RLY) Nos. 205 91 19 0 161 91 Being done by NCR, NR and ECR
9 ROB (5 Nos.) % 100% 41.65% 3.69% 0.91% 65.33% 42.56% WIP
10 Procurement of Sleeper Nos. 4090042 2131173 151900 64793 3012132 2195966 Shortage of Minor Minerals in U.P
11 Procurement of Ballast Cum 6095147 2493961 220215 17503 3805292 2511464 Shortage of Minerals in U.P.
12 Procurement of Rails TKm 2580 1328 92 1 1857 1330 Being done as per requirement
13 Track linking TKm 2529 892 80 28 1470 920 WIP
(B) ELECTRICAL-OHE
1 Foundation Nos. 42130 21286 1000 138 29033 21424 WIP
2 Mast erection Nos. 34584 14261 800 100 21284 14361 WIP
3 Catenary wire Laying TKm 1912.6 452 0 10 937.6 462 975 Km length received
4 Contact wire Laying TKm 1912.6 452 6.6 10 937.6 462 975 Km length received
5 TSS (13 Nos) % 100% 44.13% 0.00% 0.00% 76.09% 44.13% WIP
6 SPs/SSPs (34 Nos) % 100% 45.48% 0.00% 0.43% 76.09% 45.90% WIP
(C) S&T
1 Stations (28 Nos.) % 100% 44.59% 4.23% 0.00% 71.61% 44.59% WIP
2 Supply of Cable TKm 10344 8084 0 0 9684 8084 -
3 Laying of Cable TKm 10344 3412.75 0 36 6294 3448.75 WIP
4 Block sections (26 Nos) % 100% 43.02% 4.73% 0.43% 75.09% 43.45% WIP
5 OCC (1 No.) % 100% 47.91% 3.49% 1.00% 62.14% 48.91% 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 758.72 45.50 13.45 1067.90 772.17  
2 Formation upto H Kms 1541 665.60 56.00 15.48 943.86 681.08  
3 Viaduct & Imp. Bridges (35 Nos)   % 100 37.44 4.10 1.68 36.37 39.12  
4 Major Bridges (357 Nos) % 100 39.23 2.07 0.39 37.05 39.62  
5 RFO (26 Nos) % 100 19.05 2.97 0.59 13.62 19.64  
6 Minor Bridges Nos 2187 942.00 63.00 22.00 1253.00 964.00  
7 RUB (on LCs) Nos 566 257.00 13.00 5.00 274.00 262.00  
8 ROB (133 Nos) % 100 13.16 0.50 0.15 15.43 13.31  
9 Procurement of Sleeper Nos 5478407 2239274 155000 97224 3110332 2336498  
10 Procurement of Ballast Cum 9351704 3382985 310000 155788 4690217 3538773  
11 Procurement of Rails TKM 3400 1616.25 106.00 50.95 1974.00 1667.20  
12 Track linking TKM 3400 939.99 45.00 16.16 1071.15 956.15  
B Electrical-OHE 
1 Foundation Nos 71349 18293.00 800.00 183.00 27208.00 18476.00  
2 Mast erection Nos 71349 14010.00 804.00 733.00 21828.00 14743.00  
3 Catenary wire Laying Kms 3193 184.00 30.00 60.00 845.00 244.00  
4 Contact wire Laying Kms 3193 184.00 30.00 60.00 845.00 244.00  
5 TSS  (22 Nos)   % 100 24.41 0.46 0.70 1.56 25.11  
6 SPs/SSPs (110  Nos)   % 100 16.27 2.50 0.65 7.61 16.92  
C S&T
1 Stations (48 Nos)   % 100 18.21 1.21 0.28 30.38 18.49  
2 Supply of Cable Kms 21264 8296.00 100.00 0.00 9057.00 8296.00  
3 Laying of Cable Kms 21014 5072.00 500.00 165.00 8131.00 5237.00  
4 Block sections (45 Nos)   % 100 21.92 2.01 0.43 28.67 22.35  
5 OCC (1 No) % 100 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
Targets

 

Western Dedicated Freight Corridor
 
SN Sections Targets
1. Rewari-Palanpur (641 Km) March- 20
2. Palanpur-Makarpura (308 Km) September-21
3 Makarpura- JNPT (430 Km) December 21
4. Rewari – Dadri (127 Km) March 21

Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor
 

SN Section Target
1. Khurja-Bhaupur (343 km) November- 2019
2. Bhaupur-Mughalsarai (402 km) December-2020
3. Sonnagar – Mughalsarai (126 km) December-2020
4 Khurja-Dadri (46 km) December-2020
5. Pilkhani – Sahnewal (179 km) December 2021
6. Khurja – Pilkhani (222 km) December 2021



Section-wise progress
 

Section/ Packages (with Kms) Land available / affected Patch/ Km Physical Progress (%) Financial Progress (%)
WDFC
Rewari-lqbalgarh
CTP -1 & 2 (639 Km)
100%
0/0 km
Civil – 84% 75.5%
    System – 48.5% 42%
lqbalgarh-Vadodara
CTP 3(R)- (308 Km)
99.9%
1/1.3 km
37.3% 26.1%
Vadodara-Sachin
CTP-13 (133 Km)
100%
0/0 km
Civil- 30% 24%
    System – 25% 22%
Sachin-Vaitarna
CTP-12 (186 Km)
96.1%
12/4.9 Km
32.8% 15.7%
Vaitarna-JNPT
CTP-11 (102 Km)
94.4%
9/12.5 Km
12.6% 11.9%
Dadri-Rewari (Integrated Package) CTP-14 (127 Km) 99.5%
1/1.247 Km
25.3% 21.9%

EDFC
Bhaupur-Khurja EDFC-1
(343 km)
99.30%
0/0 km
Civil – 93.5% 88%
    System –70% 68%
Bhaupur-Mughalsarai EDFC-2 (402 km) 99.74%
2/2.95 km
Civil- 50% 49%
    System-29% 20%
Durgawati-Sasaram (56 km) 100% Ready for commissioning
Balance portion of Mughalsarai-Sonnagar (70 km) 95.5%
14/9.985
52% 45.5%
Khurja-Dadri EDFC-1 (46 km) 87.20%
6/5.03 km
37% 33.5%
Pilkhani – Ludhiana (179 km) 100%
0/0 km
36% 31.7%
Khurja-Pilkhani (222 km) 91.1%
2/11 km
14% 11.7%