5 companies compete for Kozhikode’s 6-lane bypass project

NCC Limited, KMC Construction Limited, ULCCS-ITD CEM joint venture, Vadakara, KNR Constructions Limited and JMC Projects (India) Limited have come forward as the technical bid for the Kozhikode bypass six-lane works.

M K Raghavan MP said the financial bid for the six-lane works from Vengalam junction to Ramanattukara will start after one month.

One of the most expensive national highways to be constructed, work would gain momentum once the financial bid is also over. A decision on the company would be taken after that, said a Deccan Chronicle report.

Recently, the surface transport ministry gave nod to the project for converting the city bypass into six-lane which is the first six -lane project of NH authority in the state. The total expected cost of the project is Rs 1,425 crore at the rate of Rs 50.31 per km. The 28.4-km proposed plan is part of the Kanyakumari-Panavel NH-66.

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