Western Railway (Indore) – Tunnel No.1

  • Location : Pithampur, MP
  • Status of Work : Completed
  • Client : Western Railway
  • Value of Work : Rs 148.88 Crores
  • Scope of Work : Construction of single line BG Tunnel No.1 between Km 24.513 to Km 27.480, Total Length 2967m (Underground tunnel -2620m and cut & cover tunnel -347m) including earthwork in formation and protection work at approaches of tunnel portals from Km 24.460 to Km 24.513 and Km 27.600 to Km 27.480 including all other ancillary works in between stations Tihi and Pithampur in the state of Madhya Pradesh in connection with New BG Railway Line Project from Dahod to Indore of Western Railway.

Salient Features

  • Length of tunnel: 2967 m
  • Under ground excavation: 180217 cum
  • Open excavation: 115950 cum
  • Underground concrete: 82612 cum
  • Permanent steel support: 948 MT