BMRCL

  • Bangalore Metro: BMRCL to stop tunneling work? March 13, 2012

    Bangalore: It is official now, the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) will have to stop work from March 13 on the Majestic stretch, if the South Western Railways (SWR) does not give them permission, clarified Sivasailam, Managing Director, BMRCL. Speaking to Express, Sivasailam said that they are left with no...
  • BMRCL-Railways tiff delays Namma Metro work March 12, 2012

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) has threatened to stop work at the Majestic site from March 13 over a dispute with the South Western Railway (SWR) with regard to land ownership. This latest tiff could delay the metro project further. With SWR insisting that the piece of land...
  • Second phase of Bangalore Metro project cleared January 4, 2012

    Bangalore: The Karnataka government late on Tuesday cleared the second phase of the Bangalore Metro project covering 72 km at an estimated cost of Rs 27,000 crore (Rs 270 billion/$5.1 billion). "As in the case of the first phase (42km), the second phase of the metro rail project will be executed...
  • Statue stalls Bangalore Metro work November 2, 2011

    BANGALORE: The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) has no option but to wait for the state government to take a decision on moving the statue of Dr Ambedkar Bhavan from Vidhana Soudha premises. Presently, the Metro station construction work in that area is stalled.  BMRCL will suffer a 6-8 month...
  • Bangalore to get metro rails by 2011 December 27, 2007

    Bangalore: The tech city of Bangalore is all set to get five snazzy metro rail stations. The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) has roped in five of the city's top architects to give each of the five metro stations a flavour of the city. "[It is being done] to reflect...