Proposed concourse at Chennai Egmore Railway Station | Image Courtesy: Southern Railway
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Chennai Egmore to get world-class infra soon #StationRedevelopmentTake a look at the graphic images of the propos… t.co/I90qohFyHX— ANI (@ANI) Dec 23, 2022
More beautiful artistic illustrations of how Chennai Egmore station will look like after it is redeveloped – the ae… t.co/oIewcUu1HG— ANI (@ANI) Oct 30, 2022
The preliminary preparations at Chennai Egmore Railway station including geo-technical investigation, topographical survey, and setting up of batching plant near Poonamalee highway side are already underway.
The Southern Railway also shared glimpses of the Geo-Technical investigation at the PF 1 end for the station Building.
#ChennaiEgmore #StationRedevelopment works are progressing at brisk pace -Glimpses of Geo Technical investigation… t.co/sn1omLGieW— ANI (@ANI) Dec 23, 2022
The contract for the project has been given to DEC Infrastructure and Projects India Pvt Limited, Hyderabad. The redevelopment project aims to protect the iconic heritage structure along with a modern state-of-the-art facility to be constructed at a cost of Rs 734.91 crore within a timeframe of 36 months.
New station buildings will have amenities of lifts, escalators, a food plaza, and modern seating amenities. There would be a big lounge and food court at the departure terminal and a smaller lounge at the arrival. Moreover, two multilevel parking complexes would come up on either side.