International companies are invited by Metro of Algiers Company (EMA) to bid on a project for the construction of a mass transit electrified railway. A number of requirements must be met, one of it is that interested competitors must have a 10 years experience in implementation of at least one light rail or tram project.
The whole country has a total of a total of 3,973 km railway, some being partly electrified. The line will entail a total of 25 stations and will run 15 kilometers from urban pole of Haley 3 to the Cité Bouzourane, passing through the University Hadj Lakhdar.
Companies wishing to be considered must separate financial and technical offers in their submissions and submit in two different closed envelopes. However, the two envelopes must be submitted in a single outer envelope.
According to EMA, the submissions are expected on or before 20th September, 2014.