Bahria Town and China Railway 20 Bureau Group Corporation (CR20G) Inked Bus Rapid Transport Karachi Project
Bahria Town has entered into an understanding, and has signed a framework document, with China Railway 20 Bureau Group Corporation (CR20G), a subsidiary of China Railway Construction Corporation Limited for collaboration on undertaking the development of a Bus Rapid Transit Blue Line (Blue Line) project in Karachi.
Agreement was inked between Chairman CR20G Deng Yong & Chairman Bahria Town Malik Riaz Hussain. CR20G has vast experience in undertaking construction and development of infrastructure projects including transport and mass transit projects worldwide. CR20G is already working in Pakistan on the Lahore-Abdul Hakeem motorway project having a value of over USD 1.5 Billion.
For undertaking the BRT project, Bahria Town has appointed a consortium of leading advisors and consultants, including Enrique Penalosa, Mayor of Bagota, Columbia, Exponent Engineers as local technical consultant, Riaz Ahmad and Company Chartered Accountants and Cornelius, Lane & Mufti, Advocates & Solicitors.