17-05-2021. Today the specifications for the contracting of the works of the first phase of the railway network of the southern dock of the port of Castellón have been published. The base budget for the bid is 6,153,257.48 euros + VAT and an execution period of 23 months. The deadline for submitting offers is June 18.
This action is part of the set of investments foreseen in the Business Plan of the Castellón Port Authority in terms of connectivity and is linked to the works of the railway bridge and north railway connection for a value of 12.5 million euros, which were authorized by the Council of Ministers in May.
The works whose specifications have been published today consist of the railway connection from the development of the retractable bridge to the southern railway access to the port of Castellón. The total length of this railway line is 1,200 meters, with a double gauge (Iberian to international) and a storage area of 12,000 square meters. In addition, it includes an 8.5 meter wide transfer road around the platform to facilitate the movement of trucks.
With this bid, progress is being made in the productive infrastructures planned by the Castellón Port Authority in terms of connectivity with the aim of “relaunching the economy, responding to our productive sectors and increasing the competitiveness of PortCastelló”, according to the president of the organization. public, Rafa Simó.