RB Rail selected IDOM Consulting, Engineering, Architecture for design and design supervision services for the construction of a new Rail Baltica section in Estonia, linking Tallinn to Rapla.
EUR 11.36 million is the value of the contract which has to be executed within 24 months.
The scope of the contract includes site investigations, preparation of the master design for construction of the railway track substructure, superstructure, related civil structures as well as development of the value engineering studies, detailed technical design.
According to the preliminary design, the 48-km section will include 32 viaducts and pedestrian crossing, including a Tallinn–Rapla highway viaduct over the railway, as well as four animal passages (ecoducts).
For Estonia, the detailed technical design procurement procedures are underway for the entire line from the Latvian/Estonian border to Tallinn and first design contract was signed this spring for the railway section from Pärnu to Rapla in Estonia.