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Metro in Bangalore

M. Ramachandran

in Metro Rail Projects In India

Published in print November 2011 | ISBN: 9780198073987
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199080847 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198073987.003.0004
Metro in Bangalore

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This chapter discusses the development of the metro rail system in Bangalore. It discusses the technical, financial, and scheduling aspects of the Bangalore metro proposal, as also its implementation. It focuses on four important stages of project planning — identification, preparation, appraisal, and implementation — and critically appraises the Bangalore metro rail project, drawing important lessons in the process.

Keywords: metro rail system; project planning; identification; preparation; appraisal; financial analysis

Chapter.  5411 words. 

Subjects: Urban and Rural Studies

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