Modernization of the Railway line Sofia – Plovdiv: Rail Sections Sofia – Elin Pelin and Elin Pelin – Septemvri



The railway line Sofia – Plovdiv is part of Corridor IV: Dresden / Nuremberg – Prague – Vienna / Bratislava – Györ – Budapest – Arad – Constanta / Craiova – Sofia – Thessaloniki / Plovdiv – Istanbul and Corridor VIII: Durres / Vlora – Tirana – Skopje – Sofia – Varna/ Bourgas and is an important element of the Trans-European rail network. Therefore, its modernization is among the priorities of the Operational Programme “Transport” 2007 – 2013


State Enterprise National Railway Infrastructure Company /SE NRIC/


Review of the preliminary design and the available documentation and preparation of a Risk Management Plan and Quality Assurance Plan. Amendments of 50% of the Preliminary design
Elaboration of Cost Optimization Programme
Elaboration of Strategy for Project execution
Elaboration of Technical Specifications for awarding of Contractors
Elaboration of Safety Report
Approval of Technical Specifications for design and Safety Report with the Executive agency “Railway Administration”
Coordination of Contracts related to project preparation
Assistance to the PPU with the Contracting authority in the process of coordination with external for the Contracting authority bodies and organizations
Performance of an Assessment for compliance of the project with the essential requirements as per SDA
Construction products control
Health and safety coordinator at the stage of technical design
Compiling and submission on behalf of the Contracting Authority of the complete documentation for coordination and approval of investment projects by the competent authority
Update of the Financial Analyses – Financial Plan and Cost-Benefit Analysis for the project
Preparation of documentation for application for financing
Preparation of Strategy for the implementation of Construction works, depending on funding opportunities