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Belgium, Brussels Metro - be/13

Line 1 Extension

Contract awarded to jv of Van Rymenant and Sacre at value FF4.5 bn. Financing scheme required. May 1998.$35 million, 2.7 km extension to line B1 from Roi Baudouin to Veeneyde under construction by Van Rymenant-Sacre for completion November, 2001. Three underground stations and 1.7 km of cut-and-cover tunnel in silts with diaphragm walls. Further extension to Erasme Hospital planned. Designed by Tractebel. Visit www.tractebel.be November 2000.Negotiated procedure, deadline 25.11.2008, for 4 km-long metro Nord extension from Gare Du Nord to Bordet with 7 stations. Visit http://ted.europa.eu/udl?request=Seek-Deliver&language=en&docid=276406-2008, OJ S 206 or contact Anne-Catherine Bauduin, SPF Mobilité et Transports, Brussels, fax + 32 2 7342020, e-mail anne-catherine.bauduin@mobilit.fgov.be 46/08.