Smart Cities: Planning & Implementation

Harish SharmaHarish Sharma
Harish Sharma, Chief Business Officer & Operations, REPL, and Ayaz Sheikh, Infrastructure Expert, REPL, discuss the viability of Project Management Consultancy in the planning, design, bidding and implementation of smart city projects in Indore, Kanpur, Varanasi and Dehradun.

Rudrabhishek Enterprises Limited (REPL), an Integrated Urban Development & Infrastructure consultant, has the assignment of preparing a detailed project report (DPR) and related implementation activities of Indore, Kanpur, Varanasi and Dehradun Smart cities.

Indore was in the first list of Smart Cities; Kanpur and Varanasi in the third list, and Dehradun in the fourth. The SPVs (Special Purpose Vehicles) created for the respective cities called bids for Project Management Consultancy (PMC) from national and international firms, and after a competitive bidding, REPL was selected for these four cities.

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NBM&CW July 2018
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