ADB injects $500-mn in bridge project

Bridge Over Ganga River in Bihar
In a major infra push in Bihar, Asian Development Bank has recently approved $500 million (Rs. 3,350cr) for constructing a bridge across Ganga River in Bihar. After commissioning, the 9.8 km long road-bridge will be country's longest river-bridge and would provide vital transport links Read More...

JSW gets eco clearance for Rs. 35,000cr plant

JSW Steel Plant
In a major development in the steel making sector, JSW Steel has recently secured environmental clearance for setting up an integrated steel unit and captive power plant in Jharkhand with an investment of Rs. 35,000cr. According to the original proposal, the company will setup 10 Million Tons Read More...

HCC achieves day lighting on crucial Delhi Metro III project

HCC Tunnel Boring
Infrastructure major, Hindustan Construction Company (HCC), today successfully achieved a major breakthrough by day lighting the tunnel on Dwarka-Najafgarh metro corridor. The 665-meter tunnel is part of the ambitious phase III of Delhi Metro. Read More...

MoRTH plans Rs. 74,794-cr roads in UP

Roads In Uttar Pradesh
In a joint initiative involving transport ministry, NHAI and state's PWD, the Centre has decided to build Rs. 74,794-cr road infrastructure in Uttar Pradesh in the next two years, sources in the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH), said recently, elaborating that there are Read More...

DMRC gets ‘go-ahead’ for Rs. 2,000-cr project

DMRC Project
Providing uninterrupted transport facility to the metro users of the national capital, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation is all set to take up the proposed Dwarka-Gurgaon Metro line starting from Dwarka Sector 21 to IFFCO Chowk in Gurgaon, Haryana Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar said, revealing that the state government has Read More...

TM clears Rs 2,272-crore highway project

Narendra Modi Highway Project
Fast tracking the road network building process across the country, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a recent move has approved the widening of Hubli-Hospet Section of National Highway 63 into four lane in the state of Karnataka, Read More...

Haryana hastens Rs. 400-cr ring road project

Haryana Ring Road Project
Work on the Rs. 400-cr project involving construction of about 34-kilometre ring road connecting five national highways in Ambala district, is all set to start shortly, the concerned minister said in a media statement, detailing that the project, which has been given final shape, would connect Ambala Read More...

AMC rolls out Rs. 2,235-cr smart city project

Agra Smart City
In a recent development involving smart city projects, the Agra Municipal Corporation (AMC) has rolled out an ambitious plan at an investment worth Rs. 2,235 crore, Municipal Commissioner, Indravikaram Singh said, elaborating that 78% of the fund has been earmarked for area-based development Read More...

Haryana fixes two metro projects on radar

Haryana Metro Project
In order to make available trouble- free transport facilities to the masses in the NCR region, the Haryana government has directed Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to conduct a feasibility study for three routes on which it proposes to build new Metro lines. They included two from Huda City Centre Read More...

M’rashtra cracks Kolhapur airport project

Kolhapur Airport Project
In its quest to build world class aviation facilities in the state, the state government in Maharashtra has called upon the Union Civil Aviation Ministry to speed-up the development of the Kolhapur airport project. In fact, the state government has requested the ministry and the Airports Authority Read More...

Hybrid model turns out to be a big draw

Hybrid Annuity Road Model
Establishing its popularity among the road builders in a short span of 6 months, the hybrid annuity road model has walked away with 21 highway projects entailing a whopping investment worth Rs. 15,000cr. In the new model, interest of private players picked up after the government approved Read More...

West Bengal plans Rs. 268-cr road upgrade

West Bengal Road Upgrade
In an attempt to inject complete facelift to the road network in the state, the state government in West Bengal has recently approved a whopping investment worth Rs. 168.24cr. The sanctioned funds will also cover five road-upgrade projects, entailing an investment worth Rs. 86.24-cr Read More...

Metro project in Uttrakhand on cards

Uttarakhand Metro Project
The state government in the hilly state of Uttrakhand has recently decided to build Dehradun-Rishikesh-Haridwar metro line to ease ever increasing traffic pressure on the roads of these cities, Chief Minister, Harish Rawat said, while stressing on the need to develop alternative modes of transport Read More...

Madurai awaits ‘smart city’ tag

Madurai Smart City
The emerging scenario in the much hyped smart city program, the Temple City-Madurai is all set to be included in the select band for Smart City projects initiated by the Union government in its second round. If Madurai joins the smart band, it would receive Rs. 1,000-cr funds for development, Read More...

Chennai plans bridges worth Rs.300-cr

Bridge Projects in chennai
In order to build quality bridge and flyovers projects ensuring minimum cost, eco-friendliness, pollution and damage-free concrete structures at a cost of Rs. 300cr, the civic agency of Chennai has opted for Japanese engineers referred by the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA). On this score Read More...

AAI unveils Rs. 400-cr airport expansion

Srinagar Airport
In order to cater to the increasing air traffic at the Srinagar airport, the Airport Authority of India (AAI) has initiated the airport expansion process entailing an investment of Rs. 400-cr and that the nodal agency has already floated tenders on this score. The expansion of the airport meant to increase Read More...

Railway rolls out 270-km rail project plan

Chhattishgarh Rail Projects
In order to make the most out of the mineral enriched region, the Indian Railways is contemplating to build 270km new railway link in Chhattisgarh in cooperation with the Union Government in the near future. The proposed railway line will directly link Dongargarh, Khairagarh, Kawardha, Mungeli Read More...

IDFC unveils Rs. 2,000cr residential realty fund

IDFC Residential Realty Fund
In order to provide sufficient funding flow to the country's real estate sector, IDFC Alternatives, the asset management arm of infrastructure finance company IDFC Ltd., is all set to generate $300-million (Rs. 2,000cr) to invest in the Indian real estate sector, said an industry insider Read More...

KMRL cracks Rs. 747-cr water metro project

Kochi Water Metro Project
In order to build the Unified Metropolitan Transport Authority (UMTA) and the seamless integration of various modes of transport such as Metro, buses, and boats, tempting masses to opt for public transport instead of using cars, the Kochi Metro Rail Ltd. has decided to ink tri-party Read More...

KRCL- CONCOR pushes logistic park project

KRCL CONCOR Logistic Park Project
The Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) and Container Corporation of India Ltd. (CONCOR) have decided to enter into an agreement to set up a Multi-Modal Logistics Park (MMLP) at Balli railway station in South Goa on a revenue-sharing basis, Railway Minister, Suresh Prabhu said, Read More...

MMRDA unveils Rs. 25, 444cr new metro corridors

MMRDA Metro Corridors
In its quest to provide hassle free transport facilities to the masses of the metropolitan city, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) is all set to extend the metro connectivity to the nearby areas of Mira Road and Bhayandar at an investment worth Rs. 25,444cr, Read More...

China-Nagpur inks urban infra pact

Nagpur Jinan City
In order to build world class urban infrastructure in this belt of the Maharashtra, the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) and Jinan, in a historic move, entered into an agreement to build sister-city relationship covering multiple segment including urban planning development of water infra Read More...

Gujarat goes for Rs. 435-cr road project

Road Project In Gujarat
In order to cater to the expected increase in the flow of tourist traffic to the upcoming Statue of Unity in the state, the Gujarat government has decided to widen the road network leading to Kevadia entailing an investment worth Rs. 435.74cr, the concerned state transport minister said, Read More...

Gadkari gives nod to 106-km road from Moradabad to Kotdwar

Nitin Gadkari
Union minister for Road Transport and Highways and Shipping, Nitin Gadkari, has given a green signal to construct a 106-km road from Moradabad to Kotdwar, which will be broadened from the existing three to seven metres. The road will be a milestone for the development of villages Read More...

Realtors commit Rs. 90,000cr projects in Haryana

NAREDCO Haryana Investment
In an encouraging development, National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO) members have jointly committed to invest a staggering sum worth Rs. 90,000-cr in Haryana in the next half decade. The investment commitment led by realty majors M3M and DLF also, multiple MoUs were signed Read More...

Highway project gets ‘green nod’

Dasna Meerut Six Lane
The Centre has given 'green nod' to construct Dasna-Meerut six-lane connector under Delhi-Meerut Expressway road project entailing an investment worth Rs. 1,658cr. The ambitious Delhi-Meerut Expressway project, aimed at de-congesting traffic in the national capital, proposes construction Read More...

Canadian funds expand ambit in road sector

Canadian Pension Fund Road Sector
PSP Investments in a recent development has become the second Canadian pension fund to expand its footprint in India's highways sector, assuming ownership of four toll roads totaling 710 km as part of a global transaction with Spanish infrastructure company Grupo Isolux Corsan. These roads command Read More...

Offshore firms vying to build smart cities

Smart City Project
As many as 300 foreign companies from across 35 countries have become very aggressive to join hands in the Indian Smart City project of Pune. These firms will provide solutions with respect to traffic, garbage management, water supply, sanitation, and drainage. The companies along with consulates Read More...

J&K launches mega highway projects

Qazigund to Srinagar Highway
Apart from launching a 4-lane Highway from Qazigund to Srinagar by the National Highway Authority of India, the State government has also taken up the 6-lanning of road from Sonawar to Gallander and the move will go a long way to ease jams particularly at Pantha Chowk and Pampore road stretches of the highway Read More...

Govt plans NHs worth Rs. 6.5 lakh-cr

Niti Aayog Highway Network
Setting an astounding target to double the country's road network by 2020, NITI Aayog has decided to strengthen highway network target worth 90,000 plus km from 45,406 km, currently. In its scheme of things, the Aayog has aimed to create world-class infrastructure to boost the economy and get laid down Read More...

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