Ecom Express partners with Skye Air for drone delivery services

a technology-driven end-to-end logistics solutions provider
Ecom Express Limited, a technology-driven end-to-end logistics solutions provider, and Skye Air, specializing in drone technology, has announced a partnership aimed at disrupting last-mile delivery solutions. This collaboration represents a significant step forward in the logistics industry, combining Ecom Express' network and automation expertise with Skye Air's cutting-edge drone delivery technology.

Vishwachetan Nadamani, COO, Ecom Express, said, “By leveraging Skye Air's expertise in drone technology, we are excited to explore new opportunities to enhance our delivery services. This collaboration will not only amplify our efforts in reducing delivery times for e-commerce parcels but also enable sustainability efforts beyond electrification of last-mile vehicles.”

This partnership will commence with drone delivery trials in select locations in Gurugram, with plans to cover additional pin codes in sparse locations and tougher terrains across India in subsequent stages. “By harnessing the power of drones, we are not just delivering parcels; we are revolutionizing the delivery landscape with a focus on efficiency and sustainability. Leveraging our state-of-the-art tech stack and infrastructure, including Skye Pod and Skye UTM, we aim to enable faster, safer, and more efficient deliveries. Together, we are paving the way for faster and sustainable deliveries, providing an unmatched delivery experience." added Ankit Kumar, Founder & CEO of Skye Air.

Studies suggest that transitioning to drone-based deliveries could reduce carbon emissions by 93% as compared to parcel deliveries by road, substantially contributing to environmental sustainability. Through this partnership, they seek to address the interconnected challenges of traffic congestion and environmental sustainability.
ACE Partners with Bank of Baroda for Construction Equipment Financing

ACE Partners with Bank of Baroda for Construction Equipment Financing

ACE – Action Construction Equipment Ltd., a leading construction equipment manufacturer in India, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bank of Baroda to offer financing solutions for construction equipment businesses

Read more ...

Shree Cement Achieves 1 GW Power Capacity with New Solar Plant

Shree Cement Achieves 1 GW Power Capacity with New Solar Plant

Shree Cement Ltd has reached a significant milestone of 1 GW (1,000 MW) of installed power capacity. This was achieved with the commissioning of a 19.5 MW solar power plant at its manufacturing unit in Andhra Pradesh.

Read more ...

Tamil Nadu Extends CM's Rural Road Development Scheme

Tamil Nadu Extends CM's Rural Road Development Scheme

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin has announced a two-year extension of the Mudalvarin Grama Saalaigal Membattu Thittam (CM’s Rural Road Development Scheme). The extended initiative will focus on upgrading, strengthening, and

Read more ...

Waaree Energies to Supply Solar Modules for 412.5 MW Project in Rajasthan

Waaree Energies to Supply Solar Modules for 412.5 MW Project in Rajasthan

Waaree Energies Limited, India's largest solar PV module manufacturer with an installed capacity of 12 GW, has secured a major contract from Juna Renewable Energy Private Limited, a subsidiary of ACCIONA Energy. The contract

Read more ...

Prices of under-construction projects increase 15.2% QoQ in 13 cities

Prices of under-construction projects increase 15.2% QoQ in 13 cities

Between April and June 2024, residential supply saw the highest growth rate in the last 24 months, driven by the rising availability of under-construction properties, according to Magicbricks' latest PropIndex Report

Read more ...

Bengaluru Metro Submits Hebbal-Sarjapur Corridor Plan for Approval

Bengaluru Metro Submits Hebbal-Sarjapur Corridor Plan for Approval

Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation (BMRCL) has submitted the detailed project report (DPR) for the Hebbal-Sarjapur metro corridor to the Karnataka government for approval. If approved, the plan will be forwarded to the Union government

Read more ...

Noida International Airport Completion Delayed to April 2025

Noida International Airport Completion Delayed to April 2025

The Noida International Airport (NIA) will not be completed this year or in the first quarter of next year as initially planned. The mega project's timeline has been extended by at least six months. Officials attributed the delay

Read more ...

Road Ministry Seeks ₹22 Lakh Cr for Highway Development

Road Ministry Seeks ₹22 Lakh Cr for Highway Development

The Road Transport and Highways Ministry has sought Cabinet approval for a ₹22 lakh crore investment in a highway development plan covering 30,600 km by 2031-32. The plan includes 18,000 km of expressways and high-speed corridors

Read more ...

NHSRCL Launches 130m Steel Bridge for Bullet Train Project

NHSRCL Launches 130m Steel Bridge for Bullet Train Project

National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited has launched another steel bridge of 130 m length over Delhi-Mumbai National Expressway near Vadodara in Gujarat for Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train project. This 3000 MT of steel bridge

Read more ...

458 Infrastructure Projects Face ₹5.71 Lakh Cr Cost Overrun

458 Infrastructure Projects Face ₹5.71 Lakh Cr Cost Overrun

According to a report by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI), 458 infrastructure projects in India, each with an investment of ₹150 crore or more, experienced a cost overrun exceeding ₹5.71 lakh crore

Read more ...

South Eastern Railway Awards ₹191.53 Cr Contract to RVNL

South Eastern Railway Awards ₹191.53 Cr Contract to RVNL

South Eastern Railway has awarded Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) a ₹191.53 crore contract. RVNL will handle the design, supply, installation, testing, and commissioning of a 132 KV traction substation and ancillary posts

Read more ...

Welspun Specialty Solutions Wins ₹117 Cr Contract from BHEL

Welspun Specialty Solutions Wins ₹117 Cr Contract from BHEL

Welspun Specialty Solutions (WSSL) has been declared the L1 bidder by Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL), Trichy, for supplying seamless stainless steel boiler tubes for the NTPC Talcher 2x660 MW supercritical thermal power project

Read more ...

ECL Launches India's First Underground Coal Gasification Project

ECL Launches India's First Underground Coal Gasification Project

Under the Ministry of Coal's strategic direction, Eastern Coalfields Limited (ECL) has initiated India's first pilot project for Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) at the Kasta coal block in Jamtara District, Jharkhand. This

Read more ...

Propel Industries Partners with Omega Crushing & Screening

Propel Industries Partners with Omega Crushing & Screening

Propel Industries, a leader in the Indian crushing and screening market, has formed a strategic partnership with Omega Crushing and Screening, a Northern Ireland-based pioneer in zero-emission mobile crushing and screening

Read more ...

Brahmaputra Infrastructure Secures Two-Lane Road Project in Tripura

Brahmaputra Infrastructure Secures Two-Lane Road Project in Tripura

Brahmaputra Infrastructure has signed an agreement with the National Highway & Infrastructure Development Corporation of India (NHIDCL) for a road project in Tripura. It involves the rehabilitation and upgrading of an 11.21 km

Read more ...

GR Infraprojects Completes Delhi-Vadodara Project

GR Infraprojects Completes Delhi-Vadodara Project

GR Infraprojects has received a completion certificate for the Delhi-Vadodara access-controlled greenfield alignment (NH-148N) (Package-12) under the Bharatmala Pariyojana. The project involved constructing an eight-lane carriageway

Read more ...

JK Tyre Launches Advanced Truck and Bus Radial Tyres

JK Tyre Launches Advanced Truck and Bus Radial Tyres

JK Tyre & Industries, a leader in Truck Bus Radial tyres, has launched a new range of advanced tyres for the transportation sector. The new variants include JETWAY JUM XM, JETWAY JUC XM, JETSTEEL JDC XD, and JETWAY JUXe for electric

Read more ...

GE Power India Secures ₹243 Cr Work Order from NTPC GE Power Services

GE Power India Secures ₹243 Cr Work Order from NTPC GE Power Services

GE Power India (GEPIL) has received a letter of intent (LoI) from NTPC GE Power Services (NGSL) for a work order valued at ₹243.46 crore. GEPIL will handle critical supplies, including design, engineering, testing, and commissioning

Read more ...

IIM Bangalore's RERI and Bangalore Apartments’ Federation Sign MoU

IIM Bangalore's RERI and Bangalore Apartments’ Federation Sign MoU

The Real Estate Research Initiative (RERI) at IIM Bangalore has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Bangalore Apartments’ Federation (BAF). This collaboration aims to benefit home buyers, homeowners, and resident

Read more ...

To get latest updates on whatsapp, Save +91 93545 87773 and send us a 'Saved' message
Click Here to Subscribe to Our eNewsletter.