France-based infrastructure solutions provider, Alstom hopes to cash in on the Indian government's focus on infrastructure and plans to step up investment in building manufacturing facilities in the country.
THDC India (THDCIL) plans to begin work on the third and final phase of the 2,400 MW Tehri multipurpose hydel project, which involves a dam through pumped storage plant scheme to generate 1,000 MW of power
As rising government debt looks to squeeze infrastructure spending, world’s leading cement makers Swiss group Holcim and France’s Lafarge expect the coming years to be tough in Europe and the United States.
India and the European Union are likely to sign an agreement on civil atomic energy which will facilitate the participation of India in the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) project in France.
India has plans to establish Asia´s first Ballistic Research Centre - Gujarat Forensic Science University (GFSU) in Gujarat. The centre will test bullet-proof armoured vehicles as big as trucks. Till now, the armoured vehicles from India were sent to countries such as the UK, US and France for testing.