The development and modernisation plans of Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) have received a boost, with the Shipping Ministry approving a Rs 1,200-crore investment to set up a dry dock to build LNG carrier ships.
The rail consulting firm Balaji Railroad Systems (BARSYL) had entered into an agreement with the Odisha Government in August this year to prepare a detailed project report (DPR) for the Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS) project.
Coal India´s subsidiary Mahanadi Coalfield Ltd´s (MCL) first 1,600 MW pithead thermal power project is expected to be ratified at the company´s next board meeting. Once cleared, it will be sent to reach the Coal India board (CIL) for approval.
The state has plans to spend Rs 8,000 crore through PSU Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Ltd for constructing extra high voltage sub-stations and transmission lines during the Twelfth Five-Year Plan period (2012-17).Also, an additional amount of Rs 1,500 crore will be spent for augmentation of transmission infrastructure.