Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for most of the commercial revenue contracts at Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport's new integrated Terminal II are likely to be issued in early 2012. RFPs for the facility, including duty free, specialty retail, food & beverage and advertising, are in the final stages of preparation.
Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority will soon be releasing Request For Proposal (RFP) for turning Bandra-Kurla Complex into a smart financial district. The United States will help in preparing RFP for the Smart BKC project.
Railways has finalized financial bidding of two big-ticket FDI proposals for setting up Marhora diesel locomotive plant and Madhepura electric locomotive plant in Bihar at a total cost of Rs 2,400 crore.
The roads sector continues to be the most action-packed in the infrastructure space. And, while it has been experiencing its own ´mode´ swings, a new set of contractors have emerged as significant players in the EPC space.
The third largest city in Tamil Nadu, Coimbatore is a major hub for textiles, industries, commerce, education, IT, healthcare and manufacturing. What´s more, this ´Manchester of South India´ is also referred to as the ´Pump City´ as it supplies nearly half of India's requirements of motors and pumps.
As I took over the reins of MbPT, my priority was cruise tourism. Here, MbPT reserved a dedicated berth for cruise and prepared new SOPs for various stakeholders. Owing to this, now, MbPT will receive 59 cruise ships, of which three have already arrived.