To develop a road network of 24,569 km in Pune division comprising Pune, Satara, Sangli, Solapur and Kolhapur districts the Pune Divisional Commissionerate has sought Rs 2,500 crore from the Centre and the State governments. The commissionerate has also sought around Rs 800 crore for repair of roads.
Maharashtra government is all set to convert the present airstrip in Karad into a '2B runway' to handle midsize aircrafts. At present, the airstrip in Satara district can only handle small charter aircrafts,
In the next in a series of interviews with prominent engineers, Shubhangi Bidwe meets Jagannath S Jadhav, Chief Executive, BG Shirke Construction Technology Ltd. "I had a penchant for creativity and passion to build since childhood," says Jagannath S Jadhav, Chief Executive, BG Shirke Construction Technology Ltd.
In Maharashtra´s Satara district, Tata Power Renewable Energy is developing one of its largest photovoltaic based solar power plants with an installed capacity of 28.8 MW. The plant is expected to come up on 130 acre.