Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, and Bentley Systems, the leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, have announced a strategic partnership through which they will offer a complete solution to create and operate digital twins on behalf of industry and infrastructure asset owners.
The consortium of TRIL Urban Transport (a Tata Group Company), and Siemens Project Ventures GmbH (subsidiary of Siemens Financial Services), has been awarded the contract by the Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority to develop the metro corridor from Hinjewadi to Shivajinagar.
The Pune Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (PMRDA) has reportedly announced that private companies that are likely to carry out the construction of the metro line between Hinjewadi and Shivajinagar will need to submit the proposed final project reports by April 27.
Siemens has chosen Italy's Ferretto Group's innovative solutions for its Goa factory. It has selected the Vertimag EF vertical automatic storage system, a system that makes it possible to reduce the size of the storage area as well as to optimise picking times and inventory management.
Scarce water resources, rapid industrialisation, extensive agriculture and enormous waste volumes pose a great challenge to the country. IFAT India 2017, India's leading trade fair for water, sewage, reuse and recycling, was held at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre in Mumbai from September 26-28, 2017.
In a massive infrastructure boost to Gujarat, the Indian mass-transit operator Metro Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Company has awarded an order of approximately Rs 579 crore (Euro 76.04 million) to the consortium of Siemens India and Siemens AG, Germany, for electrification of the 39.2-km Metro Express Link in Ahmedabad.
The Central Government recently approved the Hinjewadi-Shivajinagar Metro corridor on public private partnership basis and sanctioned Rs 1,300 crore as a part of the viability gap funding. The 23.3-km-long Hinjewadi-Shivajinagar stretch would be the third metro corridor in the city and is expected to cost Rs 8,313 crore.