India has challenging ground conditions in places like Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and the northern and eastern parts of the country, which are prone to landslides and difficult terrains.
The government’s standing finance committee (SFC) has recently approved 16 highway projects worth Rs 7,456.88 crore for 622 km in 11 states. Of these, two projects will be built in the hybrid annuity model (HAM), 13 in the EPC model and one on the build, operate and transfer (BOT) mode.
German Engineering Federation (VDMA) recently hosted the ´ECA Financing in India: Financing solutions for leveraging business opportunities´ in Mumbai. Gangavaram Port celebrates World Environment Day by initiating a massive green belt development programme to create awareness
In Varanasi, demolition drive to remove the demarcated portions of the buildings for four-laning work of Rathyatra-Bhullanpur road is likely to be started very soon. The administration has taken a decision to intensify the demolition drive to pave the way for the road widening.