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Stakeholder Workshop for Kandla Smart Industrial Port City Site in Adipur

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Date: 29/04/2017
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Kandla Port Trust (KPT) intends to develop one of India’s first “Smart Industrial Port City (SIPC)” within Gandhidham - Kandla - Adipur Complex, spanning two sites of 1425 acres in total. The project is part of the ambitious “Sagar Mala” vision launched by Ministry of Shipping; Government of India which envisages promoting port based integrated development around major and non-major ports of India.

Kandla SIPC involves development of two sites; Site 1 in Adipur area includes development of well-planned smart urban township which includes development of Residential unitsfor LIG, MIG and HIG, Commercial complexes, Entertainment zones etc., in an area of 580 acre and Site 2 at Kandla includes development of modern industrial zone with Logistic facilities and dedicated Railway siding for catering to port based industrial clusters for Furniture based industries, Edible Oil Refinery units, Engineering units and Wind equipment manufacturing units in an area of 845 acre.

Master Plan of this project has been prepared by Tata Consulting Engineers (TCE). Further, KPT has appointed the consortium of 3TI Progetti S.p.A, Wadia Techno Engineering Services Ltd. and Jones Lang LaSalle Property Consultants India Pvt. Ltd as Programme Management Consultants (PMC), Louis Berger as Detailed Engineering & Design Consultants and PricewaterhouseCoopers Pvt Ltd as Marketing Consultants for this project. Application for Environmental clearance and Pricing strategy for Kandla SIPChave been submitted to Government of India and are at advanced stages for receiving approval.

KPT had organized a stakeholder workshop on 28th April, 2017 in Gandhidham with an objective topresentthe proposed development plan of Kandla SIPC Site 1 in Adipur area as well-planned smart urban township.

A presentation highlighting the development plan of Kandla SIPC Site 1 in Adipur area was made and queries around the same were addressed during the workshop. This presentation will be uploaded on the official website of Kandla SIPC ( and suggestions on the proposed development plan for Kandla SIPC site 1 in Adipur area are invited on the official email id -

The workshop was attended by Shri Ravi Parmar, IAS, Hon’ble Chairman, Kandla Port Trust, Shri Alok Singh, IRS,Deputy Chairman of Kandla Port Trust, Shri Madhukant J Shah, Chairman, Gandhidham Development Authority, Shri GitabenGanatra, Chairman, Gandhidham Nagarpalika and other key senior officials from KPT. Representatives from various Industry associations like Gandhidham Chamber of Commerce, Gandhidham Builders Association, Gandhidham Architects & Civil Engineers Association, Federation of Kutch Industries Association, Oil Tank Farm Association etc., attended this event.

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