KBR Infratech Receives Order From MSME To Construct Technology Centre In Puducherry
Ministry of MSME has launched a Programme titled “Technology Centre Systems Programme (TCSP)”. The programme envisages establishment of 15 new Technology Centres (TCs) and upgradation of existing 18 TCs (Autonomous Bodies) under the Ministry, at an estimated cost of INR 22000 million including World Bank funding of USD 200 million. The existing TCs have been extending technological support, apart from providing skilled manpower to industries, especially MSMEs for the past few decades. Present Programme would enhance the access to the cutting edge technologies and skilled manpower by the industries, thereby making them globally competitive.
One of the 15 new Technology Centres is being set up at 21-Pillaichavady Revenue Village, Oulgaret Taluk at RS. No. 170/2 pt, Kalapet in Puducherry. The estimated cost for setting up of Centre is INR 1215.7 million. The Centre after being set up will provide high end training and the no of trainees to be trained in a year is expected to be approximately 6000 in the fifth year of operation The Technology Centre will have facilities for design, development and fabrication of tooling for general engineering industry and also for electronic sector in the region. It is expected that after setting up of the Technology Centre, the industry in the region will be highly beneficial and workforce will be getting contemporary training. The Technology Centre will also provide consultancy and incubation services to the local industry.
The construction process for the TC building has been initiated. M/s KBR Infratech Ltd. has been awarded the work for construction of the building for an area of 10363.91 sq. meters. The Tata Consulting Engineers are the construction management consultant.
- Issued By:GOVERNMENT OF INDIA, MINISTRY OF MICRO, SMALL & MEDIUM ENTERPRISES
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- Region:Southern India
- Value:INR 1215.7 Million
- Published On:2017-03-20