Tenders floated for solar water ATMs in Moradabad

Thu, 2021-03-18 20:41 -- SCC India Staff

A request for proposal has been floated by Moradabad Smart City for setting up 25 solar-based water automated teller machines (ATM) to provide safe drinking water in Moradabad, a city in Uttar Pradesh. Bidders must make an earnest money deposit for Rs 8,96,000. The last date for the submission of bids is March 16, 2021.

Delhi-based firm bags orders from State governments of Assam, Uttarakhand and Odisha

Thu, 2021-03-18 20:31 -- SCC India Staff

REPL, a Delhi-based infrastructure consultancy firm, has bagged three different orders from the State Governments of Odisha, Assam, and Uttarakhand. The company has received projects for architectural and engineering consultancy for Eklavya Model Residential Schools in Odisha, street vending plan in Assam and GIS-based master plan for Haldwani, Uttarakhand.

Shimla Municipal Corporation proposes monorail to benefit tourists, locals

Thu, 2021-03-18 20:20 -- SCC India Staff

Under the ‘Smart City Mission’, the Shimla Municipal Corporation will propose setting up a monorail service to attract more tourists, benefit local commuters, and increase the corporation’s income. Mayor Satya Kaundal announced this during the annual budget meeting of the corporation.

Andhra Pradesh readies blueprint to develop suburbs into smart cities

Thu, 2021-03-11 18:02 -- SCC India Staff

In a move that could spur development in urban areas, the Government of Andhra Pradesh has decided to develop suburban areas with required civic infrastructure. The Municipal Administration Department has readied a blueprint to make suburban areas into smart cities.

Smart city in Japan offers residents quake, privacy protection (Indian cities can take a cue)

Thu, 2021-03-11 17:52 -- SCC India Staff

Digital tools launched in a Japanese smart city that can send disaster alerts to safeguard residents are part of an optional technology push aiming to overcome social and economic challenges, while also allaying privacy fears.