The Chandigarh Administration has at last chosen AECOM to set up the overhauled Smart City proposition for Chandigarh, for which the expert will charge around Rs40 lakh. AECOM, which has as of now commenced the activity, has been given a time of five weeks to present the task to the Chandigarh Administration, two weeks before giving it over to the Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD), in the wake of evaluating it in subtle element.
According to data, security, activity blockage, and environment, would be the key fragments in the arrangement. AECON has as of now begun accepting information, data, and other required material from different offices to set up the reconsidered arrangement as quickly as time permits. “We have given the work to AECOM, and requesting that they present the overhauled arrangement before the end of March, two weeks before submitting it to MoUD. The specialist has four to five specialists, and other bolster staff to set up the arrangement. I have held a brief meeting with them in such manner. Since we have as of now got cash for this from the focal government, that is not an issue,” said Anurag Agarwal, UT’s home secretary.
Sources in the Chandigarh Administration uncovered that while setting up the point by point updated arrangement, the recently delegated advisor will essentially take a gander at rectifying the peculiarities in the prior undertaking arrangement, because of which the city couldn’t figure in the main rundown of 20 shrewd urban communities. “Subsequent to the reconsidered arrange needs more top to bottom information and data in every one of the fragments, diverse offices have been requested that give minute subtle elements to the advisor to fill every one of the crevices,” said a senior UT official.
AECOM had before arranged activities for Ludhiana and Vishakhapatnam, both of whom were chosen in the main rundown of 20 savvy urban areas. UT had shortlisted eight advisors whose urban areas were chosen, and called three of them to give a presentation. At last, AECOM was chosen to set up the city’s updated arrangement for Smart City Project, after the Chandigarh Administration experienced its presentation.