Modi's Dream Project - Dholera Smart City

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  1. Mikesingh

    Mikesingh Senior Member Senior Member

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    This project looks like a sci-fi city of the future! Check out the video below.

    Dholera SIR is among the eight industrial regions planned in the first phase of the DMIC project.

    The entire project covers an area of approximately 920 sq km and is a node strategically located near the industrial cities of Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Surat and Bhavnagar.

    Since the entire trunk infrastructure cannot be implemented in one go, a phased approach has been adopted for the project and an Activation Area of 22.5 sq km has been identified which would act as catalyst for further investments and will provide a base for taking up development of the remaining area.

    Monthly review meetings are being conducted at the highest level to ensure that the project issues are proactively addressed and the project completed ahead of schedule.



    PDC has not been mentioned. Completion probably by 2020-22.
     
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    3deffect Regular Member

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    yeh dream mein he rahega i think..any progress on this project yet?
     
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    Mikesingh Senior Member Senior Member

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    Phase I is under construction.
     
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    okay thnx hope its complete fast ..
     
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    Any latest pics available?
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    Let hope its get completed on Time and more of such city are made
     
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    Sakal Gharelu Ustad Detests Jholawalas Moderator

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    what happened to GIFT???????????????????
     
  10. Gessler

    Gessler Regular Member

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    Work's ongoing...only the 2 towers (GIFT 1&2) are usually noticed from the outside though.

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    Other buildings that are completed/under construction;

    GIFT WTC -
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    Brigade Tower u/c
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    District cooling center -
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    Automated waste-collection center -
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    Emergency response building -
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    Data center -
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    Power station -
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    Gessler Regular Member

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    The internal/underground work is also happening, although it doesn't receive much publicity.

    East Gate - provides entry from NH8
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    Utility tunnels
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    A bonus image of the two towers at night -
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    Sakal Gharelu Ustad Detests Jholawalas Moderator

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    @Gessler - thanks for the pics. Good job!
     
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    LordOfTheUnderworlds Regular Member

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    MMS government deserves credit for initiating DMIC.
     
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    Indx TechStyle Perfaarmance Naarmal Senior Member

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    I guess, he has the highest Like/Messages ratio among all members with 100+ messages. :p
     
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    Kshatriya87 Senior Member Senior Member

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    Request you all to please post pics from other smart city projects or at least their status here.
     
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    Indx TechStyle Perfaarmance Naarmal Senior Member

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    Nah!!
    I will create a separate thread for Smart City program next week.
     
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    ezsasa Senior Member Senior Member

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    GIFT city was supposed to be a base for currency trading like London and Dubai. That is where the real money is.

    I wonder what happened to that idea.
     
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    Indx TechStyle Perfaarmance Naarmal Senior Member

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    Already explained by @Gessler . :p
     
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    Indx TechStyle Perfaarmance Naarmal Senior Member

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    Keep collecting info.
    I created threads about Indian foreign aid and Laser Systems but I alone had to contribute.
    Your info will help in smart city thread. Let me collect some info also to create thread.
     
  21. Mikesingh

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    Amravati. How it would look like.....

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    Here's the video. See full...





    Pretty fancy stuff, what?
     
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