SEARCH IN BRIEF

 
New Dholera airport

A new airport in Dholera SIR is required to cope with the highest annual growth in traffic at Ahmedabad airport and to absorb the future growth of this special investment region. It is predicted that this airport will be a world class international airport and also serve the adjoining cities Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar, Vadodara, Anand, Nadiyad and Rajkot. Road and rail infrastructure will be required to serve the new airport.

The state Government has apparently already purchased 1700 hectares of land suitable for such a project but there are other suitable sites being considered including at Navagam which is about 20 km south west of the proposed Dholera SIR site.

The Dholera airport project would be developed as joint venture project having equity partnership of AAI and state or it can be a BOT model with 100 % equity ownership by developer. The Greenfield Airport policy clearly states that any Greenfield airport should be undertaken in PPP mode.

See the WAN Business Information homepage for more information.

IN BRIEF
Thursday 05 April 2012
WAN Awards Judge in the news
Tue 30 Aug 2016
Arup promotes John Karn to Principal
Tue 23 Aug 2016
London gets a new night tube service
Thu 18 Aug 2016
Finsbury Leisure Centre Design Competition: Winner announced
Tue 16 Aug 2016
Sydney Opera House to be upgraded
Fri 12 Aug 2016
Royal College of Art and Malcolm Reading Consultants announce Battersea South Architect shortlist
Thu 11 Aug 2016
Gary Neville unveils his £200 million vision for Manchester city centre
Fri 29 Jul 2016
British engineers Eckersley O’Callaghan invest in French practice
Thu 28 Jul 2016