Baibhav Mishra of New Indian Express writes:
In a significant development for the Smart City SPV, the Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) signed contracts with Programme Management Consultants for two key developmental sectors on Monday. Egis India Consulting Engineers Pvt Limited, subsidiary of the France based firm Egis, signed a contract with BSCL, as Programme Management Consultant (PgMC) for the Are-based Development (ADP) Projects.
The value of the contract is Rs 26.80 Crores for a project duration of 4 years. Egis is the main infrastructure and engineering consultant for the projects to be implemented in the Town Centre district. The consultancy includes concept to commissioning of most of the infrastructure related projects under Bhubaneswar Smart city proposal.
Egis, one of the leading Engineering consultancy firm, with vast experience of executing projects across the world, will be deploying French experts in Urban and infrastructure sector in the initial, planning and designing phases of the projects.