CENTRE FOR URBANIZATION BUILDINGS AND ENVIRONMENT

Project Name :

Third Party Quality Assurance (TPQA) Service for Phase 1B & 1C Building Construction Works at Permanent Campus

Description :
Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Phase 1B & 1 C hostel construction at permanent campus of IIT, Jammu. The comprehensive scope includes review of Contractor's work plan, devising and implementing quality control measures and provide suggestions for corrective measures as may be required.

Project Profile
Name : Third Party Quality Assurance (TPQA) Service for Phase 1B & 1C Building Construction Works at Permanent Campus
Location : Jammu
Client : Indian Institute of Technology, Jammu
Role : B&C
Associates & Partners : -----
Description : Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Phase 1B & 1 C hostel construction at permanent campus of IIT, Jammu. The comprehensive scope includes review of Contractor's work plan, devising and implementing quality control measures and provide suggestions for corrective measures as may be required.
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Third Party Quality Assurance and Quality Control of JIPMER New Campus Works in Karaikal. Contract 1 & 2

Description :
CPWD is constructing the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research New Campus at Karaikal, Pondicherry. CUBE has been appointed to provide Third Party Quality Assurance Services for this prestigious project. Akin to all TPQA services projects, Q Scan application developed by CUBE is being deployed in this project for effective monitoring.

Project Profile
Name : Third Party Quality Assurance and Quality Control of JIPMER New Campus Works in Karaikal. Contract 1 & 2
Location : Karaikal
Client : Central Public Works Department
Vertical : B&C
Role : Third Party Quality Assurance
Associates & Partners : ----
Description : CPWD is constructing the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research New Campus at Karaikal, Pondicherry. CUBE has been appointed to provide Third Party Quality Assurance Services for this prestigious project. Akin to all TPQA services projects, Q Scan application developed by CUBE is being deployed in this project for effective monitoring.
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Third Party Quality Assurance & Quality Control Services for Amravati Green City

Description :
Third Party Quality Assurance & Quality Control Services provider for the entire infrastructure under construction at Amravati Green City.

Project Profile
Name : Third Party Quality Assurance & Quality Control Services for Amravati Green City
Location : Andhra Pradesh
Client : Amaravati Metropolitan Region Development Authority (AMRDA) formerly, Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA)
Vertical : B&C
Role : Third Party Quality Assurance
Associates & Partners : Kayram Builders, EPMCR & TUV India
Description : Third Party Quality Assurance & Quality Control Services provider for the entire infrastructure under construction at Amravati Green City.
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Affordable Rental Housing Complex for CPCL

Description :
Providing Design & Engineering Services as well as Project Management Consultancy Services for setting up of Affordable Rental Housing Complexes (ARHCs) under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana for CPCL. The project comprises of nearly 1080 dwelling units and is being designed with concepts of Arboritecture - combining nature and architecture to create a harmonious and dignified acommodation for workers.

Project Profile
Name : Affordable Rental Housing Complex for CPCL
Location : Chennai
Client : Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited
Vertical : B&C
Role : Design & Engineering, Project Management Consultancy
Associates & Partners : Metaphor Architects
Description : Providing Design & Engineering Services as well as Project Management Consultancy Services for setting up of Affordable Rental Housing Complexes (ARHCs) under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana for CPCL. The project comprises of nearly 1080 dwelling units and is being designed with concepts of Arboritecture - combining nature and architecture to create a harmonious and dignified acommodation for workers.
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Preparation of Comprehensive Water Security Plans of 25 Industial Parks

Description :
This prestigious project, entails a multidisciplinary approach for water resource management in SIPCOT Industrial parks. The vision for the project has 4 key tenets: Water Neutral / Water Positive Industrial Parks, Effective & Efficient Wastewater Reuse, Rejuvenation of Water Sources – Both Surface & Ground in the Park, more Industrial Accountability, Participatory Planning & Viable Solutions aiming at Adaptable, Vibrant & Resilient Industrial Communities

Project Profile
Name : Preparation of Comprehensive Water Security Plans of 25 Industial Parks
Location : Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Client : State Industries Promotion Corporation of Tamil Nadu
Vertical : E&S
Role : Technical Advisory & Consultancy
Associates & Partners : IIT Madras
Description : This prestigious project, entails a multidisciplinary approach for water resource management in SIPCOT Industrial parks. The vision for the project has 4 key tenets: Water Neutral / Water Positive Industrial Parks, Effective & Efficient Wastewater Reuse, Rejuvenation of Water Sources – Both Surface & Ground in the Park, more Industrial Accountability, Participatory Planning & Viable Solutions aiming at Adaptable, Vibrant & Resilient Industrial Communities
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Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Arulmigu Kasi Viswanathar Temple, Tenkasi

Description :
Detailed Distress Documentation & Mapping and Detailed Project Report for Priority Intervention Areas for Kasi Viswanathar Temple, Tenkasi

Project Profile
Name : Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Arulmigu Kasi Viswanathar Temple, Tenkasi
Location : Tenkasi, Tamil Nadu
Client : TNHR&CE
Vertical : UPT
Role : Technical Consultancy
Associates & Partners : PADGRO
Description : Detailed Distress Documentation & Mapping and Detailed Project Report for Priority Intervention Areas for Kasi Viswanathar Temple, Tenkasi
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A platform for integrated Urban Governance in Metropolitan Chennai: Developing Resilience Scenarios and Strategies through Simulation and Gaming - Phase 2 Workshop

Description :
To further the objectives of the first Phase of this project, the second phase is being planned. A workshop for relevant stakeholder departments will be planned to identify and arrive at the next steps.

Project Profile
Name : A platform for integrated Urban Governance in Metropolitan Chennai: Developing Resilience Scenarios and Strategies through Simulation and Gaming - Phase 2 Workshop
Location : Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Client : TNSLURB
Vertical : UPT
Role : Workshop, Stakeholder Consultation
Associates & Partners : IIT Madras
Description : To further the objectives of the first Phase of this project, the second phase is being planned. A workshop for relevant stakeholder departments will be planned to identify and arrive at the next steps.
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NICHE Industrial Eco Park Development, SIPCOT Irungattukottai

Description :
The SIPCOT Irungattukottai Industrial Park primarily comprises of Automobile Manufacturing Industries. The project has been conceived to develop areas along the periphery of the park, that provide spectacular views of surrounding ecosystem, wetlands and water bodies such as the Chembarambakkam Lake, Thandalam, Keevalur, Tanks. The development includes Boardwalks and Pathways enabling cycle and pedestrian movement while engaging the visitors with interspersed Themed Outdoor Display Galleries. These galleries will serve as Knowledge Dissemination areas to the General Public on replicable and scalable sustainability best practices to educate and inspire the onlookers.

Project Profile
Name : NICHE Industrial Eco Park Development, SIPCOT Irungattukottai
Location : Irungattukottai, Tamil Nadu
Client : SIPCOT
Vertical : UPT
Role : Technical Consultancy
Associates & Partner : Metaphor
Description : The SIPCOT Irungattukottai Industrial Park primarily comprises of Automobile Manufacturing Industries. The project has been conceived to develop areas along the periphery of the park, that provide spectacular views of surrounding ecosystem, wetlands and water bodies such as the Chembarambakkam Lake, Thandalam, Keevalur, Tanks. The development includes Boardwalks and Pathways enabling cycle and pedestrian movement while engaging the visitors with interspersed Themed Outdoor Display Galleries. These galleries will serve as Knowledge Dissemination areas to the General Public on replicable and scalable sustainability best practices to educate and inspire the onlookers.
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Environmental Upgradation and Provision of Sanitation Facilities & Drinking Water for Three Villages at Nagapattinam

Description :
The project involves provision of safe sanitation facilities, rejuvenation of water bodies, waste management, drinking water supply and distribution and development & improvement of community facilities as part of a consortium with IITM for CPCL's CSR Project - Village Adoption at Nagapattinam. Three villages namely, Vellapakkam, Gopurarajapuram & Panangudi have been adopted for this initiative.

Project Profile
Name : Environmental Upgradation and Provision of Sanitation Facilities & Drinking Water for Three Villages at Nagapattinam
Location : Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu
Client : Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited
Vertical : B&C
Role : Project Management Consultancy & Implementation Support
Associates & Partner : IIT Madras
Description : The project involves provision of safe sanitation facilities, rejuvenation of water bodies, waste management, drinking water supply and distribution and development & improvement of community facilities as part of a consortium with IITM for CPCL's CSR Project - Village Adoption at Nagapattinam. Three villages namely, Vellapakkam, Gopurarajapuram & Panangudi have been adopted for this initiative.
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Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Construction of Permanent Campus of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Tirupati

Description :

IISER at Jangalapalli Village, Yerpedu mandal, Andhra Pradesh is established by the Govt. of India under the Ministry of Education for imparting quality education in basic sciences and for setting up state-of-the-art research facilities. CUBE was appointed through an extensive and competitive bidding process to provide Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Construction of their Permanent Campus

Project Profile
Name : Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Construction of Permanent Campus of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Tirupati
Location : Tirupati
Client : Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Tirupati
Vertical : B&C
Role : Third Party Quality Assurance
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : IISER at Jangalapalli Village, Yerpedu mandal, Andhra Pradesh is established by the Govt. of India under the Ministry of Education for imparting quality education in basic sciences and for setting up state-of-the-art research facilities. CUBE was appointed through an extensive and competitive bidding process to provide Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Construction of their Permanent Campus.
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Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Drinking water facility work for IIT & IISER at Tirupati

Description :
Providing Third Party Quality Assurance Services for drinking water facility work for IIT Tirupati and IISER.

Project Profile
Location : Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Drinking water facility work for IIT & IISER at Tirupati
Location : Tirupati
Client : Indian Institute of technology, Tirupati & Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Tirupati
Vertical : B&C
Role : Third Party Quality Assurance
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : Providing Third Party Quality Assurance Services for drinking water facility work for IIT Tirupati and IISER.
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Technical Consultancy Services, Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL), Phase 1A Kochi Metro Project

Description :
Provide third party testing for materials in civil works for Phase 1A (Petta to SN Junction) of Kochi Metro Rail Project, including supervision of testing and preparation of reports on the tests performed.

Project Profile
Name : Technical Consultancy Services, Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL), Phase 1A Kochi Metro Project
Location : Kochi, Kerala
Client : Kochi Metro Rail Limited
Vertical : B&C
Role : Third Party Quality Assurance
Partners & Associates : ----
Associates & Partner : -----
Description : Provide third party testing for materials in civil works for Phase 1A (Petta to SN Junction) of Kochi Metro Rail Project, including supervision of testing and preparation of reports on the tests performed.
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Third Party Quality Assurance Service for Construction of Permanent Campus at Merlapaka village, Yerpedu Mandal, Chittoor Dist., A.P. Phase-1 (Stage-1)

Description :
Having gone through extensive competitive bidding process, CUBE has been appointed to provide Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Building Construction Works at Permanent Campus of IIT, Tirupati. The scope includes review of Contractor's work plan, devising and implementing quality control measures and method statements and provide suggestions, if any, for corrective measures.

Project Profile
Name : Third Party Quality Assurance Service for Construction of Permanent Campus at Merlapaka village, Yerpedu Mandal, Chittoor Dist., A.P. Phase-1 (Stage-1)
Location : Tirupati
Client : Indian Institute of Technology, Tirupati
Vertical : B&C
Role : Third Party Quality Assurance
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : Having gone through extensive competitive bidding process, CUBE has been appointed to provide Third Party Quality Assurance Services for Building Construction Works at Permanent Campus of IIT, Tirupati. The scope includes review of Contractor's work plan, devising and implementing quality control measures and method statements and provide suggestions, if any, for corrective measures.
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Structural Design validation for the command control centre under Nirbhaya scheme for MTC

Description :
Providing design vetting and validation services for the Command Control Centre under the Nirbhaya Scheme

Project Profile
Name : Structural Design validation for the command control centre under Nirbhaya scheme for MTC
Location : Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Client : MTC
Vertical : B&C
Role : Technical Consultancy
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : Providing design vetting and validation services for the Command Control Centre under the Nirbhaya Scheme
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Third Party Quality Assurance Light House Projects at Agartala (Tripura), Ranchi (Jharkhand), Indore (Madhya Pradesh), Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), Rajkot (Gujarat)

Description :
Through a competitive bidding process, IIT Madras has been appointed by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs to provide Third Party Quality Assurance Services for their flagship project of constructing affordable housing using innovating and new technologies approved by Building Materials And Technology Promotion Council [BMTPC]. CUBE is the execution arm for this prestigious project. The following six projects are being undertaken: 1. Indore, madhya Pradesh: Construction of 1024 DUs (S + 8 Floors) using Prefabricated Sandwich Panel System, 2. Rajkot, Gujarat: Construction of 1144 DUs (S + 13 Floors) using Monolithic Concrete Construction (Tunnel Form), 3. Chennai, Tamil Nadu: Construction of 1152 DUs (G + 5 Floors) using Precast Concrete Construction System, 4. Ranchi, Jharkhand: Construction of 1008 DUs (G + 8 Floors) using 3D Volumetric Precast Concrete Construction, 5. Agartala, Tripura: Construction of 1000 DUs (G + 6 Floors) using Light Gauge Steel Structural System, 6. Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh: Construction of 1040 DUs (G + 13 Floors) using Stay in Place Formwork System.

Project Profile
Name : Third Party Quality Assurance Light House Projects at Agartala (Tripura), Ranchi (Jharkhand), Indore (Madhya Pradesh), Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), Rajkot (Gujarat)
Location : ----
Client : Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs
Vertical : B&C
Services Rendered : Third Party Quality Assurance
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : Through a competitive bidding process, IIT Madras has been appointed by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs to provide Third Party Quality Assurance Services for their flagship project of constructing affordable housing using innovating and new technologies approved by Building Materials And Technology Promotion Council [BMTPC]. CUBE is the execution arm for this prestigious project. The following six projects are being undertaken: 1. Indore, madhya Pradesh: Construction of 1024 DUs (S + 8 Floors) using Prefabricated Sandwich Panel System, 2. Rajkot, Gujarat: Construction of 1144 DUs (S + 13 Floors) using Monolithic Concrete Construction (Tunnel Form), 3. Chennai, Tamil Nadu: Construction of 1152 DUs (G + 5 Floors) using Precast Concrete Construction System, 4. Ranchi, Jharkhand: Construction of 1008 DUs (G + 8 Floors) using 3D Volumetric Precast Concrete Construction, 5. Agartala, Tripura: Construction of 1000 DUs (G + 6 Floors) using Light Gauge Steel Structural System, 6. Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh: Construction of 1040 DUs (G + 13 Floors) using Stay in Place Formwork System.
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Consultancy for Feasibility Study and Detailed Project Report for Covering Of Open Drains at Air Force Station Tambaram

Description :
Open monsoon drains adjacent to the runways are planned to be covered so as to make the runway more conducive to safe landings. CUBE is providing expert consultation for the project.

Project Profile
Name : Consultancy for Feasibility Study and Detailed Project Report for Covering Of Open Drains at Air Force Station Tambaram
Location : Tambaram, Tamil Nadu
Client : Military Engineering Services
Vertical : E&S
Services Rendered : Technical Consultancy
Associates & Partner : SIWEC
Description : Open monsoon drains adjacent to the runways are planned to be covered so as to make the runway more conducive to safe landings. CUBE is providing expert consultation for the project.
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Design & Implementation of STP at Women's Industrial Park at Thirumuddivakkam

Description :
Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation (TANSIDCO) has approached CUBE for preparation of DPR and providing PMC Services for the design and construction of STP at Women’s Industrial Park, Thirumuddivakkam.

Project Profile
Name : Design & Implementation of STP at Women's Industrial Park at Thirumuddivakkam
Location : Thirumuddivakkam, Tamil Nadu
Client : Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation
Vertical : E&S
Role : Design & Engineering, Project Management Consultancy
Partners & Associates : Terrafirma
Description : Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation (TANSIDCO) has approached CUBE for preparation of DPR and providing PMC Services for the design and construction of STP at Women’s Industrial Park, Thirumuddivakkam.
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Design & Implementation of STP at Industrial Park, Chengarayi

Description :
Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation (TANSIDCO) has approached CUBE for preparation of DPR and providing PMC Services for the design and construction of STP at Women’s Industrial Park, Chengarayi.

Project Profile
Name : Design & Implementation of STP at Industrial Park, Chengarayi
Location : Chengarayi, Tamil Nadu
Client : Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation
Vertical : E&S
Services Rendered : Design & Engineering, Project Management Consultancy
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation (TANSIDCO) has approached CUBE for preparation of DPR and providing PMC Services for the design and construction of STP at Women’s Industrial Park, Chengarayi.
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Design & Implementation of STP at Industrial Park, Thandarai

Description :
Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation (TANSIDCO) has approached CUBE for preparation of DPR and providing PMC Services for the design and construction of 0.5 MLD STP at Integrated Textile Park, Thandarai.

Project Profile
Location : Thandarai, Tamil Nadu
Client : Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation
Vertical : E&S
Role : Design & Engineering, Project Management Consultancy
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : Design & Implementation of STP at Industrial Park, Thandarai
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Design & Implementation of STP at Integrated Textiles & Apparels Park, Punjaikalaikurichi, Karur

Description :
Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation (TANSIDCO) has approached CUBE for preparation of DPR and providing PMC Services for the design and construction of STP at Integrated Textile & Apparel Park, Punjaikalaikurichi,

Project Profile
Location : Punjaikalaikurichi, Karur, Tamil Nadu
Client : Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation
Vertical : E&S
Role : Design & Engineering, Project Management Consultancy
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation (TANSIDCO) has approached CUBE for preparation of DPR and providing PMC Services for the design and construction of STP at Integrated Textile & Apparel Park, Punjaikalaikurichi,
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Advisory Services for Water As Leverage Projects - Contract III

Description :
RVO (Netherlands Enterprise Agency) has appointed CUBE to an Advisor to progress the initiatives and proposals developed as part of the WaL project of the RVO in terms of value additions through government departments, grant funding etc.,

Project Profile
Name : Advisory Services for Water As Leverage Projects - Contract III
Location : ----
Client : RVO Nl (Netherlands Enterprise Agency)
Vertical : UPT
Role : Strategic Advisory
Associates & Partner : ----
Description : RVO (Netherlands Enterprise Agency) has appointed CUBE to an Advisor to progress the initiatives and proposals developed as part of the WaL project of the RVO in terms of value additions through government departments, grant funding etc.,
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Mega Streets Project - Package 5 - Velachery

Description :
Mega Streets Project of Greater Chennai Corporation focuses on detailed street network plan and detailed design for a total length of around 110 km of streets in various packages in Chennai. CUBE along with IBI Group has been awarded the Velachery Package comprising of a road length of 15.29 Km. It involves designing of complete streets - inclusive for all road users, focusing on NMT (Non Motorised Transport) by incorporating three aspects of design, namely, Livability, Mobility & Utility.

Project Profile
Name : Mega Streets Project - Package 5 - Velachery
Location : Velachery, Tamil Nadu
Client : GCC
Vertical : UPT
Role : Technical Consultancy
Associates & Partner : IBI Group
Description : Mega Streets Project of Greater Chennai Corporation focuses on detailed street network plan and detailed design for a total length of around 110 km of streets in various packages in Chennai. CUBE along with IBI Group has been awarded the Velachery Package comprising of a road length of 15.29 Km. It involves designing of complete streets - inclusive for all road users, focusing on NMT (Non Motorised Transport) by incorporating three aspects of design, namely, Livability, Mobility & Utility.
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Workshop for assessing current projects in Adyar Sub Basin for Preparation of Road Map & Technical Feasibility Report for Implementing Hybrid Rain Water Harvesting Systems in Adyar Sub Basin, Tamil Nadu

Description :
Adyar Sub Basin is deeply integrated into the City Fabric and is prone to flooding & waterlogging downstream and at the same time also comprises of areas of barren land upstream. This project aims at understanding the complexity of issues and identifying appropriate policy measures and prepare a road map for rainwater harvesting in this area based on specific zone characteristics. Proposal on the same has been submitted to Tamil Nadu State Land Use Research Board. A workshop is to be held to identify existing projects in the Sub Basin which can have cross linkage with the proposed projects.

Project Profile
Name : Workshop for assessing current projects in Adyar Sub Basin for Preparation of Road Map & Technical Feasibility Report for Implementing Hybrid Rain Water Harvesting Systems in Adyar Sub Basin, Tamil Nadu
Location : Tamil Nadu
Client : TNSLURB
Vertical : UPT
Role : Workshop, Stakeholder Consultation
Associates & Partner : NA
Description : Adyar Sub Basin is deeply integrated into the City Fabric and is prone to flooding & waterlogging downstream and at the same time also comprises of areas of barren land upstream. This project aims at understanding the complexity of issues and identifying appropriate policy measures and prepare a road map for rainwater harvesting in this area based on specific zone characteristics. Proposal on the same has been submitted to Tamil Nadu State Land Use Research Board. A workshop is to be held to identify existing projects in the Sub Basin which can have cross linkage with the proposed projects.)
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Engineering, Structural Assessment and Mitigation Strategies for Protection and Development of Naida Caves, Diu

Description :
The project involves a multidisciplinary approach to carry out the complex work of studying the cave hydrology, formations, structural details, materials & relevant protocols as well as the architectural and design interventions required for the project. The potential project benefits include economic, sociocultural and tourism potential enhancement through evolving the cave complex and surroundings into a sought-after destination

Project Profile
Name : Engineering, Structural Assessment and Mitigation Strategies for Protection and Development of Naida Caves, Diu
Location : Naida Caves, Diu
Client : Diu PWD
Vertical : UPT
Services Rendered : Technical Consultancy
Role : PADGRO
Description : The project involves a multidisciplinary approach to carry out the complex work of studying the cave hydrology, formations, structural details, materials & relevant protocols as well as the architectural and design interventions required for the project. The potential project benefits include economic, sociocultural and tourism potential enhancement through evolving the cave complex and surroundings into a sought-after destination
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Tamil Nadu State Industrial Water Poilcy

Description :
In Tamil Nadu, Policymakers have made substantive efforts to introduce policies that curb environmental impacts of industrialization. There is a growing recognition in the Country and the State that “Water” is a finite and precious resource with clear linkage to all the three development dimensions: Environmental, Economic, and Social. Undoubtedly, on this precious resource hinges, the industrial development agenda as well. Considering this, Department of Industries, GoTN has assigned CUBE to frame the State Industrial Water Policy.

Project Profile
Name : Tamil Nadu State Industrial Water Poilcy
Location : Tamil Nadu
Client : Industries Dept, GoTN
Vertical : E&S
Role : Policy Advisory
Associates & Partner : NA
Description : In Tamil Nadu, Policymakers have made substantive efforts to introduce policies that curb environmental impacts of industrialization. There is a growing recognition in the Country and the State that “Water” is a finite and precious resource with clear linkage to all the three development dimensions: Environmental, Economic, and Social. Undoubtedly, on this precious resource hinges, the industrial development agenda as well. Considering this, Department of Industries, GoTN has assigned CUBE to frame the State Industrial Water Policy.
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Preparation of flood inundation maps for a site area of 853 acres falling in villages of Manapakkam, Gerugambakkam, Kulapakkam and Tharapakkam located along Adyar River.

Description :
Unprecedented flooding in the adyar river in 2015 caused severe inundation in many areas on the both sides of Adyar river. Taking congnisance of the high inundation levels in the study area, Chennai Metropolitian Development Authority (CMDA) has appointed CUBE to carry out a study to prepare flood inundation maps for the study area to assist them in assigning appropriate land use and suggesting suitable site measures and building regulations.

Project Profile
Name : Preparation of flood inundation maps for a site area of 853 acres falling in villages of Manapakkam, Gerugambakkam, Kulapakkam and Tharapakkam located along Adyar River
Location : Tamil Nadu
Client : CMDA
Vertical : UPT
Role : Technical Consultancy
Partners & Associates : SIWEC
Description : Unprecedented flooding in the adyar river in 2015 caused severe inundation in many areas on the both sides of Adyar river. Taking congnisance of the high inundation levels in the study area, Chennai Metropolitian Development Authority (CMDA) has appointed CUBE to carry out a study to prepare flood inundation maps for the study area to assist them in assigning appropriate land use and suggesting suitable site measures and building regulations.
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Consultancy Assignment For Preparation Of A “Training Needs Assessment Study Report” For Conducting Capacity Building And Training Program (CBTP) For Various Urban Local Bodies In Tamil Nadu

Description :
This assessment study is aimed at strengthening Urban governance in Projet Development, Implementation, Operation & Maintenance. Support ULBs and officials involved in the implementation of KfW-SMIF TN sub-projects through detailed study and preparation of Training Gap and Needs Assessment Report, Capacity Building Plan with Implementation Road Map. The Study also involves preparation of terms of reference and relevant bid documents for selection of appropriate training agencies.

Project Profile
Name : Consultancy Assignment For Preparation Of A “Training Needs Assessment Study Report” For Conducting Capacity Building And Training Program (CBTP) For Various Urban Local Bodies In Tamil Nadu.
Location : Tamil Nadu
Client : TNUIFSL
Vertical : UPT
Role : Capacity Building
Associates & Partner : Athena Infonomics
Description : This assessment study is aimed at strengthening Urban governance in Projet Development, Implementation, Operation & Maintenance. Support ULBs and officials involved in the implementation of KfW-SMIF TN sub-projects through detailed study and preparation of Training Gap and Needs Assessment Report, Capacity Building Plan with Implementation Road Map. The Study also involves preparation of terms of reference and relevant bid documents for selection of appropriate training agencies.
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Third Party Quality Assurance and Quality Control for Projects in Amravati Green Capital City – Additional Scope

Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority - APCRDA is the nodal agency for the purpose of Planning, Co-ordination, Execution, Supervision, Financing, Funding and for Promoting and Securing the Planned Development of the Capital Region and Capital City Area for the State of Andhra Pradesh. APCRDA has appointed CUBE as a Third Party Quality Assurance Service Provider for Infrastructure Works.

Scope:
  • TP QA QC Services for buildings works including Bungalows for Ministers & Judges & Senior Officials, APCRDA Project office (G+1), Additional 6 floors with Precast Structural elements over APCRDA Project Office, Judicial Complex in G+2 Building, Judicial Complex (Phase-2) works, AGC Infrastructure works including Artificial water body, GAD Tower (G+49), Tower No. 1, 2, 3, 4, corresponding amenity areas & High Court building.
  • TP QA QC Services for Site development works which includes Roads, Bridges, SWD, Water Supply, Sewage Network, STP, Power Ducts, ICT Ducts, RE-USE.
Innovation & Technology:
  • Formats for reporting of TP QA QC issues have been developed and standardised.
  • Due to large scale of the Project, an inhouse App – Q SCAN has been developed for real time reporting of Non Conformities. The App has a capability of recording observations with photos, videos, documents, audio and location details and generate reports. The NCs can be classified priority wise and real time notifications can be generated. This has significantly impacted the quality of works on site.
Project Profile
Location : Amravati, Andhra Pradesh
Client : Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority
Vertical : Smart Cities
Services Rendered : Third Party Quality Assurance & Quality Control
Partners & Associates : KayRam Builders Engineering Projects Management and Consultancy Research
Date of Commencement : February 2019
Expected Date of Completion : December 2023
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Third Party Quality Assurance and Quality Control for Multi Storeyed Apartment Projects in Amravati Green Capital City

Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority - APCRDA is the nodal agency for the purpose of Planning, Co-ordination, Execution, Supervision, Financing, Funding and for Promoting and Securing the Planned Development of the Capital Region and Capital City Area for the State of Andhra Pradesh. APCRDA has appointed CUBE as a Third-Party Quality Assurance Service Provider for Building Works.

Scope:
  • Third-Party QA-QC services for three packages of High-rise Multi Storeyed Residential Apartment Complexes for AP MLAs, MLCs, All India Service Officers, Non-Gazetted Officers & Class IV Employees.
Innovation & Technology:
  • Formats for reporting of TP QA QC issues have been developed and standardised.
  • Due to large scale of the Project, an inhouse App – Q SCAN has been developed for real time reporting of Non Conformities. The App has a capability of recording observations with photos, videos, documents, audio and location details and generate reports. The NCs can be classified priority wise and real time notifications can be generated. This has significantly impacted the quality of works on site.
Project Profile
Location : Amravati, Andhra Pradesh
Client : Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority
Vertical : Smart Cities
Services Rendered : Third Party Quality Assurance & Quality Control
Partners & Associates : KayRam Builders Engineering Projects Management and Consultancy Research
Date of Commencement : July 2018
Expected Date of Completion : July 2020
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CPCL CSR Project - Village Adoption

CPCL through its CSR activities has adopted the Villages of Panangudi, Gopurajapuram and Vellapakkam. These CSR activities include provision of Safe Drinking water, better Sanitation conditions, Solar power, Waste treatment facilities and Development of Community Halls, School Infrastructure and Rejuvenation of Water Bodies.

Scope:
  • Construction of Household Toilets & Septic Tank
  • Rejuvenation of Ponds
  • Construction of Borewell
  • Laying of HDPE Pipelines for Water Supply
  • Installation of Submersible Pump and Accessories
  • Construction of Community Hall
  • School and Anganwadi Infrastructure
  • Construction of Compost Yard
  • Construction of Wastewater Treatment System and Drainage Pipelines
  • Household Rainwater Harvesting
Innovation & Technology:
  • Precast Household Toilets are being using Modular Prefabricated Members for the construction of cost-effective Household Toilets (IWC + Bath + Septic Tank Provisions).
  • Use of Precast Slab Pitching on Pond Bunds has improved the Storage of Water Bodies.
  • Constructed Wetland Water Treatment systems are planned for the treatment of Grey and Black Water.
  • Phyto-stabilization of Pond Bunds using Vetiver and Jute Mat are planned instead of Concrete slab lining making it greener, eco-friendly and to arrest the soil erosion.
Project Profile
Location : Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu
Client : Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited, IIT Madras
Vertical : Building & Construction
Services Rendered : Technical Advisory Project Management Consultancy
Partners & Associates : NA
Date of Commencement : January 2019
Expected Date of Completion : October 2020
Project Name:

Third Party Quality Assurance (TPQA) Service for Various Construction Works at Permanent Campus of Indian Institute of Technology, Jammu.

Indian Institute of Technology Jammu is being set up at Jagti, Nagrota, Jammu, has already set up its Phase 1A campus located in 25 Acres of land which is part of main campus to be set up in 409 Acres of land in Phases.

Phase 1B & 1C construction works for Transit housing and Hotel Extension costing around Rs 45 Cr have been awarded and work in progress. Hence, IIT Jammu wishes to have high quality of workmanship and finishes in Phases 1B and 1C. So, IIT Jammu empanelled CUBE for undertaking Third Party Quality Assurance (TPQA) for above works.

Scope:
  • To monitor that construction is carried out as per the drawing specifications, processes, sequencing, material and system integrity, performance and constructional integrity and quality control measures as mentioned at all stages of construction.
  • To inspect the site, generate reports and highlight areas of concern w.r.t quality of materials, workmanship, and finishing at all stages of construction
  • To achieve best quality and execution of work within prescribed time schedule.
Innovation & Technology:
  • Formats for reporting of TP QA issues have been developed and standardised.
  • Due to large scale of the Project, an inhouse App – Q SCAN has been deployed for real time reporting of Non-Conformities. The App has a capability of recording observations with photos, videos, documents, audio and location details and generate reports. The NCs can be classified priority wise and real time notifications can be generated. This has significantly impacted the quality of works on site..
Project Profile
Location : Nagrota, Jammu & Kashmir
Client : The Registrar, Indian Institute of Technology, Jammu
Vertical : Building & Construction
Services Rendered : Third Party Quality Assurance
Partners & Associates : NA
Date of Commencement : February 2020
Expected Date of Completion : August 2020
Project Name :

Third Party Quality Assurance and Quality Control of JIPMER New Campus Works in Karaikal - Construction of JIPMER Karaikal New Campus (Phase-I)

Central Public Works Department, CPWD (Government of India) is the executing the Construction of JIPMER New Campus at Karaikal, Pondicherry (Union Territory). Karaikal Central Division, CPWD had requested IIT Madras to take up the TP QA & QC works at JIPMER New Campus at Karaikal and IIT Madras has consented to extend the service through CUBE. CPWD has subsequently signed an MoA with CUBE to start the work in the month of August 2019.

Scope:
  • To provide Third Party Quality Assurance and Quality Control Service for the Construction of JIPMER Karaikal New Campus for a period of 12 months.
  • Audit the above project on all aspects of engineering related to QA/QC.
  • Report findings to CPWD Periodically and review the findings of previous visit concurrently.
Innovation & Technology:
  • Formats for reporting of TP QA QC issues have been developed and standardised.
  • Inhouse developed App – Q SCAN is being used for real time reporting of Non Conformities. The App has a capability of recording observations with photos, videos, documents, audio and location details and generate reports. The NCs can be classified priority wise and real time notifications can be generated. This has significantly impacted the quality of works on site.
Project Profile
Location : Karaikal, Tamil Nadu
Client : Central Public Works Department
Vertical : Buildings & Construction
Services Rendered : Quality Assurance & Quality Control
Partners & Associates : KayRam Builders
Date of Commencement : August 2019
Expected Date of Completion : July 2020
Project Name :

Development of Comprehensive Water Security Plan and Rejuvenation of Water Bodies for 25 SIPCOT Industrial Parks

State Industries Promotion Corporation of Tamil Nadu (SIPCOT) was established in the year 1971 to develop industrial growth in Tamil Nadu. Due to deficit in monsoon 2018 and 2019, SIPCOT is facing severe water shortage problem across all industrial parks. Accordingly, CUBE - Centre for Urbanisation, Buildings & Environment has been given an opportunity to carry out a Comprehensive study and provide Concept Project Report and Detailed Project Report to ensure ‘Water Security Plan’ for 25 industrial parks.

Scope:
  • The Water Security Plan [WSP] is drawn to mitigate the gap of Demand vs Supply considering the projected increase in demand till 2030, with the priority of Wastewater Reuse and Rainwater Harvesting and exploiting Groundwater extraction and Desalination in case of inescapable conditions.
  • Preparation of Detailed Project Report [DPR] incorporating complete Water Resource Management Model for 25 SIPCOT Industrial Parks, including the Wastewater Reuse, Rainwater and Storm Water Management, Water Bodies Rejuvenation and Design and Engineering in terms of infrastructure creation/ enhancement and its commercial implications.
Innovation & Technology:
  • In order to arrive at implementable and sustainable WSP, CUBE intends to collect needed information from all stakeholders in the Park through a secured Web application and providing details through a self-explanatory and interactive questionnaire.
  • Topography Survey is carried out with help of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for preparation of land use and land cover map, development of DEM, DSM and DTM.
  • CUBE will also carry out extensive field studies, including Bathymetry Survey for analysing the water bodies, Hydrogeology Survey and Geotechnical Survey for studying about the sub-surface soil conditions.
Project Profile
Location : Various parts of Tamil Nadu
Client : State Industries Promotion Corporation of Tamil Nadu [SIPCOT]
Vertical : Environment & Sustainability
Services Rendered : Detailed Project Report Project Management Consultancy
Partners & Associates : NA
Date of Commencement : February 2020
Expected Date of Completion : February 2022
Project Name :

Distress - Mapping & Analysis of Heritage Buildings – Nellaiappar Temple, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu

Owing to the significance of Nellaiappar Temple and its cultural impact on the city of Tirunelveli and subsequently entire state of Tamil Nadu and India, it is noteworthy not only for its aesthetic, technological and architectural values but also historical, cultural, religious and social values. The Temple is spread in 14 acres and has two main shrines, one dedicated to Lord Shiva as Nellaiappar and other to his consort Goddess Parvati as Kanthimathi Amman.

In cognizance of the value attributes of the Complex and taking into account its current condition due to rapidly changing urban dynamics, site hydrology, wear & tear as well as exposure to natural elements combined with inadequate maintenance provisions and certain incompatible interventions that have resulted in deterioration it is deemed necessary to take corrective and remedial actions. Consequently, Tamil Nadu Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department has initiated measures to prepare a Comprehensive Conservation Plan for the Temple Complex. Phase I comprises of preparation of Inception Report, mapping the present distresses in the Temple Complex and their probable causes.

Scope:
  • Analysis of site surrounds, land use and urban development and its correlation to the temple structure and hydrology. Qualitative assessment of relationship of distresses with the surrounding urban dynamics.
  • Preliminary Site Drainage Analysis and its relationship with distress.
  • Distress Mapping of the structures
  • Identification of Patterns in Distress and Damages and their correlations
  • Quantification and risk assessment of the distresses
  • Root Cause Analysis for distress and damages
  • Identification of key areas for intervention and further investigations.
Innovation & Technology:
  • Drone Survey was carried out to generate Ortho Plan, DTM, DSM & DEM and study terrace plan and drainage systems
  • Advanced measuring technologies like automated distometers were used to facilitate the making of measurement drawings
  • 360 degree views and zoom in facility to closely assess the distress remotely
Project Profile
Location : Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu
Client : TN HR&CE, TVS Group
Vertical : Urban Planning & Transportation
Services Rendered : Distress Mapping Condition Assessment
Partners & Associates : National Centre for Safety of Heritage Structures, IIT Madras
Date of Commencement : May 2019
Expected Date of Completion : February 2019
Project Name :

Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Arulmigu Kasi Vishwanathar Temple, Tenkasi, Tamil Nadu

Arulmigu Kasi Vishwanathar Temple at Tenkasi is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is constructed in Dravidian style of architecture. It is said to have been built in the 13th century by ruler Parakkirama Pandian with some later additions from the Nayaks of Madurai. The town of Tenkasi developed around this temple. The temple is built in an area of around five acres and is managed by Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department of Tamil Nadu

Scope:
  • Survey & Distress Mapping of Kasi Vishwanathar Temple
  • Carry out Detailed analysis of the survey and distress mapping report.
  • Ascertain whether the distress demands immediate intervention and further study to determine the root cause of the distress and suggest restoration methods.
Project Profile
Location : Tenkasi, Tamil Nadu
Client : Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department
Vertical : Urban Planning & Transportation
Services Rendered : Heritage Conservation
Partners & Associates : NA
Date of Commencement : January 2020
Expected Date of Completion : June 2020
Project Name :

DPR and PMC for Construction of Sewage Treatment Plant in SIDCO Industrial Estate at Chengarai in Thiruvallur.

Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation Limited (TANSIDCO) functions with the specific objective of playing catalytic role in the promotion and development of Small-Scale Industries. TANSIDCO has engaged CUBE to assist with identification of technology, preparation of Detailed Project Report & providing Project Management Services for Construction of an STP in SIDCO Industrial Park, Chengarai.

Scope:
  • To provide effective treatment technology for the sewage generated from the premises.
  • To provide detailed Design and Engineering solution for the construction of STP.
  • To assist in tendering and provide Project Management Consultancy till the implementation of the project.
Innovation & Technology:
  • Automated Sequential Batch Reaction technology is proposed for the treatment of sewage.
Project Profile
Location : Chengarai, Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu
Client : TANSIDCO
Vertical : Environment & Sustainability
Services Rendered : Detailed Project Report Project Management Consultancy
Partners & Associates : Terrafirma
Date of Commencement : June 2019
Expected Date of Completion : December 2020
Project Name :

Technical Advisory Services for Structural Audit for Housing Project at Kancheepuram

Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board (TNSCB) is developing 2112 dwelling units for the EWS category on Lumpsum Turnkey Design and Build basis at Kilkathirpur in Kancheepuram District over an area of 17 acres under PMAY – Housing for All (Urban) scheme. They are deploying Monolithic Aluminum Formwork technology for which they have sought technical advisory on the structural soundness.

Scope:
  • Technical Opinion & Advisory on the Structural Soundness of the Buildings.
Project Profile
Location : Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu
Client : Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board [TNSCB]
Vertical : Building & Construction
Services Rendered : Technology Advisory Structural Assessment
Partners & Associates : NA
Date of Commencement : January 2019
Expected Date of Completion : April 2020
Project Name :

Development of Smart Park - Technophile spaces as a Pilot Model at Irungattukottai Industrial Park

State Industries Promotion Corporation of Tamil Nadu (SIPCOT) was established in the year 1971 to develop industrial growth in Tamil Nadu. Due to deficit in monsoon 2018 and 2019, SIPCOT is facing severe water shortage problem across all industrial parks. Accordingly, CUBE - Centre for Urbanisation, Buildings & Environment has been given for development of Smart Park – Technophile Spaces at Irungattukottai Industrial Park.

Scope:
  • Exploitation of existing and new Park’s Spaces for Clean Energy generation.
  • Introduction of eco-friendly materials and bio-degradable Waste Management Systems
  • Evaluation of Soft and Hard Scaping required towards enhancing the blue-green lung Park’s Spaces.
Innovation & Technology:
  • Integrated Industrial Park Management System with Dashboards for Water, Wastewater, Power, Air Quality and Asset Management and establishment of Water Cell.
  • Implementation of Smart Fencing and upgradation of physical security.
  • Establishment of Water Cell
Project Profile
Location : Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Client : State Industries Promotion Corporation of Tamil Nadu [SIPCOT]
Vertical : Environment & Sustainability
Services Rendered : Detailed Project Report
Partners & Associates : NA
Date of Commencement : February 2020
Expected Date of Completion : February 2022
Project Name :

DPR vetting for Kakkalur and Thirumullaivoyil Sewage Treatment Plants, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Small Industries Development Corporation Limited (TANSIDCO), an undertaking of Government of Tamil Nadu, functions with the specific objective of playing catalytic role in the promotion and development of Small-Scale Industries. TANSIDCO has employed Centre for Urbanization, Buildings and Environment (CUBE) as a Consultant for vetting the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of 0.8 MLD Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) at SIDCO Industrial Estate, Kakkalur.

Scope:
  • The detailed vetting of STP process design.
  • Vetting of Civil & Structural designs of STP
Project Profile
Location : Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Client : TANSIDCO
Vertical : Environment & Sustainability
Services Rendered : Quality Assurance Services
Partners & Associates : IIT Madras
Date of Commencement : July 2020
Expected Date of Completion : February 2020
Project Name :

Chennai Urban Horticulture Initiative

CUBE has instituted Chennai Resilience Centre as one of its division fostered by the Atlantic Council of the United States, Inc., on behalf of its program Adrienne Arsht – Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center [AARFRC]. CRC aims to provide resilience solutions to the people of Chennai through phased implementation of the Chennai Resilience Strategy and by creating awareness on current urbanization challenges and to recover from shocks and stresses for a more resilient Chennai.

Scope:

Utilizing 1000s of acres of rooftops to scale-up vegetable gardening through a citywide strategy involving stakeholders such as Tamil Nadu State Horticulture Department, Chennai Corporation Schools operated and maintained by the Greater Chennai Corporation [GCC], Tamil Nadu Corporation for Development of Women, Self Help Groups, Residential Welfare Associations [RWAs] and other beneficiaries, in order to reduce heat exposure and temperature leading to co-benefits of increasing green cover, conserving water, reducing waste, promoting health and nutrition, generating livelihoods and building resilience.

  • Encouraging students in Corporation Schools to take up vegetable gardening and rooftop farming in order to promote a value-based education and supplement the Govt. of Tamil Nadu’s Nutritious Meal Program.
  • Supporting livelihood generation and skills development of vulnerable groups, particularly through the social empowerment of women.
  • Conducting training and awareness programs to educate citizens on the benefits of Urban Horticulture and associated practices such as composting, waste segregation, rainwater harvesting and encourage citizen participation in building Roof Top Vegetable Gardens in their premises.
  • Innovation & Technology:
  • Approach to tackle multiple solutions – urban heat, storm water management, food security, biodiversity, livelihood generation, waste segregation, promotion of urban horticulture among Chennai citizens through the CUHI.
  • An innovative scale up strategy to promote the CUHI throughout the city with model farms in all wards and 281 Corporation schools.
Project Profile
Location : Chennai
Client : Adrienne Arsht – Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center [AARFRC]
Vertical : Urban Planning & Transportation, Chennai Resilience Centre
Services Rendered : Integrated Project Delivery & Management, Strategic Partnerships
Partners & Associates : Global Resilience Cities Network [GRCN] & Okapi Research & Advisory Services
Date of Commencement : March 2020
Expected Date of Completion of Phase 1 : December 2020
     
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