CIPET

Upcoming Plastic Park in Mangaluru to host Karnataka’s third CIPET Center

Karnataka to get its third Central Institute of Plastics Engineering and Technology Center (CIPET) in the upcoming plastics park in Dakshina Kannada district, with the other two centers operating in Mysuru & Bengaluru.  The Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals under the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers has accorded the final approval for the setting up […]

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Railways to construct a new line between Chikkamagalur and Hadihalli

Indian Railways has initiated the process to construct the New Broad Gauge (BG) Railway Line between Chikkamagalur and Hadihalli  by inviting bids. Total length of the line is 9.105 KM running from Chainage 45.775M to Chainage 54.880M. In addition to the civil works, the scope of work includes Railway Electrification, Signal & Telecommunication works and […]

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Railways to Construct a Greenfield Railway Line between Shivamogga and Shikaripura

Under phase 1 of the proposed greenfield Shivamogga-Shikaripura-Ranebennur Rail Connectivity Project (89 KM), South Western Railways has released a tender (EPC) for the construction of a New Broad Gauge Railway Line between Shivamogga & Shikaripura. The works shall also include the Electrification, Signal & Telecommunications works and General Electrical Services between Koteganguru (Excluding) & Shikaripura […]

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Karnataka’s first LNG import terminal to come up at Mangaluru

Government of Karnataka partners with Singapore firm, LNG Alliance, for the development of Karnataka’s first LNG import terminal. New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT), a major state port in Mangalore, Karnataka signed a Cooperation Agreement with Singapore based LNG Alliance Pte Ltd to develop a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) import terminal with an initial capacity of […]

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Mangaluru to house Petronas Green Hydrogen Plant

The petrochemical giant Petronas Malaysia to invest Rs. 31200 Crores on a Green Hydrogen plant in Mangaluru. News in detail Karnataka has signed a MoU with Petronas Malaysia, a renewable giant, to facilitate their investment of Rs. 31,200 Crores for establishing a unit to make green Hydrogen plant in the Mangaluru district. This futuristic project […]

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Indian Navy to establish a full fledged Naval Air Station at Karwar

News in detail Civil works will be taken up at an approximate cost of INR 2870 Crore. The Indian Navy plans to establish a Naval Air Base at Karwar (Karnataka), located about 120 km south of Panjim, Goa.The Project is to be executed at the Karwar Naval Base which spans over a large geographical area […]

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Mysuru rail division to develop Coaching Depot at Koteganguru, Shivamogga

With a growing demand for rail connectivity to different parts of the country from Shivamogga city and a keen interest and follow-ups by Former CM B S Yedyurappa and MP, B Y Raghavendra to improve Air and Rail connectivity to Shivamogga city, the railways have decided to upgrade Koteganguru halt station (KGH) as a full-fledged […]

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Fast-growing cities like Mysuru, Mangaluru, Hubballi, Belagavi, Kalaburagi have to grow vertical to retain their edge

Synopsis The land is to be treated like a commodity exactly the way we treat water, electricity, fuel, oil, coal, food etc. Like every other commodity, the land is also scarce that needs to be optimally used. Cities in the 21st century need to use their land to the utmost efficiency to provide a HIGH […]

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Hubballi-Dharwad Bypass

RFP tender invited for upgradation of Hubballi-Dharwad bypass with six lane

National Highways Authority of India  (NHAI) has called an RFP tender for the improvement & upgradation of the existing two lane Hubballi-Dharwad bypass to six lanes to be executed through an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract. Bypass as a city road Hubballi-Dharwad Twin Cities – one of the designated smart cities in Karnataka, look […]

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Tecchren Batteries proposes to build a plant to make Lithium Ferro Phosphate batteries at Chamarajanagar

Tecchren Incorporated, is a USA based, privately owned Company founded and run by professionals from Asian, North American & European origin. It is in the business of making and distributing “Advanced Lithium Ferro Phosphate (LiFePO4) batteries” in collaboration with an European battery giant. To make batteries in India, they have formed an Indian subsidiary by […]

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KCM Appliances to Invest Rs 255 crores in Chamarajanagar

Chamarajanagar’s first Industrial Estate Established by KIADB continues to rake in Investments.  With improving infrastructure and connectivity to Chamarajanagar from Mysuru and Bengaluru, many manufacturing companies are showing interest in setting up their units in the district. Close on the heels of Grasim proposing a decorative paint plant worth Rs. 725 crore and colourtone textiles […]

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Colourtone Textiles Pvt. Ltd. to invest in Chamarajanagar District

Textiles – Fabric Processing unit to come up at a cost of Rs 270.95 crore Adding further to the industrialisation of Chamarajanagar, Colourtone Textiles Pvt. Ltd. a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary of First Steps Baby Wear Pvt. Ltd. proposes to establish a unit for “Textiles- Fabric Processing” with an investment of Rs. 270.95 crore. The unit shall […]

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Grasim Industries Ltd

Grasim Industries Limited to Invest Rs. 731.79 crore on a Decorative Paint Project at Chamarajanagar

Brief Introduction In the last few years the Mysuru region has seen investments in the chemical sector, and the investment mostly has been in the sectors like pharmaceuticals, decorative paints, fine-chemicals, perfumery, aromatics, Industrial & automotive lubricants, silk fabric dyes etc.  Some of the major industries who put their projects around Mysuru are  Jubilant Life […]

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Bidar Chamarajanagar Economic Corridor – Kalyana Patha Part 1

An expressway to prosperity Preface In our previous article we had talked about how using the locally available resources one can build a MODERN ECONOMIC CORRIDOR in the region that stretches from Chamarajanagar to Bidar, all along the Kalyana Patha expressway (E-way).  This article talks about the development of the towns and cities along the […]

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Bidar Chamarajanagar Kalyana Patha – An Expressway to Prosperity

Preface “This article is written to tell the world how an ordinary looking Bidar Chamarajanagar expressway – NH150A can bring prosperity to the region. If the projects we propose are implemented in totality, It can permanently transform the region for good. It has the potential to create lakhs of jobs for the youth in their […]

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Proposed Bidar – Srirangapatna Railway line to boost Industrial Activity

To boost industrial development across the state, the Karnataka government in its Industrial Policy 2020-2025 has included a proposal to build a railway corridor (Bidar – Srirangapatna Railway line). There is already an electrified railway track from Srirangapatna to Mysuru. The work on electrification of the track from Mysuru to Chamarajanagar will begin shortly. This […]

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