Tata Projects has won the engineering, procurement and construction contract for the upcoming Noida International Airport. “Tata Projects will construct the terminal, runway, airside infrastructure, roads, utilities, landside facilities and other ancillary buildings at Noida International Airport,” said a statement.
Tata Projects’ work includes the new parliament building, the Mumbai trans-harbour link, multiple stretches of dedicated freight corridors, and metro rail lines across various cities including Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Lucknow, Ahmedabad and Chennai.
“With the award of this EPC contract, our project enters the next phase, which will witness a rapid increase in the pace of construction activities on site. Together with Tata Projects, we’re working to deliver a passenger terminal, runway, and other airport infrastructure with a capacity of 12 million passengers annually by 2024. We are aiming to enable, promote and strengthen all-inclusive sustainable development of the aviation ecosystem in India. Noida International Airport will bolster employment generation and economic growth in the state as well as the country,” said Christoph Schnellmann, chief executive officer, Yamuna International Airport.
Zurich Airport International won the bid in 2019 to develop the airport. It has got security clearance, finished signing of the concession agreement, selection of architects, launch of the brand identity, signing of the shareholder and state support agreements, approval on the masterplan and the development plan, financial closure with State Bank of India, selection of concessionaire to design, build and operate a fuel farm.