About Dholera SIR

About Dholera SIR2018-09-18T12:18:12+00:00

About Dholera SIR

DHOLERA SIR – Intelligent, Efficient, Connected And Robust Infrastructure A Very First Planned Smart City of India and Dream Project of Honorable Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi. Dholera SIR in Gujarat is Bigger than the Biggest and a New Gujarat within Gujarat.

In the world of real estate, Dholera is one of the great projects on which investors are looking for the investment. All those investors who want high returns on their investment are looking at this project as they are sure it will offer them huge profits in a short span of time. It is the small but beautiful city in Gujarat. It is also declared to be the first smart city in the nation. In the recent times, Dholera Investment Project has gained a lot of popularity among investors for their short term and long term investment. It is taken as the remarkable city which is consist of great technology, high-class designs, amazing infrastructure and excellent technology.

Dholera India’s First Smart city will be developed along 921 mile DMIC and more than 100 billion dollar will be spent by the Government. AECOM fortune 500 company has been given 30 million US dollar contract for full programme management for Dholera project. This will transform Indians Manufacturing and Service base by developing a number of smart, sustainable and industrial cities along with DMIC.

AECOM is a global provider of professional, technical and management support services to a broad range of markets including transportation facilities, Environmental, Energy, Water and Government. The senior vice president of AECOM Jagdish Salgaoka confirmed in a press conference that the assessment, environmental planning, master planning, preliminary designs all have been completed for Dholera. He further announced that major Tenders will be issued on December 2nd and the first contract for Roads and Underground utilities will be awarded by Dec 19 in a groundling ceremony by our honorable Prime minister Mr. Narendra Modi. Every Possible technology that is best in their area is being used like GIS,BIB,DESIGN ANALYSIS TECHNOLOGY and VISUALIZATION TECHNOLOGY. Focus is to maximize the output in order to fulfil the complex requirement of the project by implementing Right technology for the Right part of Infrastructure for Dholera SIR


For development of Dholera Sir, The Government of India (through DMIC Trust) and Government of Gujarat (through DSIRDA) formed Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) namely ‘Dholera Industrial City Development Ltd’ (DICDL) on Jan 28, 2016. The SPV comprises of 51% stake of Government of Gujarat through DSIRDA and 49% stake of Government of India through DMIC Trust.

DICDL has been formed with initial capital of Rs. 6000 crore out of which ~Rs. 900 crore has already been released by DMIC Trust against equity contribution for Activation Area work. The equity on part of Goverment of Gujarat through DSIRDA is in form of land, which is allocated to SPV DICDL. DMIC trust already approved the Activation trunk infrastructure project on INR 4400 Crores.

Salient Features

  • Total Area: 920 Sq. km.
  • Developable Area: 567.39 Sq. Km.
  • Well connected through existing road networks.
  • Minimal Relocation Cost as sparsely populated area.
  • Biggest Urban development in world.
  • Asia’s biggest International Cargo Airport in Dholera.
  • Target Population 2.0 million till Year 2040.
  • Target Employment 0.8 million till Year 2040.
  • World class infrastructure.
  • Gujarat Trade Center (Central Spine) Art of Design Biggest & Tallest Building in India.
  • Self-governed global center of economic activities.
  • Kalpasar DAM 27 KM – 8th Wonder of World (Total 64 KM Long Bridge DAM on Ocean, From Bhavnagar to Hansot Ocean DAM Length 35 KM).
  • Full potential for private sector participation.
  • To be linked with Ahmedabad city with metro rail system.
  • Proximity to sea port, Closeness to international airport.
  • Autonomy in operations.
  • Flexibility in decisions.
  • Single window clearance.
  • Dispute Resolution mechanism.
  • Eight core Industrial sectors.
  • A city with high quality infrastructure community & leisure service.
  • Three knowledge & IT Zones.
  • Six Central Business Districts.
  • Each & every final plot to get Road Access.
  • Road not Less than 12 meter width in Residential and 18 meter width in other zone.
  • More than 1300 km of Road Network.
  • International Infrastructure.
  • Delhi – Mumbai Industrial Corridor, first investment.
  • Near with Mega Cities, Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Bhavnagar.
  • Close to Petro Chemical & Petroleum Investment Region.

DHOLERA SIR DEVELOPMENT PLAN Dholera SIR, TP’s divided in different Zones such as Industrial, Residential, City Centre, Knowledge and IT Park, Solar Park, Public Facilities zone, Sports & Entertainment, High Access Corridor, Green Space and Agriculture etc. for development.



The Sanctioned Development Plan of Dholera Industrial City comprises of a total land area of 920sq.km out of which developable area is 567sq.km since 1/3 area falls within the Coastal Regulation Zone(CRZ) boundary where development is restricted and is as per the CRZ norms.Out of the 567sq.km the prime agriculture land is preserved and a total area of about 422sq.km is set out for urban development into 6 Town planning schemes and will be developed over 3 phases over a period of 30 years(2012-2042).

Since entire Development cannot be implemented in one go,phased approach has been adopted.The Phase I comprises an area of about 153sq.km constitutes TP1 & TP2 to be Operational by 2022,and Dholera’s Immediate Development Area of Aprox. 5600 acres Activation Area of 22.5sq.km will be Operational by 2019 which would act as catalyst for further investments and will provide a base for taking up development of further phases.

Dholera is in proximity with the coastal line. It is covered by water faces on three sides. on the east face by Gulf of Khambhat, on the north side by Bavaliari creek and on southern side by sonaria creek. strategically located, the Ahmedabad- Dholera industrial region lies within 100 Km from the Dedicated freight Corridor (DFC) in Southern Gujarat.

  • Mastar Plan – Halcrow (UK)
  • Project Mgmt Company AECOM (USA)
  • Infomation & Communication Technology- Wipro
  • T.P.Development (ROADS &STP )-L&T
  • ABCD Building -Cube Construction Engineering LTD

Dholera SIR received the INDIA GEOSPATIAL Excellence Award in 2016 for its prominent and unique application of GIS (Geographic Information Systems ), BIM ( Building Information Modeling) and SCADA (Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition) in urban Planning and delivering Smart City.

Dholere SIR India’s Largest greenfield city is planned with self – sustaining eco- system. According to IGBC, Dholera is the Only Single Largest project regisered with IGBC and accorded “Platinum” Certification which stands for Global Leadership in Green cities.