TAMILNADU ROAD INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

Tamil Nadu Road Infrastructure Development Corporation
(A Government of Tamilnadu Undertaking)
Registered under section 25 of Companies Act 1956.
Year of Incorporation:2005

Registered Office:

4th Floor, L.L.A. Building, 735, Anna salai, Chennai -600 002.
Phone 044-28520000, 044-28543333
Email: ridc2005@yahoo.co.in

Functions:

  • Providing Road Infrastucture facilities for Oragadam Industrial Corridor

Activities of the wing:

Details of Projects in Progress

Oragadam Industrial Corridor Project Phase-I:

There were speedy developments of industries in and around Oragadam in Kancheepuram District. In order to encourage development of industries and to attract further industrial growth, Government initiated action to develop the road infrastructure facilities during the year 2005-06 at an estimated cost of Rs.300 Crore, and the scheme is under implementation with the revised estimated cost of Rs.462.42 Crore.

The following works were taken up for implementation in the first phase:

  • Singaperumalkoil - Sriperumpudur road (SH-57) (24.00 km) – Widening the road from single lane to four lane with centre median.
  • Vandalur – Wallajabad road (SH-48) (33.40 km) – Widening the road from two lane to four lane with centre median.
  • Construction of a Grade Separator at Oragadam junction on the Vandalur-Wallajabad road.

These four laning road works were taken up in four packages as indicated

i From Singaperumalkoil to Oragadam 12.00 km
ii From Oragadam to Sriperumpudur  (Including formation of Bypass to Ponthur village for a length of 2.39 km) 12.00 km
iii From Vandalur to Oragadam 16.60 km
iv From Oragadam to Wallajabad 16.80 km
  Total 57.40 km

  • Out of 57.40 km of the project corridor 44.60 km have been completed.
  • Out of the 44.60 km, 32.16 km have been handed over to Highways, Construction & Maintenance wing on 07.11.2013 for further maintenance.
  • For a length of 3.8 km work is in progress and for a length of 5 km, forest clearance obtained.
  • For a length of 4 km Land Acquisition has to be completed and action is being taken to complete the Land Acquisition at the earliest.
  • The work of construction of Grade separator has been completed on Right Hand Side and opened for traffic and the Left Hand Side work will be completed by September 2014.
  • An expenditure of Rs.382.25 Crores has been incurred so far towards works and land acquisition

Oragadam Industrial Corridor Project Phase-II:

  • The Government have entrusted the second phase work of “Widening the stretch from 12/600 to 24/600 of Singaperumalkoil to Sriperumpudur road from 4 lane to 6 lane” at an estimated cost of Rs.86.65 Crores. The work is in progress.
  • An expenditure of Rs.28.32 Crores has been incurred so far.

The project is proposed to be completed by July 2015.