Dholera, located about 100 km south-west of Ahmedabad, Gujarat’s largest city, is an ideal location for large-scale manufacturing with big, flat parcels of land, clear land titles and accompanied by best-in-class infrastructure.
It is well-suited for industries that require and value, “plug and play infrastructure”; industries that require an eco-system like defence, auto companies that require vendor parks, or capital goods that require efficient external infrastructure to move their cargo. It is all getting ready for you at Dholera. “Plug & Play” infrastructure, that is, infrastructure at your door step, is being implemented by renowned private engineering companies. It includes a well-planned, complete utility infrastructure system for Powerat various levels including solar and wind. Water management includes pure water, recycling of waste water and its distribution, PNG, solid waste collection and disposal systems, 2-6 lane roads with walk-ways for pedestrians, street lighting and furniture, Smart-ICT network and so on.
An efficient transportation system and an access-controlled expressway corridor including a Metro rail, will bring Dholera in close proximity of Ahmedabad and also turn it into a developed location. It is well connected to airports, sea ports and rail terminal for excellent movement of men and material.
Dholera will ensure availability of skills for businesses with efficient transportation, reducing travel time with Ahmedabad. Skilling centres and institutes for higher education within Dholera will also make skilled manpower available. All government of Gujarat incentive schemes are applicable and businesses at Dholera will benefit from these.
Dholera, with its well-planned social infrastructure, will provide a higher quality of life for its residents, including development of neighbouring and community amenities like green spaces, play grounds, shopping, a walk to work culture, aesthetics, including a large water body, etc. permitting its residents to enjoy a good work-life balance. Social infrastructure will fulfil the living, learning recreational and healthcare needs of its residents and will still provide speedy and efficient movement of people between Dholera and Ahmedabad which has a population of 7 million people.
Dholera has on offer a location and infrastructure that will ensure establishment of efficient and profitable businesses. DICDL has initiated development of a fully master planned, smart industrial city on an initial area of 5,600 acres and is gearing up for operationalising India’s largest Greenfield development within the Dholera Special Investment Region. Dholera, India’s best city in the making, awaits you to “Make in Dholera”.
airport at dholera
Putting the Dholera International Airport project on fast-track, the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) has given its in-principle approval to the Greenfield Project. This project was accorded environment clearance by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, in December 2015.
Before this, the Ministry of Defence and Civil Aviation have already issued the “No Objection Certificate” (NOC) and site clearance for the construction of the airport at Dholera. This project will provide fast connectivity for the Dholera Special Investment Region and lead to better air connectivity of the region with the rest of the state and country. The project will be developed on a PPP model.