Noida International Airport Selects TATA Projects Ltd as EPC Contractor


Mumbai, India, June 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Yamuna International Airport Private Limited (YIAPL) has selected TATA Projects Ltd. to undertake the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) of Noida International Airport (NIA). The firm was selected from three shortlisted teams with demonstrated experience in the design, procurement and construction of large infrastructure projects. TATA Projects will construct the terminal, runway, airside infrastructure, roads, utilities, landside facilities and other ancillary buildings at Noida International Airport. TATA Projects has extensive experience in building efficient infrastructure and some of their outstanding works include the new Parliament Building, the Mumbai Trans-Port Link, several sections of dedicated freight corridors and metro lines in various cities, notably Bombay, Pune, delhiLucknow, Ahmedabad and Chennai.

Noida International Airport will combine Indian culture and hospitality with Swiss technology and efficiency to develop a modern and user-friendly design, inspired by India. The passenger terminal will encompass parameters such as short and efficient passenger flows, digital services and a commitment to minimizing environmental impact. NIA will be a digital airport in Indiaenabling contactless travel and personalized services for families/seniors and business travellers.

Mr. Christoph SchnellmannCEO of Yamuna International Airport Private Limited, said, “We are delighted to partner with TATA Projects for the engineering, procurement and construction works at Noida International Airport. With the award of this EPC contract, our project is entering the next phase, which will see a rapid increase in the pace of construction activities on In collaboration with TATA Projects, we are working on the delivery of a passenger terminal, runway and other airport infrastructure with a capacity of 12 million passengers per year, ‘by 2024. We aim to enable, promote and enhance sustainable development development of the aviation ecosystem in India. Noida International Airport will spur job creation and economic growth in the state as well as the country. »

Mr. Vinayak PaiCEO & Designated MD, TATA Projects Ltdsaid, “We are proud to be awarded the EPC works for Noida International Airport to Jewar. TATA Projects will work closely with YIAPL to deliver india the most advanced and environmentally friendly airport on time. We will deploy the latest technologies in its construction, while meeting the highest standards of quality, safety and durability.”

The Noida International Airport Passenger Terminal has an efficient layout, a compelling design language, multiple high quality areas spaced with lush greenery, and a balanced concept for energy savings and a tangible sense of sustainability. The design complements customer comfort with durability and timeless design with flexibility for future needs.

NIA’s design revolves around sustainability and it will be india first net zero emissions airport. The airport will be designed and developed keeping in mind the requirements of green infrastructure such as IGBC certified buildings, rainwater harvesting, sewage treatment plant without liquid discharge, waste management facility, among others.

Inspired by India, it will feature design elements that are not only synonymous with local architecture, but also contribute to sustainable operations. For example, the terminal’s landscaped central courtyard will provide natural light and ventilation reducing energy costs and carbon footprint. Campus landscaping is designed not only for aesthetic purposes, but also for utilitarian value.

Other local design elements include flights of steps on the terminal forecourt, like the famous ghats of Varanasi and Haridwar, welcoming and bringing people together. Offering the look and feel of a haveli, the courtyard will allow fresh air and sunlight to enter the terminal building. Inspired by the major rivers of the region, a white, translucent and wavy roof will give the effect of a flowing river. The passenger terminal will feature intricate ornamental lattice screens, inspired by Indian architecture. Noida International Airport will feature a grand entrance into the state of Uttar Pradesh.

Zurich Airport International AG won the tender in 2019 to develop the airport and has taken various steps towards the development of the airport to date. These include security clearance, signing of the concession contract, selection of architects, launch of the brand identity, signing of shareholding and corporate support agreements. Status, approval of master plan and layout plan, financial close with SBI, selection of concessionaire to design, build and operate a fuel farm and with AAI for CNS-ATM services at the airport . The concession period officially started from October 1, 2021. Following the groundbreaking ceremony by Honorable Prime Minister Modi in November 2021, the preparation of the EPC activities had been launched with earthworks and construction of the boundaries on the site. With the closing of the EPC contract, the first phase of the airport is on track to be delivered within three years of the start of the concession period.

About Yamuna International Airport Private Limited

YIAPL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Zurich Airport International AG, which was incorporated as a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) to develop the new site of Noida International Airport in Jewar. The Government of Uttar Pradesh signed the concession agreement with Yamuna International Airport Private Limited (YIAPL) on October 7, 2020, to begin the development of Noida International Airport (NIA) at Jewar. The company will be responsible for implementing the public-private partnership project with the Government of Uttar Pradesh, New Okhla Industrial Development Authority and Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority.

About TATA Limited projects

TATA Projects is one of the fastest growing and most admired infrastructure companies in the world. India. It has expertise in the execution of large complex urban and industrial infrastructure projects.

The company provides end-to-end turnkey solutions for the construction of commercial and township buildings, data centers and airports, power plants, power transmission and distribution systems, oil refineries and gas, chemical processing plants, water and wastewater management solutions, comprehensive mining and metals purification offerings and fully integrated road, rail and metro lines.

He is currently executing some of the most prestigious projects across India such as the New Parliament Building, the Mumbai Trans-Port Link, several sections of dedicated freight corridors and metro lines in several cities such as Bombay, Pune, delhiLucknow, Ahmedabad, and Chennai. He also built the Prayagraj airport terminal in a record time of 11 months.

The company is committed to delivering projects on time, using world-class project management techniques and has uncompromising standards for safety and durability.




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