GMR awards toll project contract to Allied Digital

June 18th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Allied Digital Services Ltd (ADSL), an IT infrastructure management services provider, has bagged a Rs.200 million contract for implementation of toll collection and traffic control solution from leading developer GMR Projects Pvt. Ltd. GMR has contract of developing four national highway awarded by the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) that includes the Ambala-Chandigarh Expressway, Jadcherala Expressway, Pochampally Expressway and GMR Ulundurpet Expressway.

ADSL will implement and manage IT infrastructure, intelligent video surveillance, unified communication, automated access traffic controls, and optical scanners for vehicle classification for all the four location, which will be completed by the end of this year.

“Infrastructure companies are showing great interest in IT players to provide infrastructure solutions for their growing business needs,” ADSL chairman and managing director Nitin Shah said. “In India, the toll market plays a significant role in this sector and is expected to grow substantially, especially in the light of road projects.”

“The toll market appears very attractive in terms of sheer size and growth potential for the IT industry. It will undoubtedly be a booming business over the next 10 years”, he added.

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