NEC India has won a smart city project deal from Saharanpur Smart City (SSCL).
NEC will be the master system integrator for the implementation of the Integrated Command and Control Centre & Smart Components in Saharanpur City, Uttar Pradesh. The project is expected to be completed by September 2021.
NEC India will also manage the operation and maintenance of the systems for a period of five years.
Smart Cities in India by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has identified Saharanpur from the 100 Smart Cities in India as a part of its Smart Cities Mission.
NEC India said the scope of the smart city project comprises of design, supply, installation, commissioning, testing and operations and management of pan city smart solutions. This also includes the setting up of an Integrated Command and Control Centre Integrated Traffic Management System, Environmental Sensors, E-Governance Kiosks, City GIS platforms, and more at locations designated by the Saharanpur Municipal Corporation (SMC).
“SSCL is striving to develop the physical, institutional, social and economic infrastructure, and significantly increase the quality of life of residents,” said Gyanendra Singh, CEO of Saharanpur Smart City.
“Our expertise in providing solutions to model safe and secure smart cities in India, will be the vantage point for NEC to ensure timely and seamless operations of the Saharanpur Smart City project,” Aalok Kumar, president and CEO of NEC Corporation India, said.
NEC India has implemented ICT projects in cities like Ahmedabad, Surat, Pune, Hubballi-Dharwad, Kalyan Dombivali and Gurugram.