Amaravati is being developed as a greenfield capital city (217 sq. km.) for the State of Andhra Pradesh. An authority, APCRDA, is formed under APCRDA Act 2014 for this purpose. APCRDA notified the Master Plan for Amaravati in Feb 2016.
A proposal, along with draft contract agreements, for development of 6.84 sq. Km. of startup area was submitted by Singaporean consortium of Ascendas-Singbridge Pte. Ltd. and Sembcorp Development Ltd. under the Swiss Challenge approach as per APIDE Act, 2001. The same has been finalized and approved by the Government of Andhra Pradesh vide G.O. Ms. No. 170 dated 04.07.2016. APCRDA invites competing counter proposals, through International Competitive Bidding, from eligible prospective bidders for selection as Master Developer for the above mentioned start-up Area.
The RFP document along with Singapore Consortium’s Proposal and Draft Contract Agreements may be accessed from www.apeprocurement.gov.in starting 15:00 hrs (IST) on 18-Jul-2016 subject to the terms set out therein. Bids are required to be submitted on the same portal. The last date for submission of bids is 15:00 Hrs (IST) on 01-Sep-2016.