Frequently Asked Questions Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is www.infrastructureindia.gov.in?

The database is a repository of infrastructure projects being implemented in India by various Government Departments and private sector companies. The database provides its users with key information on infrastructure projects including: Government infrastructure projects (PPP), Government infrastructure projects (Traditional Procurement) and Private Sector Infrastructure projects.    

2. What are the types of projects included in www.infrastructureindia.gov.in?

The database contains information about infrastructure projects in India. The infrastructure projects are included as per the following criteria:

a) Sector: The database is aligned to the harmonized list (as per notification of Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs vide Gazette No. 240, dated October 13, 2014) of infrastructure sectors. Infrastructure projects from following sectors are included in the database.

Sector

Sub Sector

Transport

Roads and Bridges

Ports (excluding captive)

Inland Waterways

Airports

Railway track, tunnel, viaducts, bridges

Urban public transport (excluding rolling stock)

Energy

Electricity Generation (Grid)

Renewable Energy (Grid)

Electricity Transmission

Oil pipelines

Oil/ gas/ LNG storage

Gas pipelines

City gas distribution

Communication

Telecommunication towers

Water and Sanitation

Solid Waste Management

 

Water Supply Pipelines

 

Water Treatment Plants

 

Sewage collection, treatment and disposal system

 

Irrigation (dams, channels, embankment, etc.)

 

Storm Water Drainage

Social and Commercial Infrastructure

Common Infrastructure for Industrial Parks, SEZs

 

Cold Chains

 

Hospitals*

 

Education Institutions*

 

Tourism*

* Only PPP infrastructure projects

b) Year: The database provides information on Government infrastructure projects (PPP) till date and Government infrastructure projects (Traditional Procurement) & Private sector infrastructure projects from 2012 onwards;

c) Value: The database captures information on projects with project cost more than INR 50 crores Government infrastructure projects (Traditional Procurement) and Private sector infrastructure projects; and projects with project cost more than INR 5 crores for Government infrastructure projects (PPP);

d) Status: The database includes infrastructure projects which are in “Pre-construction Stage”, “Under Construction”, “Operation and Maintenance Stage” (for PPP projects), or “Completed”.

3. What are the parameters that have been considered for providing information about infrastructure projects available on www.infrastructureindia.gov.in?
  • The database provides information on Government infrastructure projects (PPP) across 29 parameters as follows:

    Category

    Parameter

    General Information

    Project Name

     Project Brief

    Sector

    Sub Sector

    Project Capacity

    Location

    Type of PPP

    Status

    Nodal Authority

    Concession Duration (in months)

    Project Authority

    Project Concessionaire

    Bidding  Information

    Bid Parameter 

    Project  Timelines

    Concession Agreement Signing Date

    Financial Closure Date

    Appointed Date

    Construction Completion Date (as per Concession Agreement)

    Construction Completion Date (Actual)

    Date of Start of Commercial Operation (as per Concession Agreement)

    Date of Start of Commercial Operation (Actual)

    Concession End Date (as per Concession  Agreement)

    Revised end date of the concession, if any

    Concession End Date (Actual)

    Project  Costs

    Project Funding

    Type of Grant

    Project Cost (as per Concession Agreement), in Rs. Crore

    Project Cost (Revised), in Rs. Crore

    Project Cost (Actual), in Rs. Crore

    Others

    Any other information

     

  • The database provides information on Government Infrastructure projects (Traditional Procurement) across 17 parameters as follows:

    Category

    Parameter

    Category

    Parameter

    General Information

    Project Name

    Project Timelines

    Date of award of project

    Project Brief

    Date of Project Completion (as per Contract)

    Sector

    Date of Project Completion (Actual)

    Sub Sector

    Project Cost

    Project Cost (as per contract), in Rs. Crore

    Project Capacity

    Project Cost (Revised), in Rs. Crore

    Location

    Project Cost (Actual), in Rs. Crore

    Status

    Others

    Any other information

    Nodal Authority

    Project Authority

    Project Contractor

     

4. What is the source of data and status of updation?

The data has been collected using primary as well as secondary resources. The information on projects is based on data received from relevant Project Authorities and is being updated on a best endeavor basis.

 

5. What type of reports are available on www.infrastructureindia.gov.in?

The database contains mainly two types of reports:

Pre-defined Reports: These reports contain information on the broad parameters which includes General Information, Project Timelines and Project Costs, and then captures detailed information against all these parameters. The other parameters captured in these reports are Project Authority, Project Cost and Date of Award of the project.

Summary Reports: These reports provide concise information on state wise, sector wise, status wise and year wise projects. These reports contain the total number of projects and the total project cost for all the states, sectors, status and years.

User Defined Reports: These reports allow users to generate customized results by selecting the desired parameters (from the available options) for which the information is required. For example, the users may select the desired type of project, type of PPP, sector, location, status, etc. to generate desired customized reports.

6. Who all have access to the website www.infrastructureindia.gov.in?

The database is available as free access to all the users. For general browsing, there is no log-in required. Log-in privileges are available with certain officials and Government agencies for updating and monitoring the information on the database.

7. Whom to contact in case of any query / feedback?
MIS Expert
 
PPP Cell
Department of Economic Affairs,
Ministry of Finance
Tel.
:
+91 11 23095080
Fax
:
+91 11 23095150
Address
:
250C,North Block,New Delhi,110001
Deputy Director (PPP)
 
Department of Economic Affairs,
Ministry of Finance
Tel.
:
+91 11 23093404
Fax
:
+91 11 23095150
Address
:
251C,North Block,New Delhi,110001
For any query, please email us at  contact@infrastructureindia.gov.in.