Nicolas Jachiet, Chairman & CEO of Egis feels confident about the future of Egis in India
Nicolas Jachiet, Chairman & CEO of Egis, announced in a press meet in Delhi his satisfaction with the performance of Egis in India and his confidence about the future of the Group in the country.
“Egis is present in India for more than two decades. The country is the second largest country for Egis in term of headcount and is one of our three domestic poles outside France. In the last few years, Egis has invested in India to develop expertise in the country in sectors of activity such as Large structures, Maritime, coastal and inland waterway transport, Buildings, Urban & Rail Transport and other emerging sectors.
The results have been encouraging and Egis has won several projects in specialized engineering, where our global and Indian teams together will provide high end solutions to our customers.”
The 9 prestigious projects won by Egis in India in 2015-2016 are:
Urban and Rail transport
- Mumbai Metro Line 3 – Design and Build project management
- Nagpur Metro Project – Design and Build project management
- Implementation of Smart City projects under Smart City Mission in Bhubaneswar City – Program Management Consultant for implementing ABD projects
- Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Memorial, Mumbai – Design engineering & PMC Service
- Statue of Unity, Gujarat – proof checking
Maritime, coastal & inland waterway transport
- Development of Fourth Container Terminal at JNPT Port
- Development of fishing harbours and fish landing centres in the state of Gujarat
- Pollution abatement and rehabilitation of Tolly’s Nullah in Kolkata
- Project Development and Management Consultant (PDMC) for Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) in the state of Madhya Pradesh
Ashish Tandon, Director of India Pole, added that “The Indian economy is in a high growth mode and we are one of the fastest growing economies of the world. The Indian government is open to world class technologies and processes which are helping us showcase our best offerings in the country. We are very positive about the new projects and are confident of offering world class solutions in all our projects.”
Overview of Egis in India:
Egis in India is an integrated engineering and operation company that offers the dual advantage of French
expertise & experience in integrated infrastructure development in over 100 countries, coupled with more
than two decades of knowledge & understanding of the Indian markets. This makes Egis the most suited
company to offer end-to-end infrastructure solutions for a global India. Egis in India is one of the top three Engineering Consultants in India, supported by a team of around 1,900 professionals.
The range of services offered by Egis in India includes planning, feasibility studies, detailed engineering, procurement assistance, construction supervision and overall program management as well as operation & maintenance (for roads & airports) in the following sectors:
- Roads and Highways
- Water, waste and environment
- Urban Development
- GIS and Data Mining
€937 million managed turnover in 2015
Egis is an international group offering engineering, project structuring and operations services. In engineering and consulting, its sectors of activity include transport, urban development, building, industry, water, environment and energy. In roads and airports its offer is enlarged to encompass project structuring, equity investment, turnkey systems delivery, operation and maintenance services and mobility services. Employing 13,000 people, including 8,300 in engineering, the group generated a managed turnover of €937 million in 2015.
Egis is 75%-owned by the French “Caisse des Dépôts” and 25%-owned by Iosis Partenaires (a “partner” executive and employee shareholding).
Egis is present in India for two decades. In India, the company is headquartered in Delhi NCR with offices in major cities in the country.