WBIIDC, Building the Base for Industrial Growth

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Falta Industrial Growth Centre - Sector IV


Falta Sector IV:

Growth Centre snapshot

District South 24 Parganas
Gram Panchayat Kalatalahat gram panchayat
Total Area of Land 97 acres
Allottable area 68 acres
Area Available for allotment 3.6514 acres
No. of industrial units 21
Lease Premium Rs. 43.10 lakh per acree

Physical features

Connectivity

Road connectivity:

The site is connected by a two lane National Highway No. 117.

Railway connectivity:

The nearest railway station to Falta IGC is Diamond Harbour Railway Station at about 19 kms from the Growth centre .

Port connectivity:

Kolkata and Haldia are the closest sea port from the Growth center at a distance of about 46 kms and 48 km respectively. Route to Haldia port includes ferry.

Waterways:

The river Hooghly flows just at the backdrop of the Growth Centre with the development of National Waterways 1,

Airport connectivity:

The nearest airport is the Kolkata Airport, located at a distance of 65 kms from Falta.

Physical features

The Growth Centre is providing lease holding to various industrial units and institutions for setting up their plants with Building Plan approved by the WBIIDC itself. Sector IV of Falta Industrial Growth Centre is also providing facilities for residential accommodation to the working persons in Growth Centre industrial units as well as those within Falta Special Economic Zone. For the purpose 11.74 acres of land is allotted to housing complexes in sector IV.

Infrastructure Availability

At a glance:
Heads Characteristics
Internal Roads
  • Length 1.73 km
Street lights
  • 75 no.
Water supply system
  • HDPE Pipeline of 1.55 km length
  • Pump houses - 3 in no.
  • No. of Reservoirs 2 with capacity 1,27,000 litres
  • Submersible Pumps - 2 no. of 6.5 H.P capacity
Surface drainage system
  • Length 1.05 km
Power
  • 33 K.V.A. power Sub Station of WBSEDCL
Administrative Office of WBIIDC
  • At Common Facilities Centre Building within Sector IV of the Growth Centre.


Roads

Paved Bituminous internal roads are providing facilities of entry and exit access to all Industrial units within the Growth Centre.

Power

Power

West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd. (WBSEDCL) is providing stable and quality power supply to the units of Falta Industial Growth Centre. Adequate power is available in the area. One 33/11 KV Sub Station exists within the Growth Centre specially for providing power to units at the Growth Centre.



Water

Falta Growth Centre is located on Hooghly river front, due to close proximity to the sea the river water is saline. WBIIDC has made requisite arrangements to ensure industrial and domestic water supply to the Growth Centres by pumping out ground water from deep tubewells through network of pipelines system


Street Lights

Street light system is in existence at internal roads of the Growth Centre. WBIIDC has also taken initiatives for solar powered LED street light installation towards utilization of renewable energy and reduction of carbon footprint.

Drainage and Sewerage

Drainage of treated industrial and storm sewer is facilitated through network of surface drains

Industrial Units

There are about 21 industrial units in this sector. Some of the prominent industrial units and institutions are :

Industrial units


Macmet India Limited producing Parts of Conveyer Belt

Industrial units


Maritime Education Training & Research Institute imparting
training for Marine cruise

Industrial units


Pacific Cotspine Ltd - Cotton Spinning Mill

Industrial units


Gamma Hotel Pvt. Ltd - Tourism Development

Key Industrial Performance Parameter :

No. of industrial units 21
Total employment 274 persons
Investment (In INR crores) 110
Types of units Engineering, Spinning Mills, Housing, Training institutes etc.
Units employing more than 100 people 3