Shantha Biotechnics has commissioned a new vaccine production facility in Telangana

July 7, 2016

Drugs & Pharma

Status: Commissioned

Promoter: Shantha Biotechnics

Project: Commissioned a new vaccine production facility

Location: Village Muppireddypally, dist. Medak, Telangana.

Project Details: Construction of the 19,000 sq. mtrs facility began in 2010 and the site is now ready for operations post approval from the Indian regulatory authorities and the World Health Organization. The new filling facility will be used for producing vaccines against multiple diseases, starting with Shan5, pediatric pentavalent vaccine, which provides protection against five diseases in one shot. This site is a part of over Rs. 55,000 million investments undertaken by Sanofi since acquisition of Shantha Biotechnics. Commercial production commenced on 25th May, 2016. An insulin plant being set up with Rs. 4,500 million by the company in the same location is expected to be ready in about a year. According to media reports, the cost of the project is Rs. 2,500 million. This year’s target is to produce 10 million doses of vaccine in the new plant but it could be scaled up to produce up to 30 million doses going forward. It will be used to cater to the requirements of Sanofi as well domestic market.


Skipper has inaugurated a PVC pipes manufacturing plant in dist. Medak, Telangana

July 7, 2016

Plastic & Plastic-based Packaging Products

Status: Commissioned

Promoter: Skipper

Project: Inaugurated a 6,000 TPA PVC pipes manufacturing plant

Location: Village Bollaram, dist. Medak, Telangana on 15th June, 2016. This is the company’s 5th manufacturing unit for PVC products after Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Guwahati and Sikandrabad (UP) taking the company’s combined installed capacity for PVC products to 41,000 TPA.

Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply & Sewerage Board is planning water supply distribution network.

March 1, 2016

Water Supply & Sewerage


Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply & Sewerage Board

Project: Plans water supply distribution network

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana

Project Details:  The Water & Effluent Treatment Business of Larsen & Toubro has been awarded the water supply order worth Rs. 5,390 million. The project will provide water supply distribution network to peripheral circles of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation. The project includes construction of approximately 650 Kms of pipeline network, 20 water storage reservoirs and other associated works.

Metabluu Power is planning an iron ore mining project in dist. Karimnagar, Telangana

January 28, 2016

Ferrous minerals mining

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Metabluu Power, a sister concern of Minera Udyog India

Project: Plans a 75,000 TPA iron ore mining project

Location: Village Devikonda, dist. Karimnagar, Telangana

Project Details: The project is awaiting Government approval.

Sagar Cements is planning an expansion of its cement manufacturing unit in Telangana.

December 12, 2015

Cement & concrete products


Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Sagar Cements

Project: Plans an expansion of a ordinary portland cement manufacturing unit

Location: Mattampally, dist. Nalgonda, Telangana

Capacity: (Expansion from 2.3 MTPA to 5 MTPA)

Project Details:  The company is yet to apply for environmental clearance. The completion date and other details are yet to be finalized.

Nakoda Chemicals is planning an expansion of its bulk drug manufacturing unit in dist. Rangareddy, Telangana.

December 5, 2015

Drugs and Pharmaceuticals

Status: Planning Stage

Promter: Nakoda Chemicals

Planning an expansion of its bulk drug manufacturing unit from its existing capacity of 34.2 TPA to 141.16 TPA.

Location: IDA Jeedimetla, dist. Rangareddy, Telangana

Current Status: The project is waiting for environmental clearance.

FMC India is planning an expansion of its chemical manufacturing unit in dist. Medak, Telangana.

November 7, 2015


Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: FMC India

Project: Plans an expansion of its existing chemical manufacturing unit

Location: at IDA Patancheru, dist. Medak, Telangana

Project Cost: The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 17.5 million.

Project Details: As of September the project was waiting for the environmental clearance. According to MoEF sources, the plot area is 4.027 acres. The company proposes to manufacture 50 TPM of products as part of the expansion. Green belt on 33% of the land area will be developed and maintained. Power requirement will be made available through SPCPDCL.

The project will be completed within 2 years.