International Design Competition for Indian Railway Stations

The main objective of the company is to make Indian railway stations of international standards and quality.

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Open, Two-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Transportation
Country India
Registration Deadline 30 November 2017 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 31 December 2017 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility Category1: a multi-disciplinary team comprising of relevant experts led by an Urban Designer/ Category2: a team comprising of enrolled students or young professionals

Description
IRSDC has been mandated to develop/ re-develop the existing/new railway station(s) in India which will consist of upgrading the level of passenger amenities by new constructions/renovations including re-development of the station buildings, platform surfaces, circulating area, etc., to better standards so as to serve the need of passengers. The main objective of the company is to make Indian railway stations of international standards and quality.
An opportunity for
"Architects, designers, planners and students to participate in an International Design Competition for preparation of comprehensive schemes for redevelopment of three selected railway stations in India and winner to be appointed as consultant thereafter for carrying out detailed design."

Jury
Not yet announced

Prize
Category1:
Stage1 winners (max. 5): Rs. 1,30,000 each
Stage2 1st Prize winner: Rs. 10,00,000
Stage2 2nd Prize winner: Rs. 3,00,000
Stage2 3rd Prize winner: Rs. 2,00,000
Category2:
First Prize: Rs. 80,000
Second Prize: Rs. 60,000
Third Prize: Rs. 40,000

Entry Fee
Rs. 10,000 or US$160 per proposal

Timetable
Stage2 Last day of submission: 24 Feb 2018
Final jury date: 3 Mar 2018

Organizer
Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation Limited (IRSDC)

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