IITM has awarded LKS the PM Consultancy for a new hostel building in Pune (India)

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meterology or IITM is a scientific institution based in India for expanding research in meteorology of the tropics in general with special reference to monsoon meteorology of India. Based in Pune, Maharashtra, IITM is a public agency which has just made its final call regarding the Project Management Consultancy of a new Hostel Building to be built in Pune itself. The project will be carried out by LKS through the engineering team based in Pune office.

The hostel will be developed in a 10 storey high building, reaching a total of 8,000 sqm built-up area. The duration of the project is estimated in 18 months starting from July 2013.

The total capacity of the Hostel Building includes 160 rooms with detached toilets, 54 rooms with attached toilets and 12 VIP rooms. Other facilities available will be a Gymnasium, cafeteria, medical facility and space for indoor games.