About GMR Krishnagiri Special Investment Region (GKSIR)
GMR Krishnagiri SIR at Hosur, Krishnagiri district, Tamil Nadu is the upcoming and the most ambitious project of the GMR Group spread over 4300 acres of land.
The project site is strategically located on the proposed Chennai – Bangalore Industrial Corridor and is 290km from the port city of Chennai and 2 hours drive from Bangalore International Airport.
GKSIR will be a large, smart integrated industrial township in South India, catering to the needs of Manufacturing, Services and Commercial activities, and will also offer Residential and Social Infrastructure.
GKSIR has been created with a strong vision of
"Creating a Reliable and Sustainable ecosystem by developing a smart integrated infrastructure
to deliver enhanced value to all stakeholders".
Apart from being an industrial plotted land, GKSIR offers integrated infrastructure, including built up spaces for factories, social infrastructure, quality and reliable power supply, treated water supply along with digital infrastructure and much more.
The region offers quality, trained man power, as already over 750 large industries, 90 small industries and 650 tiny ancillary industries exist in Hosur. Further, this industrial hub houses 4 Engineering Colleges, 6 polytechnics and 5 Industrial Training Institutes that will assure steady supply of quality manpower.
Salient features about the Project site
> Coordinates –12º33´12.01” N , 77º56´50.08” E
> MSL – around 800 m
> Temperature - 13º - 35º c
> Annual Rainfall – 850 mm
> Soil type – Red sand soils with Gravel & hard rock, some top layer of loamy soil
> Earth quake – Hosur is located in very safe Zone II (IS 1893-2002)
> Wind – 39 m / sec (S & SW)