Panaji: September 13, 2019….Chief Minister Dr. Pramod Sawant recently chaired the meeting held to select Architectural Firm for design of late Manohar Parikar Smriti Sthal at Miramar.
The meeting was also attended by the members of Jury committee which was held at Ministerial Block, Secretariat, Porvorim
It was informed that the design of UCJ Architecture & Environment was selected for Smriti Sthal.
The work of Smriti Sthal will be executed under the Goa State Infrastructure Development Corporation.
The Members of Jury Committee comprises Chief Minister Dr. Pramod Sawant, as Chairman and other members of the committee includes MLA and Vice Chairman of GSIDC, Shri Joshua P.de Souza, Principal of Goa College of Architecture Dr. Ashish K. Rege, Principal of Goa College of Art, Shri Mahesh Vengurlekar, Chief Town Planner Shri James Mathew and Ms. Darpana Athle, External Architect Expert.
It was informed that seventeen bids were received by GSIDC and after initial round five were selected to make presentation before jury members, out of which four firms made their presentation before jury which includes M/s. Hiten Sethi Associates, M/s. Lokus Design Pvt. Ltd., M/s. Rahul Deshpande and Associates, and M/s.UCJ Architecture & Environment.
Managing Director GSIDC, Shri Srinet Kothwale and General Manager GSIDC Shri Sandip Prabhu Chodnekar also attended the meeting.