Department of Tourism (DoT), Government of Odisha aims to develop Odisha as one of the most preferred tourist destinations and to place it prominently on the domestic and international tourism map. DoT, in its endeavour to optimize the tourism potential of the State, is giving special importance to planning, designing and development of tourist destinations in the state adhering to the global standards and industry best practices. Specific activities that have been undertaken in this respect are spatial planning, provisioning of appropriate infrastructure including upgradation of existing, design and development of specialized tourism projects, etc.
For this, DoT intends to avail services of qualified and experienced Architectural and Consulting agencies through this empanelment process. Applications are invited from reputed Architecture/ Design/ Consultancy firms having sound required qualifications, technical background, team strength, appropriate registrations and meet Pre-qualification criteria.
The broad objective of the empanelment is to avail the services of qualified and experienced Architecture/ Design/ Consultancy firms for planning, designing and executing tourism projects being taken up by Dept. of Tourism and its affiliated agencies like OTDC etc. in Odisha. The aim is to have a list of empanelled Architecture/ Design/ Consultancy firms with Department of Tourism who will assist the department in the planning and execution of various tourism development initiatives by ensuring timely and quality execution of work. The empanelment is for a duration of two years.
Tender documents can be downloaded from https://dot.odishatourism.gov.in. There will be 6 categories of empanelment of Architecture/ Design/ Consultancy firms. Last date for submission of bids is 23/03/19.
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