In order to remove the regional disparity in the state, Govt. of Maharashtra has decided to develop a composite project called ‘Multi-Model International Passenger and Cargo Hub Airport at Nagpur’ (MIHAN). The project comprises of developing the existing domestic airport of Nagpur as an international passenger and cargo hub airport, along with a huge Special Economic Zone (SEZ), which is abutting to the boundary of the airport.

SEZ (Special Economic Zone) :

Just abutting to the boundary of this airport, MADC is developing a huge SEZ on an area of more than 2,000 Hectares, which is supposed to house various export oriented units like I.T. industries, gems and jewellery, garments, electronic goods, pharmaceuticals, processed foods and any other type of industries. It is proposed to have a huge road terminal having facilities for parking of about 900 trucks at a time, huge warehouse, open stockyard, cold storage, etc. and by the side of this road terminal, there is a proposed rail terminal capable of handling 2 trains at a time.
Thus, MIHAN is a composite project of airport, road terminal, rail terminal, SEZ and various other allied services like housing, health city, international school and many more.

Special Economic Zone - Infrastructure

- Network of 6, 4, 3 and 2 lane roads.
- State-of-Art Telecommunication network
- Dual water (Domestic and Non-domestic) supply system with capacity of 100mld
- Sewage and storm water drainage system
- 246MW Power plant with 25MW Diesel backup

• Entertainment facilities – Multiplex, Golf course, Flying club etc.
• Residential facilities for employees working in MIHAN complex.
• Convention and Exhibition Centre, Value Added Commercial Services Complex.
• Total Project Cost – Rs. 2,581 Crores (as per 2002 rates).
• Total investment will be about Rs. 20,000 Crores in next five years.
• Employment generated in MIHAN Project is estimated at about 1, 20,000 direct jobs by year 2020 in MIHAN area.
• Indirect employment between 2, 40,000 to 3, 60,000 over next 10 years.

Completed infrastructure works by MADC :

• Roads, Water Supply Scheme, Electrical Transmission and Distribution System, Sewage Disposal System, Telecom cabling, Fire Station, Central Facility Building and other related servicesThe project of Power Plant is already commissioned by AMNEPL., a Joint Venture Company.MERC has approved distribution licence of MADC. The tarrif petition with MERC I s likely to be cleared within two months and power supply will start.
Expenditure incurred on infrastructure to the tune of Rs. 800 crores and Rs. 300 crore for the acquisition of land admeasuring about 2865 hectors. Approx. Rs. 1400 Crores spent on the construction and erection of Power Plant for Mihan Project.

Allotment of land in MIHAN SEZ to the different companies.

Sr. No. Company Name Area in Acres
1. Mahindra Satyam 130.182
2. Kolland Developers Ltd. 100
3. L and T Infocity 50.85
4. Vipul and Karamchand 50
5. Ambuja Reality 27.852
6. Ecoworld Infrastructure 27.852
7. DLF 140.21
8. HCL Technologies 140
9. Wipro Technologies 117
10. Tajsats Industries 2.651
11. Indu Projects / Asara Reality 25
12. Rgen Solutions 1.5
13. Max Aero Space 14.82
14. Zeta Softech 1
15. ADCC Infocad 1
16. Paramount Conductors 1.7
17. Manmohan International 1
18. Dayalu Dall andamp; Oil Mill 1
19. Soni Polymers 1
20. Zeon Solutions 1
21. TCS 53.910
22. Air India (Boeing Inc.) 50
23. M/s. Caliber Point 5
24. M/s. Hexaware 15
25. M/s. Leela Ventures 3
26. M/s. Lipi International 1
27. M/s. Lokmangal Infotech 1
28. M/s. Blue Planet 1
29. IT Shastra 1
30. Rajtaru Studios 2.441
31. Dukes 36.5
32. TAL 30
33. Cenosphere 1
34. Gum Pharma 5
35. Health City 74
36. Haldiram 1.268
37. BPCL ATF Facility 15
38. Gurudevdatta 1
39. Infosys 142.176
40. Lupin Pharma 24.654
41. Gentech Engineering Services Ltd 1
42. Kanav Agronomy 2.5
43. Lighthouse Infosystems pvt. Ltd. 1
44. Saif Health remedies Pvt. Ltd. 1
45. Abhijeet MADC Energy pvt. Ltd. 15.574
46. Smart data 1.753
47. Yalamanchali 1.556
48. Zim Labotaries 2.5

Production and Exports by companies.

S.N. Name of Company Nature of Work Approx. No. of Employees
1. M/s Caliber Point Buisness Solutions BPO 550
2. M/s Ebix Software Software Solutions 125
3. M/s Klouddata Software -do- 50
4. M/s Yelamanchili Software -do- 15
5. M/s Informatics Solutions -do- 5
6. M/s Cenosphere India Pvt. Ltd. -do- 25

Total Export in Fin. Year 2011-12 is Rs. 70 Crores approx. Employment provided to 1000 persons approximately.
Trial Production Started by M/s TAL Manufacturing Solutions ( Manufacturing Floor Beams and other components of Boeing Aircraft)

List of companies who have started Construction work in SEZ

1. Diet Foods International (M/s Dayalu Dall and Oil Mill) Nagpur
2. Kolland Developers Pvt Ltd
3. Kanav Agronomy
4. BOEING Inc (Air India MRO)
5. Mahindra Satyam
6. Lupin Pharma
7. Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Mumbai

List of Companies allotted land outside SEZ

Gati Ltd 9.0
TCI Infrastructure Ltd 9.0
Total 18.00
HCL Technologies 30.00
Mahindra Bebanco Developers Ltd
(Mahindra Lifespace) - Housing
Total 55.73
Atul Shirodkar andamp; Associates RMC Product Pvt Ltd Mumbai 6.00
Bharat Petroleum Corpn Ltd 0.927
Bharat Petroleum Corpn Ltd 10.035
Deccan Cargo andamp; Express Logistics Pvt. Ltd. 50.00
Sical Logistics Ltdandnbsp; (NSGRTL) Rail Terminal(JV) 66.498
Sical Logistics Ltdandnbsp; (NSGRTL) Rail Terminal(JV) 148.29
Yojna Realities Pvt Ltd Mumbai -Hotel 10.00