Miles/HPCL (Hindustan petroleum Co.)
Designed as a 13-acre integrated development facility located on National Highway 1 (NH1), close to Sirhind in Punjab, this is a large-scale project that is first of its kind in the country. The client brief was to create a state-of-the-art inclusive facility for the traveler that includes a versatile program for a retail mall, hotel, food courts and standalone restaurants. Catering to various traffic types and visitors, the biggest challenge was the amalgamation of the site constraints, the client brief and the master plan that would function smoothly without any Modal conflict. The entire planning is done in a manner to enable large thoroughfare with a welcoming center, that caters to the various diasporas that travel on the highway along which it is built. By providing separate areas for conveniences, recreation and rest makes this Stop over extremely efficient and makes the journey are more relaxed one.
Location: NH-1 Punjab
Area: 5,66,280 sq.ft. (13 acre)
Client: G.S. Chawla