Gurgaon, India (Urban Transport News): CapitaLand Investment India has tied up with RushOwl – a Singapore-based Smart Mobility Company to provide green transport solutions at International Tech Park Gurgaon (ITPG). RushOwl’s proprietary AI-powered app called ‘RushTrail’ will enable employees working at ITPG to hail an instant e-taxi or e-rickshaw from ITPG to 3 nearby metro stations in Gurgaon.
The flagging-off ceremony of the smart mobility service was held at ITPG graced by Tan Kiat How, Minister of State for National Development, and Communications and Information, Government of Singapore in the presence of Simon Wong, High Commissioner of Singapore in India, Gauri Shankar Nagabhushanam, CEO, India Business Parks, CapitaLand Investment and other dignitaries from Singapore and India.
Gauri Shankar Nagabhushanam, CEO, India Business Parks, CapitaLand Investment, said, “We are constantly exploring innovative digital and technological solutions to add value and convenience for our tenants and employees. As an increasing number of employees are coming back to work, we are confident that this smart and eco-friendly mobility solution will offer safe and hassle-free transportation from ITPG to the nearby metro stations and cater to different work shifts. We are glad to work with like-minded partners such RushOwl who support CapitaLand’s aim to offer sustainable solutions and bring value to our tenants and park employees.”
Through the RushTrail app, ITPG employees can subscribe and book their rides between 30 minutes to 1 month in advance. When commuters book a ride, the AI-powered app will pool passengers together for a particular route for cost and vehicle optimization and assign a vehicle on the spot.
International Tech Park Gurgaon (ITPG) is a premium IT Special Economic Zone (SEZ) developed by CapitaLand. Spread over 60 acres, ITPG has the potential to develop 8 million sq ft of office space catering to the IT/ITES industry across verticals including financial services, research & development, analytics, and software development in various verticals – BPO, KPO and other en -tech and R&D companies.
Located in the growth corridor of Gurgaon, off Golf Course Extension Road, near Sector 59, ITPG is conceptualized as a green campus, offering a rich landscape and a lush green environment.
With the first two Blocks being leased and operational, the recently completed Block III will offer close to 740,000 sq ft of net leasable area and is ready for occupancy. It has obtained a pre-certified Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum rating by the US Green Building Council and pre-certification for WELL.
ITPG has implemented various environment-friendly features including a real-time monitoring system to ensure optimal energy and water consumption as well as the deployment of an efficient air filtration system.