Bangalore, 19th August 2023: Godrej & Boyce, the flagship company of the Godrej Group announced that its business Godrej Interio, India’s leading furniture solutions brand, in home and institutional segments, has bagged the prestigious project of revamping and operationalizing the Maharashtra Cyber Security Headquarters. The scope of work for this project spans across 1.27 lakh sq. ft. and includes a five-story building with diverse facilities, encompassing office spaces, cabins, digital classrooms, seminar hall, meeting rooms, trainee rooms, cafeteria, storage area, service rooms, game room, gym along with Cyber cell Call center.
According to a report, in 2022, Maharashtra experienced a significant 70 percent increase in cybercrime cases compared to the previous year. Out of the 4,268 cyber fraud cases registered until November 2022, only 279 have been successfully resolved. To address this growing concern and tackle crimes involving modern technologies in the age of information technology, the Maharashtra Cybersecurity project was established. This particular project is regarded as a crucial and transformative effort in combating cybercrimes within the state. Godrej Interio was contracted for civil & interiors, MEP & Solar water heater system, landscaping, façade and furniture among other critical areas of work.
Swapneel Nagarkar, Sr. Vice President & Business Head, Godrej Interio said, “At Godrej Interio, we are committed to the Make in India mission and proud to contribute to the nation’s development. With the upcoming Cyber Cell headquarters, we aim to provide an efficient and safe working environment that helps empower police officers to detect and combat cybercrimes more effectively, making the Maharashtra state a pioneer in cybersecurity. This project will not only enhance the state’s security but also attract new industries and entrepreneurs, further fueling India’s growth as a digital powerhouse.”
Godrej Interio reported a revenue of INR 2700 Cr for the fiscal year ending in 2023. During the same period, their turnkey solutions business achieved revenues of over INR 300 Cr. With a team of skilled architects, interior designers, and project managers, Godrej Interio ensures seamless execution and exceptional results through close collaboration with clients. Their comprehensive offerings encompass general contracting, design, and execution services, including interior design, MEP (mechanical, electrical, plumbing), security and surveillance, as well as AV (audio-visual) systems.