Mahindra World City, Chennai established in 2002, is India’s first integrated business city and corporate India’s first operational SEZ. It is jointly promoted in public private partnership between Mahindra group and Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation (TIDCO)
Located on NH 32, spread across 1550 acres, MWC Chennai is India’s first IGBC Gold (Stage 1) certified Green Township and has multi sector Special Economic Zones (SEZs), Domestic Tariff Area( DTA) and co-located social & residential infrastructure
Today, MWC Chennai is a preferred destination of choice of more than 67 transnational companies.
Home to over 2400 families spanned across 1550 acres of land, Mahindra World City, Chennai is complemented with the state of Tamil Nadu. The state has been ranked sixth among the states in India, based on the Human Development Index in 2011.
Apart from being the second largest contributor to India's GDP, Tamil Nadu has 16% share of India's industrial workforce, and 17% of India's total factories.
There are 36 operational Special Economic Zones in Tamil Nadu in the sectors: multi-product, IT/ITeS, auto/auto ancillaries, electronics hardware, high-tech engineering, food processing, bio-informatics, footwear and transport equipment. It has installed 8000+ MW of renewable energy, the highest yet, in the country.
All the above highlights put together are what give Mahindra World City, Chennai - The Tamil Nadu Edge.
Chennai, is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It's the 9th best cosmopolitan city with ~10.6 million population and fourth most populated metropolitan area in India.
Infrastructure & Connectivity
Chennai being a metro has good connectivity intra as well as interstate via road, rail, air and port.
Chennai's boasts of a highly talented and educated local population as the state lays great stress on academic excellence. The city accommodates highly esteemed educational institutions such as NIFT, IIT,Anna University, Loyola and the Presidency
With the presence of esteemed hospitals such as Vijaya, Shankar Netralaya and world-renowned Apollo, Chennai boasts of supreme quality health facilities.
World class hospitality services across hotels, hypermart, malls, multiplex and recreational facilities
Heritage & Culture
With its historic landmarks and buildings, long sandy beaches, cultural and art centres and parks, Chennai offers many interesting locations to visitors.
Solid Waste Management
Waste to Wealth-Biogas
Mahindra inagurates its Bio-CNG in Mahindra World City (MWC), Chennai.
Set to create a carbon neutural ecosystem at MWC, a true testament of ‘Rise for Good‘
Solid Waste Management
A 16 metric ton capacity Solid waste management plant has been established at Mahindra World City Chennai with a system for operation and maintenance of municipal waste management covering adequately the process of collection, transportation, treatment and disposal within Mahindra World City (MWC) from industrial, residential areas, commercial areas, open spaces etc. MWC has deployed a system for collecting municipal waste from the Customers campuses. Mahindra World City presently generates about 2 MT per day of waste which is projected to grow up to 16 MT per day. Out of the total waste generated ~ 40-45% constitutes biodegradable organic matter and 30-40% recyclable material.
The project has been running successfully for the last 7 years. This project presents an example of decentralized waste management. Entire quantity of waste generated in the SEZ is collected, treated and processed within the premises and there is no burden on city landfill sites. The project is not only self-sustainable it also generates additional revenue from sale of recyclable material and compost.
100% of the landscaping water needs are met through Treated water, additionally treated water supply is also provided to industries, commercial spaces as well for their requirements
To reduce the water consumption, Xeriscaping is carried out, which is planting of drought resistant variety of trees which consume considerably lesser quantity of water. To further reduce use of water, nature method of embedding clay pots with small hole near trees is being adopted. The pattern of landscaping reducing the extent of turfing and planting more trees are adopted.Further tree varieties which produce maximum quantity of oxygen are planted at site.
The Central STP located at MWC, treats the complete waste water received from the Companies within and supplies recycled water for landscape hence resulting in optimisation of fresh water
As part of our drive for green environment, continued coordination with Forest Department, Government of TamilNadu has enabled MWC to plant around 7,000 Pungamia Pinattatrees.
- Pioneers to commission a Off grid solar power plant in the Tamil Nadu state
- Installed a 75 kw off-grid solar power plant at The Canopy – Commercial centre
- The solar system is designed to operate without any battery bank
- The system starts its operation automatically in the morning as soon as the solar modules receive the minimum sunlight required to power up the inverters
- Installed over an area of 800 sq.m on the rooftop and consists of 315 Multi Crystalline Solar Photovoltaic Modules each of 240W
- Designed to generate 116000 units generated annually through the Solar Power Plant, and offset 60 tonnes of CO2 annually
- Mahindra World City, Chennai has signed MoU with WRI to procure green power through Group Captive Business Model/ Rooftop Solar Model
MWC is IGBC Green Township Gold certified
Bio Diversity Management
- Indian Business & Biodiversity Initiative (IBBI) partnership to assist in biodiversity management
- Mahindra World City, Chennai is amongst six pilot projects to be undertaken under IBBI from India
- Natural capital profile generated and Natural Capital Action Plan (NCAP) developed for Chennai
- Aims to procure and give access to competitive clean source of power to the occupants
- The project has potential to reduce 1,00,000 + tCO2 emissions
corporate social responsibility
- Modern Anganwadi Centres
Painting Wall Murals, installation of play equipments, provision of tables and chairs, tile flooring and non-electric water purification system in Anganwadis.
- Tuition Centres
Community level tuition centres for helping children to complete homework and guide them in studies.
- Tailoring Training and Job Assistance for women
33 ladies in the neighbouring villages were trained in operating power sewing machines. Ms/ Srinivasa Fashions, one of MWC Chennai customer has come forward to offer placement for all of them.
- Safe Drinking Water and hand wash platform
Mahindra World City contributed safe drinking water system and hand wash platform to Anjur Higher Secondary School.
- Children’s Club
This forum is held every Sunday and discusses issues related to child rights, child abuse, importance of education etc. Competitions are conducted to encourage talents.
- Waiting Room at Primary Health Centre
Mahindra World City Chennai has been supporting the Primary Health Centre in Kunnavakkam Panchayat, which is the only public health centre catering to the health needs of village communities and supporting a population of 46000 people from 20 Panchayat in Kattankalathur Block in ChengalPattu District.
In our effort to make this PHC as a model one, we have been supporting the PHC with medical and non-medical equipment and development of infrastructure facilities.
As per the identified need this year, we constructed a waiting room with a nursing room for the benefit of lactating mothers who come for regular health check-up with the new born babies.
This facility was tastefully done with wall mural paintings with lot of interesting tips to young mothers. Pictorial depiction is so informative even for people who cannot read
The entire village community and the PHC team is so appreciative on the initiatives by MWC in improving health care facilities in their location.
The business zones at MWC Chennai are classified as below
The business zone is classified into a Domestic Tariff Area (DTA) and Multi sector Special Economic Zones (SEZs)), previously it was a 3 Sector specific SEZ for IT (Services and Manufacturing), Auto Ancillaries and Apparel & Fashion Accessories as below:
Apparel and Fashion Accessories SEZ
Spread over 50 acres othe Apparel and Fashion Accessories SEZ in MWC, Chennai offers global players
Auto Ancillary SEZ
The Auto Ancillary SEZ spread over 89 acres at Mahindra World City, Chennai harnesses the natural ad
Domestic Tariff Area (DTA)
Spread over 400 acres the Domestic Tariff Area (DTA) has been known to deliver excellence in standar
The residential areas at MWC Chennai are classified as below
Spread across 285 acres, the zone has been well planned to provide living spaces supported by modern social infrastructure to over 6000 families across diverse segments. Currently, more than 2400 families reside in Mahindra World City, Chennai across 4 different residential properties i.e. Sylvan County, Aqualily, Iris Court and Nova.
With excellent living spaces, amidst clean, green, natural environs, Mahindra World City, Chennai has been built and designed with one simple aim - to make life better for its residents.
Located amidst scenic hillocks and picturesque mountains, Iris Court offers more than 700 deluxe 2 a
Spread over 7.3 acres of lush greenery, this enclave offers over 726 units of 1.5 and 2.5 BHK apartm
Sylvan County is Mahindra World City’s first premium residential enclave designed by India’s for
Aqualily is spread across 55 acres of lush green surroundings offers an exquisite range of 151 Calif
The commercial entities at MWC Chennai are as below
The Canopy is the first shopping, lifestyle and commercial centre at Mahindra World City, Chennai th
Amelio Child Care
The Amelio Child Care centre at Mahindra World City, Chennai provides high-quality early childhood e
MWC Club is located within Mahindra Group’s pioneering venture Mahindra World City, Chennai – an
Holiday Inn Express
Holiday Inn Express, has set up a 4-star Business hotel at Mahindra World City, Chennai. The hotel i
Mahindra World School
Spread across a sprawling five-acre campus Mahindra World School is set up by the Mahindra World Sch
SPI Cinemas have signed the agreement with Mahindra World City, Chennai to set up a multiplex in 2.6
Downtown is a 250-room hostel for single, working professionals was set up by SSBM Realty at Mahindr
events @ MWC Chennai
USUI Susira International Pvt. Ltd. holds ground-breaking ceremony at ORIGINS by Mahindra World City, Chennai
Chennai’s first ever International Hot Air Balloon Festival held at Mahindra World City – concludes with a gala finale
Downtown MWC -The New Address for Single Working Professionals inaugurated at MWC Chennai
Aperitivo Business – Mumbai, organized by Indo Italian Chambers of Commerce and Mahindra World City
High ranking Delegation from National Defence College (NDC), New Delhi visit Mahindra World City, Chennai
advantage MWC Chennai
On-Site Infrastructure & Services
1550 acres of clean land titleAll due diligence of land title documents already completed to ensure a shorter time to market.
State level infrastructure supportState support agreement for water & power availability.
Partnership with governmentA joint venture between Mahindra Group & TIDCO ensures support at all stages of operations.
Built-to-suit solutionsCustomised construction plans.
Plug 'n' play infrastructureWith roads, electricity and water in place, construction can be quickly commenced. Businesses at Mahindra World City, Chennai can opt for varied plot sizes with key amenities built in.
Existing Ecosystem of Marquee CustomersExisting ecosystem of 65+ marquee customers.
Co-located Residential spaces with social infrastructureResidential & Social amenities ensure high standard of living for more than 2400 families staying within MWC.
The right solution for all infrastructure needs
On-site – 230 & 110 KV substation
Road and pedestrian networks
Treated clean water
Common sewage treatment plants
Modern waste management networksincludes Solid waste management and Bio-CNG plant, progressing towards zero land fill.
OFC backbone for data and telecom connectivity
24 x 7 security for common areas
In-house operations and maintenance
- Located on NH 45 – Part of the Golden Quadrilateral
- Multiple Connectivity for Ease of Access
- • Onsite Railway Station -
Paranur Railway Station
- • Chennai Port – 55 kms
- • Ennore Port – 70 kms
- • Chennai International
Airport: 35 kms