New Delhi, 23rd February 2018: Ramboll has won awards in two different categories, ‘Innovative Managed Services’ and ‘Innovative Smart City Solutions’ for Tower Assessment and Smart City Poles respectively at Aegis Graham Bell Award 2017, honouring the best innovation in the ICT domain in India. Ramboll received their appreciation during the 8th edition of Aegis Graham Bell Award(AGBA) awards ceremony at the NDMC Convention Center, New Delhi.
Aegis Graham Bell has been promoting innovations and entrepreneurship in Telecom, Data Science, Smart City Solution, Cyber Security, Digital India, Cloud and Mobility. AGBA has been rewarding all those who made outstanding contribution in these fields for the last seven years, with a vision to foster and stimulate innovators and for India to become a nucleus of innovations.
With a background of nearly 70 years in analysis, design, construction and maintenance of telecommunication infrastructure, Ramboll’s Tower Assessment service benefits the Telecom industry and the users as well. The tower assessment service, also known as reverse engineering is a sustainable and an environment friendly solution. This service ensures the optimum use of national assets like steel and land, thereby serving as a win-win to clients, users, people, nation and the world at large.
Ravi Kumar Bobba Associate Director, Telecom said, “It is very encouraging for us to receive this appreciation, this service leads the way to a safe future owing to its sustainable and environment friendly nature. It involves an integration of multiple stakeholders which is unique, our design, field and software engineers work together using in-house software tools to provide safe and best service in a swift turnaround time for clients”
As part of its innovative culture, Ramboll has designed Smart City Poles. These multi-functional sleek structures aesthetically beautify city streets and can be customised to the client’s and local government authorities’ requirements. The Government’s smart livable cities initiative is becoming the new reality and Ramboll has appropriately designed its smart poles to suit this need.
Suresh Babu Business Development Director Towers and Telecom said “Ramboll’s smart city poles are versatile, durable, high in quality and now award-winning too! It is exciting to win this award especially in the Smart city solutions category, as this is part of the broader agenda of the country’s initiative to create smart livable cities in India.”
Pankaj Sachdeva, the Telecom Director said “We are elated that we won two awards tonight, proving that we are working in the right direction. Continuous innovation and sustainability is at the core of what we do at Ramboll and this is indeed a testament of the good work we have been practicing. A big thank you to my strong team, our clients and partners who have always supported us. Apart from winning the award, we felt a great sense of achievement interacting with experts and sharing knowledge at this platform that Aegis Graham Bell awards has provided for us.”
Ramboll is a leading engineering, design, environmental and consultancy company founded in Denmark in 1945. The company employs more than 13,000 people globally and has a strong representation in the Nordics, UK, North America, Continental Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific.
With 300 offices in 35 countries, Ramboll combines local experience with a global knowledge base constantly striving to achieve, inspiring and exacting solutions that make a genuine difference to their clients, the end-users, and society at large. Ramboll works across the following markets: Buildings, Transport, Planning & Urban Design, Water, Environment & Health, Energy and Management Consulting. www.ramboll-mea.com
Ownership: The Ramboll Foundation is the main owner of Ramboll Group A/S and its main objective is to promote the company’s continuance alongside the long-term development of the company, its employees and the communities it serves. All shares in Ramboll Group A/S are owned either by the Ramboll Foundation (98%) or by employees in Ramboll (2%).
The Aegis Graham Bell Award is one of the largest innovation award for the ICT domain in India. The Aegis School of Business, Data Science, Cyber Security and Telecommunication has established the Aegis Graham Bell Award as a tribute to the father of the telephony, Alexander Graham Bell. This Award is intended to promote innovation, entrepreneurship in the field of Telecom, Social, Mobility, Analytics, Cloud, and Security to provide recognition for outstanding contributions by the innovators. The Award is organized with support of the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), and Telecom Centres of Excellence (TCOE), Convergence India and Deloitte as a knowledge partner.
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