Peenya Industrial Area
Peenya is well known Industrial city in India and it is considered to be one of the oldest and largest industrial areas in south-east Asia. To promote and protect the small scale entrepreneurs Peenya Industries Association was established in the year 1977. The industrial estate houses small, medium, as well as large scale industries and it lies between Bangalore - Mangalore Highway (NH-48), convenient for transportation. This industrial area is known for manufacturing and production of engineering as well as electrical products, it also has business firms of the major IT player like Wipro Technologies, ABB Global Services over here.
Pennya industrial estate was established in late 1970s by the Karnataka Small Industries Development Corporation (KSIDC) in two stages. The first stage of the industrial estate sprawls over an area of 125 acres, while the second stage established in the year1979, covering 141.50 acres. Further more it is divided into 4 phases, phase 1 consists major industrial units, while 2, 3 and 4 are residential settlements, especially this phases homes working force of Peenya industrial estate.
This industrial area homes Multi-Storied Industrial Complex, it is an important building complex constructed in Peenya estate and it is first of its kind built by infrastructure agency in this region of country. This complex has location beneficial; it is located at a distance of 16 Kms from City on either side of NH4 connecting Bangalore- Pune. It is well connected with outer ring road of Bangalore and close to Yeshwantpur railway station.
Being a major industrial area it has well maintained network roads, important roads that link Peenya to other part of Bangalore are Ring Road, Tumkur Road, Kanthivara Studio main Road and the nearest railway station is Yeshwantpur Railway station. Chamundi Nagar and Kaveri Nagar are the areas come under Peenya Industrial area. Sanjeevni Hospital, Ravi Kirloskar Memorial, Raghvendra and Iyathi Hospitals are some of the hospital providing medical services to the resident of this area. The reputed educational institute namely AIMS, KTG College, SBS School Of Nursing, Sri Venkateshwara Nursing College are established here. (see more)