LASA has been in the forefront of Urban and Regional Development in India and is renowned for providing superior quality consultancy services to its clients. LASA has been rendering international standard consultancy services to meet the standards set by international funding agencies i.e., the World Bank, Asian Development Bank, Japanese Bank for International Cooperation, Canadian International Development Agency as well as National and State Governments. LASA has set new benchmarks in the planning and engineering consultancy and is in a unique position of networking with global consultants to introduce the latest technological developments in the field of Urban Planning and Development.
The Urban and Regional Development department of LASA has undertaken nearly 60 projects of various scales in the last 15 years of its creation. The department’s key areas of professional competency and functional areas of specialization include preparation of Master Plans, Regional Plans, Structure Plans, Infrastructure Plans, City Sanitation Plans, Feasibility Study Reports and Detailed Project Reports for Municipal Water Supply, Sewerage, Solid Waste Management and Drainage, , Tourism Development and Planning, Urban Conservation and Heritage Area Planning, Tourism Marketing & Promotion, Project Management, Preparation of Bid Documents, GIS in planning, etc.
LASA has nearly 100 specialists working in Urban and Regional Planning and allied sector as permanent employees having degrees in urban design, planning, civil engineering, sociology, architecture, finance, environment along with knowledge of operating related computer tool as AUTO CAD, GIS, and PRIMO VERA etc. In addition to these specialists, LASA also has a compendium of sector experts attached to it as Retained and Need based Consultants, whose expertise is used and as when the required. We also have the latest software and equipment to provide professional and comprehensive services to meet the exact needs of the projects.
Within the urban and regional planning and development sector, LASA’s capabilities extend through all stages of the project from project conception to preparation to project implementation management. The department's sector of services includes: