About Habitat Technology Group
Established in 1987 and registered as a Charitable Society in Kerala, Habitat Technology Group is a Government accredited Nodal Agency totally committed to the concept of green and humane architecture and authorized to carry out developmental works under the de-centralization process in Kerala.
Habitat Technology Group offers total solutions in the field of building technologies – provides services in planning, designing, execution and maintenance of buildings in addition to various social activities and building numerous residential and commercial buildings. Habitat also undertake and implement numerous projects of various government departments such as Department of Tourism, PWD, ITDP, Centre for Continuing Education, Universities, NRHM, LSGs, Museum, etc.
Our expertise is not limited to building technologies. The contributions of Habitat under the mentorship and guidance of renowned Architect G. Shankar, in the preparation of Master Plans and their integrated and sustainable implementations with the active participation and involvement of local people in the field of rural developments and welfare of workers in India and abroad are commendable. In the fields of social and community development also, Habitat, armed with determination, competence and hard work, is a shining example of dedication and success. Considering his unmatched contributions in the field of designs, vision and social commitments, the nation honoured Shri G. Shankar with Padmashree in the year 2011.
Habitat is a Government accredited Agency authorized to execute/implement public works and is empanelled by the Public Works Department of Government of Kerala as Consultants for the preparation of architectural and structural designs and also for taking up various types of investigation works in PWD. Habitat is consultants for the Departments of Tourism, Museum & Zoos, Water Resources, etc.
The Sub Centre of Habitat Technology Group started functioning at Munnar and Thodupuzha in 2001 under the Chairmanship of Shri G. Shankar. Our Registered Office is at II Floor, Mahima Tower, Temple Bypass Road, Thodupuzha, and the Administrative Office is at II Floor, Classic Building, Oushadhi Junction, Perumbavoor. We have a Project Office at Munnar.
Habitat Technology Group, Thodupuzha, is being managed by a Governing Body under the chairmanship of Padmasree G. Shankar , assisted by Sri P. Vinod, Secretary, and other members of the Governing Body.
We always uphold the idea of sustainability, or ecological design that will ensure that our actions and decisions today will not inhibit the opportunities of future generations. This approach can be used to describe an energy and ecologically conscious approach to the design of the built environment.