Avadi is a suburb of Chennai Corporation in Thiruvallur district. Avadi is an acronym for “Armoured Vehicles and Ammunition Depot of India”. Situated about 23km north west of
Chennai. The neighbourhood is served by Avadi railway station of the Chennai Suburban Railway.
The major military establishments havinf divisions in Avadi are the Indian Air Force, Indian Army, Heavy Vehicles Factory (HVF), EFA-Engine Factory, Avadi, Combat Vehicles Research and Developement Establishment (CVRDE), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Indian Navy, Central Vehicle Depot (CVD), The Ordnance Depot (OD), Unfit Vehicles park (UVP) and the Ordnance Clothing Factory (OCF).
• Blacktop Road
• Sweet Ground water
• Avadi Railway station and Bus stand 4km
• Thirumullaivayil VGN Stafford apartment 3km
• Ready for construction