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Shubham launches Rs. 2,00cr warehousing expansion

In an attempt to add to its existing capacities, agri-logistics firm Shree Shubham Logistics in a recent move has decided to expand its warehousing capacities and is adding about 3.5 lakh tons capacity across... Read More...

Govt plans flexible PPP framework

The newly proposed public-private institution, 3P India, is all set to look into issues relating to regulation, finance structure and management of contracts, Finance Secretary Arvind Mayaram said in a recent... Read More...

RMZ plans Rs. 9,000cr via REIT

RMZ Offices, which is a commercial office space landlord, in which Qatar Investment Authority is a major investor, in a recent move has decided to generate worth Rs 9,000cr, through a real estate investment t... Read More...

Blackstone launches Rs. 1,000cr housing project

Blackstone, which is well entrenched in the realty business and is also the largest investor in commercial properties, is all set to launch a residential real estate project involving an investment worth Rs. ... Read More...

Builders line up Rs. 5,000cr for budget housing

Buoyed by the recent budgetary proposals and RBI notification on affordable housing, realtors across the country have lined up a staggering investment worth Rs. 5,000cr for building budget housing projects. L... Read More...

WB bets big on new govt, clears $ 18bn funds

Betting big on the acumen and performance potentials of the new government led by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi at the Centre, President, World Bank, Jim Yong Kim has expressed confidence that India's ranking... Read More...

Demand surge speeds project delivery

In view of the sudden surge in demand in the real estate sector, builders across segment have pushed the pace of project delivery specifically in the commercial official space. With a stable government at the... Read More...

People Watch

Mr. NitinLall, General Manager, Construction Technique Business Area, Atlas Copco
Dip in mining and quarrying activities has kept the demand of hydraulic rock breakers almost flat during the pasttwo consecutive years. Low demand has intensified the competition with apprehension of brand substitution ruling high among breaker manufacturers. Certain visible traction in the market based on recent, although nascent emerging slow off-take from... Read More...

Waterproofing Solutions

Crystalline Technology For Concrete Waterproofing
Concrete is one of the most commonly used building and construction materials. However, due to its composition, is often susceptible to damage and deterioration from water and chemical penetration. Concrete can be considered as a micro porous and permeable material. Porosity refers to the amount of voids left in concrete, is expressed as a percentage of the total volume of a material. Permeability expresses that how well... Read More...

Study By PMI & KPMG

Study on Project Schedule and Cost Overruns
The KPMG in India – Project Management Institute (PMI) study was initiated on the request of MoSPI, which highlights the major reasons for schedule and cost overruns across major sector's infrastructure projects. While some projects are impacted due to external factors which are beyond the control of the implementing agencies such as land acquisition, regulatory approvals, etc., majority of projects are... Read More...