Guwahati Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi

The third edition of Conmac 2015, organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry, was held recently in Guwahati, Assam. Buoyed by the infrastructure development initiatives in North East, primarily in road and bridges, hydropower sector as well as basic infrastructure, fair numbers of construction equipment manufacturers participated at the event. Providing acquaintance of technology to the potential equipment buyers and project developers coupled with brand building was the motive for the equipment suppliers at the event.

ConMac 2015

On the sidelines of the event, Mr. V.G. Shakthi Kumar, COO, Schwing Stetter India, said, "Commensurate to project sizes being smaller, there are requirements of compact equipment in concrete, crushing and screening, featuring basic level of mechanization and technology in North East. This is so as to have commercial viability of owning and operating the equipment to the contractors. Further, there are requirements of acquainting operators with operating and maintenance skills. With wide range of solutions and ability to offer technical support backed by our sales office in Guwahati, Schwing Stetter is positioned to fulfill the requirements."

The company displayed its TSR 30.14 shotcret pump at the event. Mr. Shakthi Kumar said, "The pump will be ideal for road, hydro and railway tunnel construction projects coming up in North East."

Major brand building was done by JCB at the event. Adding to the glitz of the show, the company displayed its range of backhoe loaders, excavators and skid steer loaders. Mr. Vipin Sondhi, MD & CEO, JCB India informed, "With focus on infrastructure development programme by the state government, in terms of improving road connectivity, there is sufficient scope of penetration of mechanization for the large number of road projects in North East."

JCB at ConMac 2015

Range of backhoe loaders was also showcased by Case New Holland at the event. Mr. Abhijit Gupta, MD, CNH said, "Level of penetration of our equipment in North East has been good. With large number of interstate road connectivity projects taking place in North East and sizeable number of road construction projects by Border Roads Organization, we see demand of equipment going up. We have been carrying our engineering improvisations in our backhoe loaders by making them more durable and productive to suit the requirements of the projects taking place in this part of the country.

Mr. Ramesh Palagiri, MD, Wirtgen India mentioned, "There lies good business opportunities for our road construction solutions on the backdrop of good number of road projects involving new connectivity, double lane, broadening, lined up by varied state governments of North Eastern States and also by the Border Roads Organization."

Case at ConMac 2015

He told, "There are numerous road contractors having presence in North East who are well acquainted with our machines and brand. The idea for participating in the event allowed us to reinforce our brand with the existing contractors and also the local ones."

The event was attended by prominent manufacturers and parts suppliers. Major exhibitors at the event included, BKT, Komatsu, Kobelco, Dozco, Telcon, Mahindra, CCS, Ajax Fiori, Safari, Apollo Infratech, KYB Conmat, Puzzolana Machinery Fabricators, JLG and host of component manufacturers and suppliers.
Click Here
To Know More or to Contact the Manufacturer
Please let us know your name.
Invalid Input
Please let us know your Designation.
Please let us know your Contact Number.
Please let us know your email address.
Please brief your query.
Our other Value-Added Services:

To receive updates through e-mail on Products, New Technologies & Equipment, please select the Product Category(s) you are interested in and click 'Submit'. This will help you save time plus you will get the best price quotations from many manufacturers, which you can then evaluate and negotiate.

Invalid Input
Invalid Input
Invalid Input
As humanity reeled under the onslaught of Covid-19 and the resultant uncertainty, the world applauded the millions of essential services workers who toiled tirelessly at great risk to their personal health

Read more ...

Despite the pandemic, Changsha International Construction Equipment Exhibition (CICEE 2021) became a huge success with 1,450 exhibitors showcasing their products and technologies on an exhibit area

Read more ...

In an online event, GHH India along with its mining contracting subsidiary, GHH Bumi Mining Service, was awarded ‘Best Performing Business Partner’ by Vedanta Group/Hindustan Zinc Ltd (HZL)

Read more ...

In order to fully implement General Secretary Xi Jinping’s instruction on "building Hunan into a nationally advanced, important highland of manufacturing industry" during his inspection of the Hunan province

Read more ...

Over the years, the IEE Expo has positioned itself strongly as a networking and sourcing platform for elevator and escalator industry professionals, and where buyers can witness the latest technologies and conveniences

Read more ...

Government of India’s ambitious ₹111 lakh crore National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP), which has already been announced and actioned upon, augurs very well for enabling sectors such as the Indian Construction Equipment

Read more ...

bauma CONEXPO INDIA - north India’s leading International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines and Construction Vehicles - has been rescheduled from 3-6 November 2020

Read more ...

INTRALOGISTICA ITALIA is the only exhibition with a comprehensive offer dedicated to the most innovative solutions and integrated systems for industrial handling, warehouse management, materials storage and picking

Read more ...

The Indian Concrete Institute, Goa Centre, in association with Ultratech Cement Limited organized the 9th ICI-Ultratech Awards Nite on 19th February 2020 at Hotel Fidalgo, Panjim Goa. The annual event was attended by nearly 250 invitees

Read more ...

The Indian Concrete Institute in association with Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering organized a one-day seminar on Geopolymer Concrete Applications: Challenges and Opportunities. In this fast-developing world, it has become

Read more ...

Conexpo 2020 was held as scheduled on March 10, 2020 in Las Vegas, USA. Established Chinese construction equipment enterprises like XCMG, Zoomlion, Sany, LiuGong, Shantui, Sunward, and many more once again demonstrated the strength

Read more ...

Multiple construction and construction materials industry segments unveiled new technologies and products, shared knowledge, networked with industry peers and bought equipment at the CONEXPO-CON/AGG & IFPE 2020, held at the Las Vegas

Read more ...

In line with its strategy to enhance customer experience with minimal downtime of elevators & escalators, and for swift deliveries of spares, KONE has opened a new warehouse at Andheri in Mumbai that houses more than 2000

Read more ...

The 45th edition of World of Concrete for the concrete & masonry industries drew about 54,000 registered professionals to the Las Vegas Convention Center and featured 1,310 companies (including 255 brand new companies) exhibiting

Read more ...

Once a year, the specialist group meets in January to discuss operational issues and projects for the current year. In economic terms, the industry is still at the record level of 2018, and its sales in 2019 will match the previous

Read more ...

Mahendra Singhi (Managing Director & CEO – Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited) and Nilesh Narwekar (CEO – JSW Cement) have been elected as the Chair and Co-chair, respectively, of the GCCA India to provide strategic direction

Read more ...

The 2nd Edition of iCEMA Conclave organized by Indian Construction Equipment Manufacturers Association, deliberated on new avenues of construction equipment financing, challenges and measures. NBM&CW reports.

Read more ...

The Indian Concrete Institute, Goa Centre, organized a One Day Workshop on “Recent Advances in Waterproofing Technologies” on 16th January 2020 at Metropole Hall, Hotel Nanutel, Margao Goa, under the aegis of Indian Concrete Institute

Read more ...

At Greenbuild India hundreds of green building and sustainability professionals discussed LEED and green building practices that help deliver a more sustainable future. The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) held the third

Read more ...

The Construction Chemicals Manufacturers Association (CCMA) hosted the 7th edition of International Construction Chemicals Conference at Hotel Taj Lands End in Mumbai. The theme was “Role of construction chemicals in infrastructure

Read more ...

×
Sign-up for Free Subscription
'India Construction Week'
Weekly e-Newsletter on Construction Industry
Get the latest news, product launches, projects announced / awarded, government policies, investments, and expert views.