Robbins offers attractive options to contractors to make its - TBM cost-effective

Robbins offers attractive options to contractors to make its - TBM cost-effective

US Tunnel Boring Equipment manufacturer, The Robbins Company, will continue to make owning and operation of its TBMs cost-effective for Indian contractors. It will also explore newer vistas of engagement with
Geo Constech Druc Svelta Resin Capsules

GCPL’s Innovative products for Underground Construction

Geo Constech (GCPL), one of the leading solution providers of material and technology, introduces Druc-Svelta, Druc-Si’ment Cap, Druc-Stone, Druc-Colata 41, and Druc-Tyrocrete. With an objective
Horizontal Bores

Boring Machine for Making Horizontal Bores Under the Ground

Trenchless construction is a method of laying services under the ground without disturbing the surface structures. The imported underground horizontal drilling machines are available
Mobile Sinking Winch

Aspects of Structural & Civil Engineering in Deep Shaft Mine

The "DEEP SHAFT COAL MINE" consists of essentially two vertical shafts, one to hoist men and materials, and the other for winding coal from deeper seems."MINE SHAFT" surface structures
Slag Crushed in Crusher

Sand for Concrete From Steel Mills Induction Furnace Waste Slag

For the last 20 years, the use of by products of various origins in the production of concrete has become an increasingly widespread practice in the world. The main advantages are all the elimination of scraps
Soil Stabilization

Optimization of Copper Slag and Fly Ash for Soil Stabilization

Sub-grade soil stabilization is one of the primary and major processes in the construction of any highway. The aim of this research paper is to formulate a model to predict variation in the values of CBR
Building Resistant to Earthquake

Building Resistant to Earthquake through Hidden/Strip Beam at Footings

Studies on hidden beams have been carried by various researchers. Its use for high rise buildings with raft foundation is of very useful. However, its use for low rise buildings may not be effective to a considerable
Sustainability Cement Perspective

Sustainability – A Cement Perspective

The cement industry is one of two primary industrial producers of carbon dioxide (CO2), creating up to 5% of worldwide man-made emissions of this gas, of which 50% is from the chemical process
World Trade Centre Twin Tower

Failure and Collapse of civil engineering structures

The failure and collapse of civil engineering structures in general and buildings in particular has become a very common phenomenon in last few years. This paper highlights the new reasons of failure
Polluting Cement

Do Away with the Polluting Cement!

By the end of the Nineteenth century, the British rulers had imported 'Cement' to India and commenced discouraging the method of using freshly ground lime for masonry construction that was in vogue
Volvo Trucks Safety Systems

Volvo Systems to enhance safety

Since 1927, traffic safety has always been one of Volvo Trucks' core values and the company is currently well to the fore when it comes to safety development. Tiredness alerts, lane change assistance and help
Magnetized Water: An Upcoming Technology for Construction Industry

Magnetized Water: An Upcoming Technology for Construction Industry

Cement based construction industry plays a vital role in infrastructure development of a country. Cement concrete is the backbone material of construction industry. Water plays an important role in the production

Identifying And Managing Vital Risks In Construction Projects

"No construction project is risk free. Risk can be managed, minimized, shared, transferred or accepted. It cannot be ignored." Risk is a state of uncertainty where some possible outcomes have an undesired effect or significant loss. Uncertainly is meaning that the lack of certainly due to limited knowledge that it is impossible to state the outcome
Recent Development in Eco-friendly Sustainable Rapid Wall Gypsum Panels

Recent Development in Eco-friendly Sustainable Rapid Wall Gypsum Panels

The prominent building materials used in building and other constructions are cement, steel, sand, stone, concrete, RCC, bricks, timber, plastic & polymers, etc. Occurrence of natural disasters like earthquakes


Normet is a fast growing Finnish Technology firm with operations across the globe providing advanced solutions for selected customer processes in underground mining and tunneling environs. It develops
Tunnel Boring Machines

TERRATEC delivers cutting-edge Tunnel Boring Machines around the globe

With a major boom in infrastructure development including transport infrastructure to help with traffic decongestion, the urban development authority is focusing more on the expansion of underground infrastructure. Specifically, the
Normet introduces Spraymec 8100VC

Normet introduces Spraymec 8100VC

Normet introduced the most advanced model for concrete spraying in its Spraymec series at bC India. The Spraymec 8100 VC is designed for high performance sprayed concrete applications in tunnels with
Trenchless Technology for  Underground Services

Trenchless Technology for Underground Services

The implementation of trenchless technology for laying utility services under the ground in urban areas, the various problems affecting the structures and traffic congestion by using traditional methods
Tunneling Machines

Tunneling Machines

Susumo has launched a totally fresh set of machines for tunnelling jobs. They consist of the whole range from simple Tractor Trolley Loading Bucket to Mucking Machines. Tunnel Excavators is an excavator mounted on tyres. The excavating arm is specially designed