RISA Tech. Working in India with Long-term Vision

Pradyut Kr Roy RISA Technologies
RISA Technologies has put its feet in India with a long-term vision. We have already incorporated Indian design codes for steel and concrete. We have got a tremendous response after our software was launched Read More...

Celebrating Revitalization

Celebrating Revitalization
Stretching four kilometers along the historic Dubai Creek in the United Arab Emirates, the 1,600-acre Dubai Festival City is being developed by Al-Futtaim Group as an integrated urban development project Read More...

Hangzhou Bay Bridge the Longest Trans-Ocean Bridge

Hangzhou Bay Bridge
The construction or an infrastructure boom throughout the world has given the chance to the equipment and machinery manufacturers to understand the requirement of the builders, contractors, designers Read More...

Design and Construction Features of Nivedita Bridge

Design and Construction Features of Nivedita Bridge
The tradition is one of iconic crossings across the river Hooghly in the stretch of the river falling within the enlarged Kolkata metro area – Vivekananda Bridge (Bally Bridge), Rabindar Setu, (Howrah Bridge) Read More...

Retrofitting of Bridges Affected during Seismic Activity

Retrofitting of Bridges Affected during Seismic Activity
Occurrence of earthquake is no more a rare eventuality. India has witnessed several major earthquakes, involving substantial loss of lives. To name a few, a major earthquake (Richter scale 8.5) occurred in Assam in 1897 wherein the reported death Read More...

Retrofitting Techniques for Bridges and Flyovers

Retrofitting Techniques for Bridges and Flyovers
The extensive damage to bridges world over in earthquakes has generated considerable interest amongst the engineers and researchers on the seismic design of new bridges and retrofitting of existing ones. Prior to the Read More...

Co-relationship of Seismic (EDR) & (PGA) for Cable Stayed Bridge

Co-relationship of Seismic (EDR) & (PGA) for Cable Stayed Bridge
The evolution of the modern cable-stayed bridges took place almost exclusively in postwar Germany in the early fifties. Since then, it has become increasingly popular in many countries because of its remarkable structural efficiency as well as Read More...

Tekla Structures - 3D model based softwares for the Indian construction industry

Ajit Mohite Tekla India
Tekla, the leading International software company has its own offices in 12 countries. Its model–based software products and services are used in more than 80 countries. Tekla is all set Read More...

Web-enabled Management of Construction Projects

Web-enabled Management of Construction Projects
Internet is a global network and with its open standards and accessibility, it is fast evolving into a powerful environment for supporting distributed group work. It has also embraces the construction Read More...

BE Conference 2008 Sharing the BEst Practices

BE Conference 2008 Sharing the BEst Practices
BE Conference—2008, the BEst Practices for Sustaining Infrastructure held at Baltimore, MD, USA, in May 2008 reflected Bentley explicit commitment and mission to provide software for the lifecycle of the Read More...

Mechanization in Construction of Housing and Commercial Infrastructure

Mechanization in Construction of Housing and Commercial Infrastructure
A massive growth is taking place in India in the infrastructure segments. From the year 2000 a growth at 9% per annum has been consistently recorded and it is expected to continue and grow further Read More...

Sandvik— Sandvik Rigs Cut Himalayan Tunnels

Sandvik—  Sandvik Rigs Cut Himalayan Tunnels
Nine Sandvik underground drilling rigs and rock drills are being used to cut tunnels for India’s Parbati Hydroelectric Project (Stage III), under construction in the Himalayan foothills at Himachal Pradesh Read More...

Software for Finite Element Analysis of Prestressed Concrete Structures

Software for Finite Element Analysis
Behavior of prestressed concrete structures mainly depends on the performance of the prestressing force over a design period of these structures. A generalized three-dimensional failure criterion Read More...

Tekla Structures: Building Information Modeling (BIM) solution

Tekla Structures BIM
The building and construction industry needs design-to-build solutions to enhance project communication and to streamline the delivery process of structural design, detailing, fabrication, and Read More...

Seismic Analysis & Design Features in STRUDS

Seismic Analysis Structural design
Structural design of earthquake resistant buildings has almost become mandatory now all over India. As such, we've implemented relevant clauses of IS:1893 (2002) and IS:13920 applicable for RC Read More...

Estimation of Seismic Force

Estimation of Seismic Force
Earthquakes are major natural disasters and increased seismic activity has attained greater importance for analysis of building considering seismic forces. Dynamic analysis is generally believed to provide the Read More...

RISA Technologies Launches RISA-3D Version 7.1 Software Package

RISA Technologies Software Package
RISA Technologies launched its latest version of RISA-3D versionof RISA-3D version 7.1 software in package in India May 2007. It uses most accelerated Sparse Solver Read More...

Forward Analysis for a Cable Stayed Bridge

Cable Stayed Bridge
In general, to design a cable-stayed bridge, a final system (completed system) analysis and a construction stage analysis are required. From the final system (completed system) analysis, dimensions of Read More...

Bentley Innovative Creation

Bentley Structural
Daunting structural and design challenges faced by a project development team can often lead to innovations that serve as a model for designing future projects. The Melbourne Rectangular Stadium Read More...

Panipat Elevated Expressway Project

Panipat Elevated Expressway Project
Panipat, the war city of India situated at 90 km from National capital,Delhi, has a glorious past in the Indian history. It is said that at the time of battle of Mahabharat one of the five villages which Read More...

Omkareshwar Spillway Bridge

Omkareshwar Spillway Bridge
The Omkareshwar Dam Project was conceived in 1965 as an irrigation and power dam to be built in the Central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh. The project entails the construction of a 73 meter high concrete gravity dam on the Narmada River Read More...

Distressed Bridges and Tattered Roads

Distressed Bridges and Tattered Roads
India has a large inventory of bridges including over 1,20,000 bridges under Railways belt, with over 51,000 bridges as much as 100 years old which have outlived their lifespan. There have been periodic Read More...

Design of Longest Span Cable Stayed Bridge

Design of Longest Span Cable Stayed Bridge
Zuari is one of the major rivers in India located near the western coast of the country very close to the sea. The river separates the state capital town Panaji from the airport Dabolim which provides access Read More...

Chambal Cable Stayed Bridge Connecting Shores

Chambal Cable Stayed Bridge Connecting Shores
For the bypass of Kota (RJ), as part of the NHDP Phase II project; NHAI has planned to make the NH-76 cross the Chambal River. Since this crossing was falling in the “Chambal gavial wild life sanctuary,” it was decided to cross the river width of about 300m Read More...

Construction of Bridge Over River Yamuna

Construction of Bridge Over River Yamuna
The national capital territory of Delhi is bustling with construction activities. Apart from the preparatory works for the ensuing Commonwealth Games scheduled for 2010, Delhi is a fast growing city Read More...

A Study on Cable Stayed Footbridge

A Study on Cable Stayed Footbridge
Dr. S.V.Itti, Professor, Department of Civil Engg, K.L.E.S's College of Engg & Technology Belgaum, Ravishankar M. Madagouda, M.Tech Student. In the last decade, several investigations have been directed to condition assessment of cable Read More...

Water Highways The Aqueduct Wonders

Water Highways The Aqueduct Wonders
Getting water to where it is needed has been a concern from times immemorial. While early civilizations set themselves up close to water sources, there were difficulties as the settlement spread. Aqueducts or water bridges Read More...

Critical Review Points on the Design and Construction of Concrete Roads in India

Critical Review Points on the Design and Construction of Concrete Roads in India
The revival of the cement industry in the country coupled with other factors that have boosted the prospects of constructing road projects in the country has made the transportation engineers to sit together, and re-orient their pavement Read More...

Salient Drainage Design Aspects for Roads & Highways

Salient Drainage Design Aspects for Roads & Highways
Dr. S. S. Seehra, Chief Consultant, Roads & Highways SNC–LAVALIN SPAN Consultants (Member of the SNC–LAVALIN Group Inc.) & Former Director–Grade Scientist & Area Advisor, Central Road Research Institute, New Delhi Read More...

Tekla Structures 3D BIM Technology used in Rabale Railway Station

Rabale Railway Station
Rabale railway station located in the planned city of Navi Mumbai, is an extension to the Mumbai Suburban Rail Network. This new project line was proposed to offer connectivity between Thane and Navi Mumbai Read More...
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New Building Material & Construction World
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Modern Green Structures & Architecture

Modern Green Structures & Architecture
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Lifting & Specialized Transport
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Indian Infrastructure & Tenders Week

Indian Infrastructure & Tenders Week