2017 Sets Records for Geographical Diversity, Number, and Height of Skyscrapers

2017 Sets Records for Geographical Diversity, Number, and Height of Skyscrapers
The 2017 Tall Building Year in Review / Tall Buildings in Numbers data analysis report shows that more buildings of 200 meters’ height or greater were completed in 2017 than in any other year, with a total Read More...

Vertical Construction Equipment - Concrete Pumps, Tower Cranes, Man-n-Materials Hoist

Vertical Construction Equipment - Concrete Pumps, Tower Cranes, Man-n-Materials Hoist
To arrest cost and time overruns for project delivery to end-customers as per the new regulations in the real estate sector, and faced with a paucity of funds by developers, contracting companies are striving to meet their Read More...

Insitu Investigation of Cinder Mound For Building Construction - A Case Study

Insitu Investigation of Cinder Mound For Building Construction - A Case Study
Cinder is a waste generated as coal residues from the blast furnace of thermal power plant. It was accumulated over a long periods near railway station, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India. This dumping Read More...

Singapore promotes precast concrete elements

Singapore promotes precast concrete elements
Straits Construction Group, one of the largest construction companies in Singapore, recently commissioned a plant for producing not just walls and floor panels, but also pre-stressed solid slabs and 3D kitchen Read More...

World's Most Amazing Bridges

World's Most Amazing Bridges
The 6.5 feet wide walkway in the Hongyagu Scenic Area in Hebei province hangs 755 feet above the ground, and is the world's longest bridge, which opened in 2017-end. Designed by Tel Aviv architect Haim Dotan Read More...

Why do many roads constructed in India fail prematurely?

Why do many roads constructed in India fail prematurely?
There is a fundamental engineering requirement with respect to the bituminous mix used in road construction. The mix should be dense so that water cannot penetrate it. In fact, water can destroy both rural Read More...

Influence of Surface Scaling on the Performance of Cement Concrete Roads

Influence of Surface Scaling on the Performance of Cement Concrete Roads
A well designed and properly constructed cement concrete road generally outperforms the structural and functional performance parameters set for it. On the other hand, premature distresses such as surface Read More...

Emerging Methodologies & Technologies for Construction of Flexible Pavement

Emerging Methodologies & Technologies for Construction of Flexible Pavement
While an efficient transport system is needed for growth of economy, roads play an important role as most sought mode of transport. India has an extensive road network of 4.6 million kms and number of vehicles Read More...

Elgi Equipments – A complete air compressor solutions provider

Elgi Equipments – A complete air compressor solutions provider
Elgi Equipments manufactures a complete range of compressed air solutions that include oil flooded and oil-free electric powered screw compressors, diesel powered portable screw compressors, oil flooded Read More...

Catalyzing Employability through Infra, Social and Rural Development Projects

Catalyzing Employability through Infra, Social and Rural Development Projects
With 65% of India’s population composed of youngsters facing job deficit, our demographics dictate that infrastructure, social and rural development projects can be one the important role models for solving Read More...

Seismic Design Concept for Non-Structural Connections using Post-installed Anchors

Seismic Design Concept for Non-Structural Connections using Post-installed Anchors
As the seismic activity in and around India, has been steadily increasing, the government has taken the initiative to conduct several workshops and trainings to spread awareness on the subject. Seismic design of Read More...

2017: The Year of RERA – What is the current scenario?

2017: The Year of RERA – What is the current scenario?
The Real Estate Regulatory Act (RERA) which came into effect from 1st May 2017, was aimed at ensuring accountability, infusing transparency and bringing uniformity in practices in the real estate sector Read More...

Real Estate 2018 Era of RERA, GST and REIT

Real Estate 2018 Era of RERA, GST and REIT
The year 2017 has been the most eventful period for the Indian Real Estate sector with new regulations and policy changes, following demonetization, roll out of RERA, Benami Transaction Prohibition Read More...

Atlas Copco's HiLight V5+ wins best design award for India's most eco-friendly light tower

Atlas Copco's HiLight V5+ wins best design award for India's most eco-friendly light tower
Atlas Copco's HiLight H5+ LED light tower makes job sites brighter and safer, and is the most silent and efficient light tower for road construction, airports, hydro power projects, mining and construction Read More...

Equipment Financing & Leasing-market overview, emerging trends, challenges, and way forward

Equipment Financing & Leasing-market overview, emerging trends, challenges, and way forward
The Infrastructure sector is a key driver for the Indian economy and is largely responsible for propelling India’s overall development. The government is focused on initiating policies to ensure the creation Read More...

PEPSCON 2018

PEPSCON 2018
The Pre-Engineered Structures Society of India (PSI) recently organized PEPSCON 2018, a three-day conference-cum-exhibition on pre-engineered and pre-cast concrete structures. Held at VR Siddhartha Engineering Read More...

Liugong India's long-term business preparedness

Liugong India's long-term business preparedness
Liugong India recently celebrated its 15 years of India operations and the 10th anniversary of its manufacturing facility in Pithampur, Madhya Pradesh. The event was attended by Liugong’s dealers in India Read More...

KEF Infra One Industrial Park

KEF Infra One Industrial Park
KEF Infra, a wholly-owned subsidiary of UAE-based KEF Holdings, has set up the world's largest fully-integrated offsite manufacturing unit, comprising of seven scalable independent units, in Krishnagiri Read More...

Elevators & Escalators - Manufacturers focus on Expansion, Technology & Service

Elevators & Escalators - Manufacturers focus on Expansion, Technology & Service
India's leading elevator manufacturers are undertaking massive capacity expansion and targeting 8-10% sales growth this year on the back of likely revival in the real estate market after the implementation of RERA and GST Read More...

Miles and miles to go...For Indian cities to be truly smart!

Miles and miles to go...For Indian cities to be truly smart!
The last few years have witnessed pragmatic policies to bring about an urban renaissance in the country through innovative initiatives in urban development. On the top of such initiatives is the government Read More...

CERA Shows the Right Way to the Equipment & Cranes Rental Industry

CERA Shows the Right Way to the Equipment & Cranes Rental Industry
CERA (Construction Equipment Rental Association of India) since its inception in April 2017, launched with a meager membership of nearly two dozen rental companies, in a metamorphic style Read More...

CDE organizes customers’ meet, presents advanced sand washing technologies

CDE organizes customers’ meet, presents advanced sand washing technologies
Leading sand washing equipment manufacturer, CDE, organized a customers’ meet coinciding with Excon 2017, wherein the company highlighted the importance of manufactured sands Read More...

Watershed developments in the highway ecosystem during 2017

Watershed developments in the highway ecosystem during 2017
The year gone by witnessed several structural changes, in fact, watershed developments shedding off developers concerns, stress and strains retarding the progress and growth of the road and highway Read More...

IESC: Transforming the skill landscape

IESC: Transforming the skill landscape
Over the years, growth in the infrastructure equipment sector has been synonymous with the economic health of the country. In 2010, the sale of construction equipment was around 60,000 units and expected Read More...

Excon positions India as global CE manufacturing hub

Excon positions India as global CE manufacturing hub
Excon 2017, South Asia’s largest construction equipment exhibition, ended on a successful note, having attracted 925 exhibitors (including 275 from abroad) and 40,000 business visitors from across Read More...

Minimization of heat ingress using insulated Hollow Concrete Block wall in buildings

Minimization of heat ingress using insulated Hollow Concrete Block wall in buildings
Heat transfer through concrete block wall into a building is determined and comparison has been made with insulated hollow concrete block. The paper deals with use of different type of thermal insulations Read More...

Elematic’s great products, reliable service and world reputation persuaded BSBK to switch to precast

Elematic’s great products, reliable service and world reputation persuaded BSBK to switch to precast
One of India’s best known construction company BSBK Group chose Elematic as its key partner for a large-scale government housing project, thanks to the Finnish company’s excellence in precast Read More...

KEF Infra to Prefabricate KMCH’s New College Hospital in Coimbatore

KEF Infra to Prefabricate KMCH’s New College Hospital in Coimbatore
KEF Infra, leaders of innovative, integrated offsite manufacturing and prefabrication in India, and Kovai Medical Center and Hospital Ltd. (KMCH), Tamil Nadu’s most trusted multi-speciality hospital Read More...

Design Related Advantages for adapting Precast Framing System for the Superstructure

Design Related Advantages for adapting Precast Framing System for the Superstructure
The total and exact effects of these changes is a subject of long discussions and probably, some debate due to interpretation differences, however, to summarise in short, for the benefit Read More...

Staying SAFE with Precast

Staying SAFE with Precast
An innovative solution powered by precast concrete could make flooding a thing of the past. Though Mother Nature is beautiful, she can pack a powerful punch. Flooding and earthquakes, which can destroy Read More...
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