China: Leading Machinery Production & Service

China: Leading Machinery Production & Service
The press conference, moderated by the vice president of CCCME, highlighted developments in the Chinese construction machinery industry, enterprises and top brands, expertise and service capabilities for global Read More...

Seismic Vulnerability Assessment and Strengthening of Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings

Seismic Vulnerability Assessment and Strengthening of Existing Reinforced Concrete Buildings
Some of the severe earthquakes that occurred across the world after the year 2005 are Nepal M 7.8 (2015), Haiti M 7.0 (2010), Southern Sumatra, Indonesia M 7.5 (2009), Eastern Sichuan, China M7.9 (2008), and Java, Indonesia Read More...

Tata BlueScope Steel PEB Solutions for Boeing - TATA Aerospace Facility in Hyderabad

Tata BlueScope Steel PEB Solutions for Boeing - TATA Aerospace Facility in Hyderabad
In November 2015, Boeing and Tata Advance Systems announced a joint venture for manufacturing aero structures and collaboration on development of integrated systems in India. This was a significate step Read More...

Precast Construction - Elematic Helps B. G. Shirke to Execute Mass Projects

Precast Construction - Elematic Helps B. G. Shirke to Execute Mass Projects
It has been the dream of our founder- chairman, Padmashri B.G. Shirke, to industrialize the civil engineering construction in our country by manufacturing standardized precast components for building Read More...

Precast Construction - Tecnocom of Progress Group supplies mould system for the longest road bridge in Colombia

Precast Construction - Tecnocom of Progress Group supplies mould system for the longest road bridge in Colombia
The figures concerning the "Proyecto Cartagena-Barranquilla y circunvalar de la Prosperidad" are impressive. The new road link on the Caribbean coast in northern Colombia is 146 km long, half of it is designed with two dual Read More...

RERA: Law of the Land?

RERA: Law of the Land?
It is nearly a year since the Indian realty entered a new paradigm with the on-set of nationwide implementation of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 (RERA). As the first anniversary of RERA draws Read More...

Wirtgen Group showcases specialized solutions for road construction

Wirtgen Group showcases specialized solutions for road construction
The focus of this year's Road Technology Days organized by the Wirtgen, Vögele and Hamm brands was on synergies, 3D applications and networked jobsite processes. The three companies provided practical Read More...

Ammann Apollo Technology Holds Global Meet

Ammann Apollo Technology Holds Global Meet
Ammann Apollo Technology organized a global Meet at its newly refurbished manufacturing facility in Gujarat. The Meet was attended by over 1000 attendees including product dealers, contractors, financiers, project Read More...

Tunnelling Through the Ages

Tunnelling Through the Ages
History has seen the evolution of tunnelling starting with cave formation, for water management, underground transportation, mineral extraction and for warfare purposes. The oldest reference of a tunnel was Read More...

Moving is Always Stressful - 3D software helps engineers prove their clients' new "home" is ready for work

Moving is Always Stressful - 3D software helps engineers prove their clients' new "home" is ready for work
Whether it's moving across town or across the country, there are always boxes to pack and trucks to fill. But what if the core of your business IS trucks and you didn't have a choice about moving? That's exactly Read More...

Goldhofer's PST/SL-E and a taxi ride for King Kong

Goldhofer's PST/SL-E and a taxi ride for King Kong
Occupying 20 hectares of land, the Vialand leisure park – with its 26 modern rides – opened in the Eyüp district of Istanbul in 2013 as the first leisure park in the whole of Turkey. Last spring, one of the main attractions Read More...

Allcargo Logistics: Surmounting challenges with ingenuous solutions

Allcargo Logistics: Surmounting challenges with ingenuous solutions
For India's leading biofuels company, Praj Industries Limited, it was a challenging task to transport a gigantic column — 64m long and weighing 150 metric tons — over a 600km distance from its Kandla SEZ unit Read More...

Universal Transport moves ultra-heavy components for an F60 opencast mining conveyor bridge

Universal Transport moves ultra-heavy components for an F60 opencast mining conveyor bridge
With the help of Goldhofer heavy-duty modules supplied by Trans A.D.M., Universal Transport, last summer, handled an exceptional transport challenge: delivery of huge replacement components for the Read More...

Logistics Industry Outlook, challenges, and technological developments

Logistics Industry Outlook, challenges, and technological developments
Logistics is regarded as the backbone of the economy, providing efficient and cost- effective flow of goods on which other commercial sectors depend. The logistics industry in India is evolving rapidly, it is the interplay Read More...

Specialized Transportation Room for Collaboration with Stakeholders

Specialized Transportation Room for Collaboration with Stakeholders
With industrial and energy-based projects such as wind power and refineries attaining higher proportions in India, there is need for more collaborative efforts amongst equipment manufacturers Read More...

Crane Rental Down, But Not Out

Crane Rental Down, But Not Out
Business sentiments have been depressed in the crane rental industry across categories for some time, especially amongst owners of the higher class of crawler cranes. One of the reasons is the release of cranes from Read More...

Kögel introduces new NOVUM generation of trailers

Kögel introduces new NOVUM generation of trailers
Kögel is introducing the new and reliable external frame and body, for its Cargo, Mega, and Light platform trailers. The Kögel tarpaulin semi-trailers are also receiving further optimisations as part of the new NOVUM Read More...

Sany cranes deployed at Suzlon India's wind power project

Sany cranes deployed at Suzlon India's wind power project
Project developers are deploying new cranes and advanced transportation to enable faster and safer completion of their projects. Suzlon India's wind power project at Agar in Madhya Pradesh, is one such site Read More...

The 6th edition of Concrete Show India to catalyse the bullish Construction & Infra market

The 6th edition of Concrete Show India to catalyse the bullish Construction & Infra market
UBM India has announced the 6th edition of the Concrete Show India (CSI), the country’s exclusive expo dedicated to the Construction and Infrastructure sector. Covering key areas in civil infrastructure including Read More...

bauma CONEXPO AFRICA attracts over 50 exhibitors from India

bauma CONEXPO AFRICA attracts over 50 exhibitors from India
Sensing a significant demand for construction equipment from the emerging African market, over 50 exhibitors from India participated at bauma CONEXPO AFRICA, Africa’s leading industry trade fair Read More...

Faster & Better Road Construction is Possible

Faster & Better Road Construction is Possible
Road Transport & Highways minister Nitin Gadkari has time and again been urging to use more of innovative techniques and materials for faster and better-quality construction of roads and highways. While launching Read More...

KONE India - launches new elevators for the mid-range segment with visuals inspired by the Navratna

KONE India - launches new elevators for the mid-range segment with visuals inspired by the Navratna
Leading elevator and escalator manufacturing company KONE India has new elevator offerings: KONE U MONOSPACE® and KONE U MINISPACE™ for the mid-range segment, and launched Read More...

Unpacking Composite Construction: Global Trends

Unpacking Composite Construction: Global Trends
The construction of tall buildings has had a marked shift away from a North American dominance that has lasted from the first steel skyscrapers in New York and Chicago in the early 1900s until the emergence of a new Read More...

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...
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