Piling Rig Manufacturers Look for New Business Avenues

Piling Rig Manufacturers Look for New Business Avenues
Slowdown in infrastructureprojects has curtailed demand of foundation equipment in the country. The demand went down at such a time when foundation and piling have started making gradual inroads in the construction Read More...

Tekla India Expands its Portfolio in the Domestic Market

Finland based Tekla Corporation, specialists in 3D model-based software products leveraged by construction, engineering and architectural communities to design and analyze building models, has announced plans to expand operations in the Indian market. India is the fastest growing market for Tekla. Revenues from India operations Read More...

NCL Industries Limited

NCL Industries Limited
NCL Industries Limited, a brain child of Sri K. Ramachandra Raju who was running a small scale industry at Hyderabad. During late 1970's when government of Andhra Pradesh invited Private participation in cement industry, Mr.Raju was one of the first to establish Read More...

EXCON - Construction Equipment and Technology Trade Fair

EXCON - Construction Equipment and Technology Trade Fair
Excon 2011 is dedicated to construction equipment and construction technology sector is expected to bring all the professionals and other players related on to a common platform. The expo presents an extensive range of construction products Read More...

Reuse of Textile ETP Sludge as Construction Material

As per Tamil Nadu State Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) records, there are about 830 large units engaged in textile industrial processes in Tirupur alone. These industries have established eight Common Effluent Treatment Plants (CETPs) and many individual Effluent Treatment Plants (ETP), which are subjected to treat about 75,000 m3 of effluent per day Read More...

Safety Planning and Administration

Theoretically Safety means the absence of danger at work which is made possible by eliminating hazards that create danger. ILO, in one of their documents, state "A thing is provisionally categorized as safe if the risks are deemed known, and in the light of that knowledge, judged to be acceptable. However, generally, safety is adjudged in terms of an Read More...

PRECON3D

PRECON3D
PRECON3D : A Software for Three Dimensional Finite Element, Analysis of Prestressed Concrete Structures. A powerful and practical software for three dimensional linear elastic finite element analysis of prestressed Read More...

Greywater Recycling Systems

Greywater Recycling Systems
For rapidly increasing per capita water consumption in an emerging economy like India, Grey Water Recycling (GWR) systems appear to become in future a mandatory and inevitable component in residential and commercial facilities. Though such Read More...

Infrastructure Construction with Recycled Materials

Infrastructure Construction with Recycled Materials
Waste is generated from all directions. It may be from Industry, Municipality and Agriculture or from any other process of human or animal use. The waste may be in the form of solid, liquid or in gases form. They Read More...

Hydro Electric Projects: Merits and Demerits

Hydro Electric Projects: Merits and Demerits
In this type of contract, a team of contractors typically join together and form a consortium to bid for the whole project with the obligation to undertake additional investigations, design, construct, supply Read More...

A Legal Analysis of Some Clausal-Related Disputes in Construction Contracts

The contractor under a construction contract is invariably required to carry out and complete the project by a specified date. This requirement is often accompanied by an obligation to produce a construction programme and to keep it up to date. There may be a contract administrator with powers to approve the programme. This paper identifies matters in relation Read More...

Tekla Structures in Practice: Sutter Medical Center

Tekla Structures
Tekla Structures is a tool that enables reinforced steel to be part of this process. Tekla structures give us the ability to quickly and accurately reveal and communicate conflicts with design, constructability Read More...

AutoQty - A Software for Automatic Quantity & Cost Estimation From AutoCAD Drawings

The Software is provided with help tutorials and Demo that help a user to learn how to utilize all of the features in a productive manner. A small investment in this Software will handle your needs and increase your accuracy and speed up Quantity and Cost Estimation process. Cost of the Software is Rs. 8000/- only. Read More...

Make Your Construction Business More Agile with Opticon Accelerator

Opticon Accelerator
In essence, for your construction business organization to become more agile, you must have a business management system that facilitates respon- siveness to changes within and outside the organization Read More...

Use of Geosynthetic Material For Reinforced Earthwall Construction

Use of Geosynthetic Material For Reinforced Earthwall Construction
Reinforced earth retaining wall is comparatively a new construction technique. Due to its simplicity, economy and faster pace of construction, several such retaining walls have been constructed all over the world Read More...

TEKLA 3D Modelling Technology for Bridge Construction

Chenab Bridge
We all marvel at the beauty of their architectural & structural complexity, uniqueness of their shape and life stature they assume in public space. Modern structures built all over the world have not only become icons Read More...

Causes and Prevention of Structural Failures

Causes and Prevention of Structural Failures
Part of a building in Vijayawada collapsed one early morning killing a person. On inspection, it was found that the collapsed part was constructed adjacent to the main building with 25mm expansion Read More...

Piled Raft Foundation for Seismic Performance of Tall Buildings

Piled Raft Foundation for Seismic Performance of Tall Buildings
The last two years have seen the start of many mega construction projects in India, which include several skyscrapers having more than 40 floors and several more than 150m tall. Their foundation types may Read More...

Use of Nanotechnology in Cement-Based Materials

Use of Nanotechnology in Cement-Based Materials
Exploring and manipulating inner characteristics at nano-meter scale of matter in order to obtain exceptional properties and performance of materials is one of the most active research areas of the present time. The Read More...

Performance Based Seismic Evaluation

Performance Based Seismic Evaluation
In the present study, a mathematical model of a G+7 storey space frame having nine columns at all the panel points of a 3m x 3m grid with an overall plan dimension of 6m x 6m is considered. The effect of omitting a column from the first storey to sixth storey on Read More...

Buildings that are Unsafe in Earthquakes

Buildings that are Unsafe in Earthquakes
Earthquakes continue to kill thousands of people and make hundreds of thousands homeless. Within a few seconds, they destroy infrastructure that was developed over decades. To a degree, we have Read More...

ACE Launches ACX 750 Crawler Crane

ACE Launches ACX 750 Crawler Crane
Action Construction Equipment Limited (ACE) has recently launched its ACX 750 Crawler Crane at Gurgaon near Delhi. The crane has a lifting capacity of 75 tons which it can lift at 12 metre boom length at 3.6 metres working radius Read More...

RebarCAD and its Global Beneficiaries

RebarCAD
RebarCAD (Earlier known as CADS RC (1)) has been used to detail a record number of drawings in a short span of time. The savings in steel due to accurate bar bending schedules and the ability to reduce scrap Read More...

Structural Analysis Software for Concrete Building Design

Structural Analysis Software
ADAPT is a Premier Autodesk Structural Engineering Partner. Now one can use the 3D building model created in Revit Structure to automatically create detailed design model in the ADAPT-Builder suite Read More...

HIT-Office is the perfect Construction ERP for Construction Management

HIT Office
A Computer Software which will serve all requirements regarding the Construction Management has always been a top priority for the medium & big enterprises. There are many solutions available but still Read More...

AutoQty Eases Quantity & Cost Estimation

AutoQty software is interactive, intuitive & user-friendly. The Software is provided with the help of tutorials and online demo that help a user to learn how to utilize all of the features in a productive manner. A small investment in this software will go a long way to increase your accuracy and speed of quantity and cost estimation process Read More...

BIM Software for Building and Construction Industry

BIM Software
To further increase productivity, the construction companies need an accurate and comprehensive 3D tool to streamline their workflow. Tekla Corporation provides an answer to this demand with its innovative Read More...

Advanced Software Solutions for Civil Engineering Industry

Advanced Software Solutions
Technology and Software Solutions have today revolutionized the world. Name any field and you will find a plethora of software developed to ease out the work and transfer one's vivid imaginations onto paper Read More...

ROOF INDIA 2011

ROOF INDIA 2011 Exhibition- Asia's Largest Roofing & Allied Technologies Event was recently held, in Mumbai. The 3-day international exhibition featured over 115+ national and international exhibitors / representative companies. showcasing their latest Roofing Systems and allied technologies and products Read More...

BIM Approach to Construction Management

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Construction industry is experiencing a boom due to the size and volume of infrastructure projects across airports, power and steel plants, railways, ports, roads & highways. Construction sector accounts Read More...
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