Srons Engineers, India’s first company to manufacture SDA Bars, has a strong quality control policy in place

Srons Engineers, India’s first company to manufacture SDA Bars, has a strong quality control policy in place
Established in 2015 to support the growing demand of its Rock Hardware products, Srons Engineers is an Indian manufacturer of Rock Bolts, Self-drilling Anchor systems and Self Drilling Anchor Bolt parts like hollow bar & rod Read More...

Tunneling, Rock Support & Geotechnical Solutions by MIPL & ROBIT

Tunneling, Rock Support & Geotechnical Solutions by MIPL & ROBIT
Machino International (MIPL) - a specialist company based in New Delhi, is a leading supplier of Construction, Tunnelling and Geotechnical products. The company has more than 30 years of experience in H.E.P, Road Tunnels, Cavern projects Read More...

Turkey’s Tough Geology Inspires Robust Machine Design

Turkey’s Tough Geology Inspires Robust Machine Design
Driven through a mountain side with 600-m of cover in Central Turkey, the Kargi Kizilirmak Hydroelectric Project is one of the most challenging tunneling projects ever completed in the region. The project is located on the Kızılırmak River Read More...

CREG’s EPB TBM Ready to Perform in Italy

CREG’s EPB TBM Ready to Perform in Italy
The Turin-Venice high-speed rail is part of the Pan-European Multimodal Corridor, which traverses the northern part of Italy and connects the northwest to the northeast of the country. It is an important gateway for Western European countries Read More...

Characteristics & Categorization of Tunnel Fires & Their Mitigation

Characteristics & Categorization of Tunnel Fires & Their Mitigation
A fire that develops in a tunnel interacts with the ventilation airflow and generates complicated air flow patterns and turbulence in the vicinity. The heat generated warms up the surrounding air, and in case of a slope inside Read More...

Mapei: Injection Solutions for Underground Construction

Mapei: Injection Solutions for Underground Construction
Injection can be defined as the introduction of a material with pressure into the ground or a structure for waterproofing and for consolidating voids, cracks and porosity. Generally, the injection can be categorised as Pre Read More...

Tunnel Renovation Redefined

Tunnel Renovation Redefined
During renovation of the Hasselborner Tunnel in Central Hesse, Germany, contractor Baresel used a method they hadn't tried before. Parts of the tunnel lining had to be removed and the areas were subsequently Read More...

GHH adds Shotcreting Machine to its - Tunneling Equipment Solutions

GHH adds Shotcreting Machine to its - Tunneling Equipment Solutions
GHH is offering state-of-the-art and proven IS26 Concrete Spraying (Shotcrete) machine in India. The machine is suitable for shotcreting application in medium and large sized tunnels with cross sections ranging Read More...

Kishanganga Hydro Power project – A New Power House

Kishanganga Hydro Power project – A New Power House
Inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India, the Kishanganga Hydro Electric Power project is the first mega hydro power plant to be awarded as EPC to HCC by NHPC. Located at Bandipore in north Kashmir, the Read More...

Tunneling to Prosperity: Solutions, Equipment and Technologies

Tunneling to Prosperity: Solutions, Equipment and Technologies
India is one of the fastest growing markets for tunnel construction due to various infrastructure development projects underway across the country. Tunnels are required for hydroelectric power projects, for improving road Read More...

CREG: Tunneling Specialist

CREG: Tunneling Specialist
China-based China Railway Engineering Equipment Group Co., Ltd (CREG) is a subsidiary of the public- listed China Railway Engineering Corporation (CREC), a Fortune 500 company and a key state-owned company under Read More...

Intermodality & Last Mile Connectivity - Creating Smart Walkable Spaces

Intermodality & Last Mile Connectivity - Creating Smart Walkable Spaces
Urban congestion needs to be addressed by encouraging high quality and innovative energy-efficient public transport integrating it with other forms of paratransit, ensuring last mile connectivity; working on Read More...

Ashram Metro Station - An Engineering Masterpiece

Ashram Metro Station - An Engineering Masterpiece
One of the main challenges of constructing a station in the Delhi Metro Network, especially in a busy and densely populated area, is designing it according to the ambience and the limited space allocated. Constructing Read More...

Transit Oriented Development - Challenges and Proposed Regulatory Framework

Transit Oriented Development - Challenges and Proposed Regulatory Framework
Transit Oriented Development (TOD) complements the concept of new urbanism. Compact, mixed-use communities are the answer to suburban problems. Due to the dynamic nature and multiplicity of underlying Read More...

Simulating oversize and heavy vehicle manoeuvres using AutoTURN® from Transoft Solutions.

Simulating oversize and heavy vehicle manoeuvres using AutoTURN® from Transoft Solutions.
Use AutoTURN® to design infrastructure adjustments to safely operate trucks transporting wind turbine components. By Er. Alessio Gori - collaborator at POLITECNICA INGEGNERIA ED ARCHITETTURA SOC. COOP. Read More...

Urgent Course Correction Imperative for Indian Railways

Urgent Course Correction Imperative for Indian Railways
Railways’ freight and passenger businesses over the 5-year period, i.e., 2014-15 to 2018-19 (budgeted) indicate a flat growth. The number of total passenger journeys would record a CAGR of 0.22%, passenger kilometres Read More...

Meeting Emerging Urban Transport Challenges

Meeting Emerging Urban Transport Challenges
The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has envisaged growth of urban transport along with a low carbon footprint through seamless implementation of a New Metro Rail Policy, announced last year 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...

Afcons uses Robbins EPB TBM to Complete Third Bore for Chennai Metro Project

Afcons uses Robbins EPB TBM to Complete Third Bore for Chennai Metro Project
Contractor Afcons Infrastructure Ltd used a 6.65 m (21.8 ft) diameter Robbins EPB TBM to bore through in Chennai Metro, making it the contractor's third tunnel to be bored by the machine for the project. The three Read More...

Robbins Slurry TBM ramps up for Mumbai Metro Line 3

Robbins Slurry TBM ramps up for Mumbai Metro Line 3
The first of two Slurry TBMs, a rebuilt 6.65 m (21.8 ft) diameter machine, passed its factory acceptance on September 4, 2017 in Singapore. The machine, fitted with a Robbins cutterhead and outer Read More...

Tunnelling Technologies & product support keep pace with construction complexities

Tunnelling Technologies & product support keep pace with construction complexities
Advanced technologies, mechani- sation of equipment with heightened safety features, and timely service and technical support to end-users can help the construction industry deal with construction complexities Read More...

Delhi Metro’s Underground Revolution

Delhi Metro’s Underground Revolution
The Delhi Metro’s underground construction in its third phase of expansion cannot be considered anything short of a revolution. Close to 80 kilometres of underground tunnels have been laid beneath Read More...

Chenani-Nashri Tunnel — An Engineering Marvel

Chenani-Nashri Tunnel — An Engineering Marvel
The Chenani-Nashri tunnel is a single-tube bi-directional tunnel, with a 9.35-metre carriageway, vertical clearance of 5 metres, and a parallel escape tunnel with cross passages connecting to the main Read More...

Gotthard Tunnel:World’s longest railway tunnel opens in Switzerland

Gotthard Tunnel
After nearly 2 decades of construction, the Gotthard Base Tunnel was officially opened on June 1, 2016 and exceeded all previous dimensions in terms of tunnel length, engineering and logistics Read More...

Bullet Trains– Indian Prespective, Pros and Cons

Bullet Train India
The bullet trains are generally classified as high speed trains having speed of 300 kmph (Kilometers per hour). These trains are currently running in many countries including China, France, Germany, Italy Read More...

Alkali-free Accelerators for Wet Shotcreting in Tunnelling

Alkali-free Accelerators for Wet Shotcreting in Tunnelling
Shotcrete is something indispensable in tunnelling. It is a high-performance product, which is placed through spraying hydraulically/pneumatically and compacted by the impinging force of the material when shot Read More...

An Approach to Safe and Stable Excavation in the Himalayas

An Approach to Safe and Stable Excavation in the Himalayas
India has been trying to spread its railway network to reach the remote and difficult border areas. A considerable portion of the railway tracks are to be placed inside tunnels and steep cut slopes in the Read More...

Smart Thinking for Smart Transportation

Smart Thinking for Smart Transportation
In 2014, the urban population accounted for 54% of the total global population, says the United Nations database. This figure is predicted to reach upto 70% in 2050. The UN also finds that the urban population Read More...

The Hauz Khas Interchange: Delhi Metro's Deepest Metro Station

The Hauz Khas Interchange: Delhi Metro's Deepest Metro Station
Any underground construction work is always an engineering challenge. Construction work below the surface requires precision in planning and absolute competence in execution since even a minor error or Read More...

Tunneling Technologies Driven by Evolving Construction Methods

Tunneling Technologies Driven by Evolving Construction Methods
Tunneling construction gained rapid momentum in India during the past decade. Metro railway projects across the country widely showcase varied technological requirements for tunneling. DMRC has always Read More...

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