An Innovative Tool to Teach and Train

ASK_EHS

The world is expanding and indeed expanding at a breath neck pace, Expansion of our world requires construction of new Industries and Production process from commissioned industries. No matter where we work and where we live, the Hazards of Urbanizations are constantly lurking at close corners.

It is a responsibility of everyone to make our work place safe and one major element to ensure this is via sharing information. If we encounter a hazard or condition which may or may have resulted in an accident or a near miss, it is important that the information related to such Hazards or Conditions and safe methods to mitigate those hazards are shared with others in the organization as soon as possible, which shall equip them to encounter it with a better reasoning and safety.

Udayan-Sharma
Udayan Sharma
Founder & Director ASK-EHS Engineering Consultant, Surat
People are always looking for new ways to educate their workforces. If the medium used to educate is not complex and is visual than it’s a proven fact that the participants learn better.

The most effective method is to use, a visual medium integrated with sound interface, this evokes the two most important senses of human anatomy simultaneously, eyes and ears, resulting in transformation of information to the brain in a format, which is easiest to retain and for a longer duration.

NBMCW May 2013

Benefits of Project Management in Developing India’s Infrastructure

During the past couple of years, India has enjoyed the privilege of being amongst the most favored investment destinations of the world. With the sharp vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and compelling Read More ...

Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Ordinance 2015 Provisions & Legal Issues

In a significant development for Indian arbitration law, the President of India has formally adopted the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Ordinance 2015 (the "Ordinance"), which will bring about major and long-awaited reforms to arbitration in India. The Ordinance amends Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1996 and seeks in particular to eliminate Read More ...

Redefining India – Accelerating Infrastructure Projects Through Project Management

Raj Kalady
In the last two decades, India has emerged as one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. According to a Citi group report, following the reforms undertaken by Government of India, the GDP is Read More ...

A Study of Constructability Issues Related to Various Stages of Design and Construction Process

The increasing levels of competition and the introduction of manufacturing concepts within the industry led to specialization. Such specialization led to the separation of design and construction facilities. The increasing complexity of many projects makes it more and more difficult for the designers to be fully aware of all the implications of their Read More ...

Model for Processing Construction Claims

Construction Claims
With growing standards, advanced technologies, and owner-desired additions and changes, construction projects are becoming more and more complex, while the successful completion of projects has been thought to depend mainly Read More ...

Obligations of Parties & Provisions of Claims in Modern Construction Contracts

Construction contracts usually contain notice-of-claim provisions. The contractor must, within a stated period of time, notify the project owner in writing of any occurrence which may give rise to a claim for additional compensation under the contract. The policy behind these requirements is sound. Owners should have the opportunity to respond to Read More ...

Termination of Contract Under Old FIDIC

Termination of Contract
Most commercial construction contracts include provisions allowing either party to terminate a contract for cause (also referred to as a termination for "default"). Unlike terminations for convenience, Read More ...

Position of Engineer & Independent Engineer In Standard Forms of Contracts

The engineer is generally responsible for issuing the completion certificates and supervising any tests that have been contractually agreed as well as establishing that payments to the Contractor can be made, in funded Read More ...

Study on Project Schedule and Cost Overruns - Expedite Infrastructure Projects

The KPMG in India – Project Management Institute (PMI) study was initiated on the request of MoSPI, which highlights the major reasons for schedule and cost overruns across major sector's infrastructure Read More ...

PPP Audit of Infra Project - Importance and Implication

Purnima Bajpai, Reliance Infrastructure, Pune.A contentious issue in the context of PPP arrangements and their audit relates to the scope of audit by Supreme Audit Institutions (SAI), in Read More ...

Modern Data Collection Techniques for Management of Road Assets

It is now well established that decision on maintenance, rehabilitation and upgradation/ improvement measures needs to be based on an objective assessment (with an analytical approach) to Read More ...

Management of Quality Quantity and Speed

Management is the need of today. Management has been included in various specialised fields now like environment, tourism, hotel, information technology etc. apart from traditional courses like finance, human resource, operation and marketing. In the management concept, management sets the goals based on quantities for individuals and performance Read More ...

Infrastructure Projects Through Project Management

India is only second among the emerging economies next to China. With an average GDP rate of 7.5% and upside, the demand to improvise infrastructure is magnanimous. The average spending capacity 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 ...

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 ...

Termination of Contract Under New FIDIC

The termination of a relationship in a construction contract can often come as a surprise causing both confusion and resentment. Negotiations can escalate into protracted and costly disputes. Employers believe their Read More ...
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