Adhesives & Sealants articles

Roof waterproofing: A critical challenge for high-rise buildings

Roof waterproofing: A critical challenge for high-rise buildings

Sanjay Bahadur explains that high-rise buildings have suffered continuous assaults with consequential interior damage due to the intrusion of wind and water therefore waterproofing of roofs is a critical challenge and the methodology varies from case to case basis. High-rise building or Skyscrapers have always been an attraction especially for a city like Mumbai buzzing

Japan to exhibit know-how at India Chem 2014

(Photo Caption: The earlier editions of India Chem were a huge success. It is felt that the forthcoming edition India Chem 2014 will replicate the success of earlier editions.) India Chem 2014, the largest event of Chemicals and Petrochemical Industry in India, in its 8th edition will present some of the most well known Japanese

An Outlook on Indian Construction Equipment Industry

A.M.Muralidharan writes about the challenges facing the Indian construction equipment industry and initiatives needed at this juncture to improve the situation while trying to gauge the future scenario. The construction equipment industry is going to see a change in the coming years due to modifications in the infrastructure, construction and mining sectors in India. India’s

Construction Chemical Industry: Stratagem of higher end product replacement

Construction Chemical Industry is growing at a steady rate of 17 per cent and is likely to increase its numbers, if awareness and benefits of usage of these products are portrayed to the end-users, says V.Raghunathan, Vice President, Technologies – Cerachem Pvt Limited.   Construction Chemicals or so called “sunrise industry” is growing at a


Innovations and forthcoming challenges in Adhesives market

Jeremy Hunter states that the global adhesives and sealants market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3.86 percent over the period 2012-2016. Also China and India are the biggest consumers of adhesives due to rapid industrialization and infrastructure growth.   Adhesive, the term visualizes the glue stick, the tape or the sticky semi