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EdEn: Promoting sustainable design goals

EdEn: Promoting sustainable design goals

Rishika Shroff is one such young sustainable environmental design expert who is passionate about creating a holistic environment that promotes sustainable living. A Master of Architecture from the University of Nottingham, UK, Rishika presently works as an associate at Educated Environments (EdEn), a holistic green solutions provider. In an exclusive conversation with Dibyendu RoyChowdhury, she

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Bentley Systems: Advancing Infrastructure

A building information modelling (BIM) strategy enables the integration of data-rich models and project information database to build a virtual representation of a project and all assets, and Bentley Systems is uniquely placed to deliver a truly BIM-enabled solution. In an email interaction, Harry Vitelli, Senior Vice President, Construction and Field, Project Delivery, Bentley Systems,

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Birla Shakti Concrete showcases India’s largest RMC plant

As India is transforming itself from “developing” to “developed” country, the ready-mix concrete (RMC) industry is steadily gaining pace as the most viable option to speed up construction. Use of RMC in the construction industry aids in saving time and less hustle at the construction site, and the RMC segment is the fastest-growing application of

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‘India is a big growth story waiting to happen’

It has been only 36 years, and ElectroMech has already made its name as the largest industrial overhead cranes manufacturer in India. With a significant presence in more than 25 countries, the company has been carrying loads across industries. In an exclusive interview, Tushar Mehendale, Managing Director, ElectroMech, talks about ElectroMech brand and why we’re


Road projects built on non-recourse debt structure (Ind-Ra)

The inherent structure of special purpose vehicles (SPVs) formed for road projects, builds-in the non-recourse nature of their debt in most cases says India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra). The ratings of the parent and the subsidiary are hence, more often than not, different. It could even be possible, that one of the SPVs, carrying non-recourse

ThyssenKrupp: sustainable cities need immediate action

Buildings account for 40 per cent of global energy consumption. Diversified industrial group ThyssenKrupp is calling for more energy efficient design in our urban landscapes, having analyzed that energy savings in our buildings need to be implemented now in order to achieve meaningful levels in 15 years. Before the meeting on Energy Efficiency in Industry

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Construction technology trends in 2015

Adaption of advanced construction technologies is becoming increasingly imperative owing to rapid pace of infrastructure development, tighter project completion schedules and acute paucity of skilled workers.