Fabricators & Erectors articles

‘Machining & cutting tool sector are witnessing developments’

The Walter Group is one of the leading international companies in the metal processing industry. With the competence brands Walter, Walter Titex, Walter Prototyp and Walter Multiply, the company offers a full range of precision tools and services for turning, drilling, threading and milling worldwide. Pawel Duzniak, President Europe & India – Walter AG told


Jitendra Pathak, Business Unit Manager – Buildings & Structural Fittings, Freyssinet Menard India, outlines the major advantages of the use of post-tensioning in building structures. Economics of the post-tensioning slab system are discussed including relative material contents, speed of construction, and factors affecting the cost of post-tensioning. Finally, a discussion on the flexibility of post-tensioned

Driving business impact with predictive analytics

Noshin Kagalwalla writes about predictive analytics being a blend of tools and techniques that enables organisations to identify patterns in data that can be used for making predictions of future outcomes. It has applications across multiple business functions in the manufacturing industry. The global and Indian manufacturing industry has seen many revolutions over the past

High Power Lasers for Metal Forming Industry

(Pic: Last Edition – LASER World of PHOTONICS INDIA 2013.)   LASER World of PHOTONICS INDIA (LWPI) which will be held from 23-25 September 2014 in Bangalore, is coming up with a series of road shows in several key industrial and academic cities of India. The road shows would showcase the use of lasers and

Screw-Plug Heat Exchangers

“Global heat exchanger market to grow at 10% per annum for next three years”

Haresh K. Sippy writes that the main driver for heat exchanger market is surging energy price which calls for more efficient use of energy. Heat Exchanger, as we all know, is a key component used in many industries ranging across process plants, pharmaceutical, refrigeration and storage, air conditioning, chemical, petrochemical, petroleum refining, power plants (thermal,

‘Long term projection of Indian infrastructure sector is positive’

DISA develops and manufactures a complete range of metal casting production solutions for ferrous and non-ferrous foundry industries globally. Viraj Naidu, Managing Director, DISA India Limited told Sandeep Menezes that construction segment will grow; it’s just that there has been slight slowdown in last two years due to the political situation.   Excerpts from the