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Bulletproofing homes against nature’s perils

Bulletproofing homes against nature’s perils

Gaius Plinius Secundus, better known as Pliny the Elder – a legendary Roman author, naturalist and natural philosopher once said, “Home is where the heart is.” Irrespective of it being big, small or even ramshackle, one will always find peace only when they are within the confines of their own home. Hence, there is utmost


Use of construction chemicals in infrastructure

Sukanta Mallik writes on why construction chemicals have became an indispensable ingredient for infrastructure industry. In the middle of 19th century, after commercial production of ordinary Portland cement, the construction industry witnessed huge changes and got widespread acceptance as a prime building material. Initially, it was used as a mortar for joining building blocks. However,

‘Right now the main demand driver is infrastructure’

CHRYSO India (formerly known as SWC) established in 1930 has been one of the pioneers across construction chemicals in India, with a wide range of proven and time tested products. CHRYSO India has four units in India producing for its three verticals – Concrete Business Unit, Construction System Business Unit & Cement Grinding Aid Business

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