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REFORMS ON TRACKS Accelerating Indian Railways’ Investment Trajectory

Jagannarayan Padmanabhan, Director – Transport – CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory. Neerja Singh, Director – Transport Infrastructure (FICCI) Civil Aviation, Railways, Ports and Shipping, Roads and Highways. CONSTRUCTION TIMES is very grateful to FICCI – Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry and CRISIL Infrastructure Advisory for their kind permission to carry this well-assimilated REPORT. Executive […]


Ashish R Puravankara, Managing Director, Puravankara Limited. Ashish R Puravankara,Managing Director of Puravankara Limited talks to Johnny D in great detail about various aspects related to the Real Estate Sector and High-Rise Buildings. Having had his Masters in Business Administration from Willamette University in Salem, Oregon and Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Virginia State […]

Innovation Leader

Amit Gossain, Managing Director, KONE Elevator India Private Limited. Amit Gossain is a dynamic leader, who is humble to the core as a person. He brings with him a rich professional experience of more than 25 years across multiple functions – such as sales, marketing, business development, product management and corporate affairs. Previously, he was […]

Global Trends of MHE Market

Several manufacturers are entering frequent mergers and acquisitions and expanding their global reach. The high cost of maintenance associated with the machinery will challenge the industry growth. Technologies such as robotics and AS/RS are gaining prominence due to quantifiable advantages, such as process streamlining and high productivity levels. Voice picking enhances accuracy in the warehousing […]

Construction Equipment Sales Soar High in 2017

Sachin Nijhawan, VP and Business Head, Mahindra Construction Equipment. It is safe to say from statistics sourced from ICEMA – Indian Construction Equipment Manufacturers’ Association, sales volume in the industry have seen a whopping 41.5% growth in 2016, as compared to the shoddy sales volumes in 2015. This jump, in the sales volumes is largely […]

Growing in Stature

Mr. Alla Ayodhya Rami Reddy, founding chairman of the Ramky Group of Companies. Mr. Alla Ayodhya Rami Reddy is the founding chairman of the Ramky Group of Companies, since its inception in 1994. He started his entrepreneurial journey with visionary approach, sustainability of the environment, employment generation and progress of the nation at its core […]

Growth of Construction CHEMICALS

Nilotpol Kar, Business Director, Construction Chemicals, BASF South Asia. BASF India Limited, the flagship company of BASF in India, is a public limited company, with 73.33% of the shares held by BASF SE. BASF and its group companies maintain key production sites at Dahej, Mangalore, Ankleshwar, Thane and Chennai. In terms of area in South […]

What is a SMART CITY?

Ar. PremNath Renowned multiple award-winning architect-designer PremNath is highly respected in the world of architecture and interiors. PremNath elucidates the concept of SMART CITY. india is at its peak on the global map of development. This is the perfect chance to shed all the ‘Fat’ and start working out to be a ‘Smart and Resource […]

World’s First Graphene Paint

Considered to be the strongest substance known to science – Miracle material Graphene has been used to make eco-friendly paint by manufacturer Graphenstone. Graphene is the only form of carbon or solid material, in which every atom is available for chemical reaction from two sides due to the 2D structure. Atoms, at the edges of […]