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THE MAN WHO CONSTRUCTED THAMES TUNNEL

The world, we live in, is spectacular in many ways. Its evolution to a modern civilization, gradually and steadily, has seen legendary professionals achieving the unexpected! Sir Marc Isambard Brunel, a French-born engineer is one such name. The construction of the Thames Tunnel was his greatest achievement! Johnny D explores the life of Sir Marc […]

STRONG PLUS IN INDIA

Rajesh Nath, Managing Director, VDMA India. Ajmal Fawad, Deputy Manager, VDMA India. Rajesh Nath, Managing Director, VDMA India and Ajmal Fawad, Deputy Manager, VDMA India provide an insight about German construction equipment and building material machinery being on track. Germany is known globally for its engineering technology. The German manufacturers are internationally well-positioned with their […]

Destined for a long haul

The new projects slated to open up in the coal mining sector and the government’s commitment towards execution of various projects in infrastructure, and construction segments will drive the demand for mining trucks. Mining sector performance in the current fiscal as indicated by index of industrial production (IIP) data reflects a marginal 3.3% growth over […]

LOADER BACKHOES – LEADING THE PACK

Off-Highway Research forecasts the market to grow to 30,500 units in 2017 and, except for a slight dip due to the general elections scheduled in 2019, steadily grow to peak at around 34,000 units in 2021. The backhoe loader is the most popular construction equipment sold in India. Its share of total construction equipment sales […]

Innovative TRENDS 2017

Eun Soo Lee, Managing Director, Hyundai Heavy Industries. The innovative trends in the year 2017 saw marked improvements in various international brands in the Construction Equipment Industry in India. Johnny D interacted with the bigwigs of the CE Industry to understand futuristic trends in R&D process and innovative implementation of ‘Next Generation’ features. Eun Soo […]