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In Full Swing

The general elections next year are an important milestone and most industry officials are hopeful the emphasis on construction and creating infrastructure will remain squarely in focus. The construction equipment (CE) and earthmoving industries are poised for another record year andglobal sales may even cross the one million-unit mark. They were at a record 9,00,000 […]

RERA REGISTRATION IN FULL SWING

“Demand for construction equipment is expected to remain robust”

Ajay Aneja, Brand Leader, CASE India.   Lamenting the slowdown due to the elections, Ajay Aneja, Brand Leader, CASE India, however, tells CT’s Prabodh Menon the long-term growth story looks promising. How has business been, of late, and how is the industry poised now? The CE industry had hit a rough patch in the years […]

“India will remain a very important sourcing hub for construction equipment”

“Shortage of talent needs to be addressed with better education and training”

Dimitrov Krishnan, VP & Head, Volvo CE India.   Dimitrov Krishnan, VP & Head, Volvo CE, India, tells Prabodh Menon of CT he is hoping for more policy support for the mining industry, given its potential for job creation.   How do you see the coming months with respect to business growth? The drive to […]

“We encourage training for all sections of the society”

“India will remain a very important sourcing hub for construction equipment”

Hemant Mathur, senior GM-sales and marketing, Tata Hitachi.   In a chat with Prabodh Menonof CT, Hemant Mathur, senior GM-sales and marketing, Tata Hitachi, elaborates on a wide range of topics with respect to the CE industry.   What is the outlook for the industry in the nearfuture, given the context of the upcoming general […]

“Demand for construction equipment is expected to remain robust”

“Broad-based growth is expected in major segments of CE”

Manish Arora, business head, Mahindra Construction Equipment.     Manish Arora, business head, Mahindra Construction Equipment, says, a host of programmes will continue to propel business growth irrespective of the outcome of the general elections. What is the growth outlook for the CE industry in the nearfuture, especially in the near-term? The construction equipment sector […]

“Demand for construction equipment is expected to remain robust”

“We encourage training for all sections of the society”

VG Sakthikumar, MD, Schwing Stetter.   VG Sakthikumar, MD, Schwing Stetter Sales & Services; Convenor for Membership committee, ICEMA; and Chairman of Mechanisation committee, BAI, says, skilling and reskilling manpower for the industry are the real issues.   What is the growth outlook for the Construction Equipment Industry in the near future?Which are the sectors […]

Schwing Stetter India partners Austrian Rubble Master for mobile crushing space

there will no longer be a business case for conventional buildings.

Rebecca Menes, global marketing lead EDGE. In a candid chat with CT, Rebecca Menes, global marketing lead for EDGE, shares her thoughts on how governments, banks, builders and homebuyers are aligning around the concept of green buildings. A start-up created by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), EDGE is gaining traction in the Indian market.   […]

‘KSB offers cellar to ceiling solutions for buildings’