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Skill development is key in creating trained manpower

Sandeep Singh, Managing Director, Tata Hitachi. With the implementation of BSIV, would be a  significant step that is going to see the country’s emission norms leapfrogging to just 1 cycle behind the developed countries norms, says Sandeep Singh, Managing Director, Tata Hitachi. With a series of smart cities, highways and connectors and clean India project […]

Betting big on rural road development

Right Waste Management key for Sustainability

Tushar Pawar, Deputy Municipal Commissioner Solid Waste Management, Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation. In a conversation with Construction Times, Tushar Pawar, Deputy Municipal Commissioner Solid Waste Management, Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation speaks about the  steps taken to sustain the city as one of the cleanest among Indian cities. Sustainability is critical for any project. And NMMC […]

Infrajetting the india Growth story

Adani Group to develop Ahmedabad, Lucknow and Mangaluru airports

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for leasing out of three airports viz. Ahmedabad, Lucknow and Mangaluru airports to Adani Enterprises Ltd.. These three airports  currently under the Airports Authority of India (AAI) would be handed to manage operation, management and development under the Public Private Partnership (PPP) for […]

Proventia to develop and supply Stage V exhaust after treatment systems to Kohler

Cabinet approves MoU between India and Maldives for Shipping

The Union Cabinet has given ex-post facto approval for the MoU between India and Maldives for the establishment of passenger and cargo services by sea, which was signed on June 8, 2019 during Prime Minister’s visit to Maldives. Currently, India has provided US $100 million Stand-by Credit facility (SCF) to Maldives, including long-term loans and […]

Promoting Coastal Shipping Under Sagarmala

Innovative Trends in High-Rise buildings

As the population explodes and rural to urban migration continues at faster rates, demand for commercial and residential realty is increasing, but there is only limited land available for construction. This continued growth in population and need for housing and work, has pushed the developers to build vertically. Once a rarely seen phenomenon, reserved mainly […]

Intelligent high-rise apartment design

Façade sector to get boost on rising income, higher aspirations

As emerging economies give greater opportunities to earn and spend, aspirational spending has become a common spectacle. The phenomenon is increasingly evident in improvement of aesthetics be it residential homes or Commercial structures apart from general spending on luxury. A notable change is visible in the architecture of buildings across cities. Not just in Tier […]

Escalating to higher elevations