Urban architecture is on high rise

With urbanisation rapidly becoming the mainstay of modern living, construction of high-rise buildings is on an uptrend. Owing to paucity of space in densely populated urban areas, building vertically is way more convenient and fits better into urban living. As income levels rise and purchasing capacity improves, preference for large and modern dwelling places is

Venus: continuous improvement in product development

Venus Safety & Health Pvt Ltd is one of the global quality manufacturers of personal protective equipment (PPE) based in Navi Mumbai, India. Venus, a 100 per cent Indian company has grown manifold in volume and revenues since its inception. A continuous urge to improve the performance and development of new products is a driving

A step towards smarter operations

With increased emphasis on making buildings greener, industry players are now investing heavily on technologies like Internet of Things (IoT), integrated building management and control system for making smart buildings smarter. There isn’t any one specific element that makes operations smoother, but a set of elements that need to be in place. Safety According to

BKT to introduce Flagship Earthmax SR 48, SR 53 At IMME 2018

Balkrishna Industries (BKT) selects the International Mining and Machinery Exhibition (IMME) in Kolkata to present Earthmax SR 48 and SR 53 in India. The EARTHMAX SR 48 is an all-steel radial tire engineered and designed for rigid body haul truck. On the other hand, the EARTHMAX SR 53 is designed for loaders and dozers. From

Fintec Iconic Tower: creating holistic urban experience

blocher partners has designed the Fintec Iconic Tower for the centre of New Town – a new district currently under construction on the north-eastern outskirts of Kolkata. The building complex is located at the end of a stretch of green, an oasis in the heart of this urban conurbation with its 4.5 million residents. The

PC-based control simplifies building revitalisation

PC-based building automation from Beckhoff is characterised by its system openness, reliability, ease of use and long-term product availability. In the revitalisation of the Eurotheum high-rise building in Frankfurt, Germany, Herrmann GmbH & Co. KG, benefited from these features in several ways. Having implemented the building’s original automation platform and the smoke extraction system in

Halonix displays LED products at Light India 2018 Expo

Halonix Technologies Pvt Ltd showcased its wide and unmatched range of products across LED, luminaires, home decorative lighting, commercial and industrial lighting, street lighting, flood lighting, halogens and high-intensity discharge lamps, among others at the splendid Light India 2018 Expo held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi on 11th October 2018. Halonix displayed a wide range

Demand for smart elevators on an upswing

High speed, special ride comfort and safety, among other essentials, are key for devising smart elevators. In metropolitan cities, buildings continue to grow taller, making it challenging to design and install elevators. With increasing heights of buildings, elevator speed is of the essence to reduce waiting time outside elevators of high-rise buildings and these calls

Utkarsh Pipes wins Brand of the Year 2018 at WCRC

Utkarsh India has bagged Brand of the Year, Best Brand 2018 award from the World Consulting and Research Corporation (WCRC) International. The award was received by Utkarsh Bansal, Director, Utkarsh India. It was a matter of pride and prestige for Utkarsh as he was carrying forward a decade long legacy with utmost success. He received

Duravit: enhancing aesthetic appeal of bathrooms

The gently curved Cape Cod washbasins from Duravit form a perfect symbiosis with consoles made of solid natural wood and chrome. The pure aesthetics of ME by Starck offer maximum design scope and as such form the perfect backdrop for living greenery. Authentic furniture surfaces such as the solid-wood console from XSquare in the American