PM Modi inaugurates Kochi Metro

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Kochi Metro today. It is India’s newest 13 km long metro stretch. In the first phase, trains will operate for a distance of 13 km – Aluva to Palarivattom. There are 11 stations in the 13 km stretch that will be covered in approximately 20 minutes. In its first phase

Road of the Future

Featuring some of the advanced technologies for building the futuristic roads Making the road ‘smart’ Roads that actually make a difference to the world. There are two aspects to smart roads first is road construction – development of materials that will increase road life and second is the use of smart roads. Since last few

Bridging with formwork

Analysis on how formwork innovation helps in bridge construction India has developed marvellous bridges over the years and another magnificent piece of art is on its way that is Chenab Bridge which is being built in Jammu and Kashmir which is expected to be taller than Eiffel Tower. There will be many more to come

Monitoring bridges with access equipment

A discussion on role of access equipment for bridge inspection and maintenance There are thousands of old bridges in the country many of which are in dilapidated state needing immediate repairs. Therefore, special purpose vehicle in the form of access equipment can only be termed as the need of the hour. Sharing his views about

Chenani-Nashri Tunnel: 10 Things to Know About New Lifeline of J&K

India’s longest highway tunnel at Chenani-Nashri, between Udhampur and Ramban in Jammu & Kashmir has been inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 2. Here are 10 other key facts that you need to know about India’s longest highway tunnel. This tunnel will be discussed not only in India, but I believe that the

India’s first longest white topped road gets Recron Reinforcement

This article explains benefits of Recron3s fibre-reinforced concrete pavements with a case study of NICE Road, Bengaluru – India’s longest white-topped road using Recron3S fibres. In a developing country like India, road networks form the arteries of the nation. A pavement is the layered structure on which vehicles travel. It serves two purposes, namely, to

KYB-Conmat unveils Gang Needle Vibrators

As concrete roads are gaining popularity and increased emphasis from the government, it is becoming necessary to use gang needle vibrators, especially when the thickness of the plain cement concrete used lies between 200 mm to 400 mm. KYB-Conmat manufactures world-class fix form concrete road paver finishers, which are fully equipped to deliver, as per

Mahindra plans revival of road making product range

You would soon hear from us about our range of category creating products suitable for our market laced with the most modern technology offering exactly what our customer requires. Current road making machineries are dominated by imports and foreign manufacturer where the products are being made keeping in mind the needs of the developed worlds.

Wirtgen’s road making machines: A generation ahead

Most of our products are from the new generation and in most cases, the Wirtgen Group products are atleast a generation ahead of competition. The Wirtgen Group has been consistently trying to develop products which offer better efficiency in terms of fuel consumption and that help in sustainable development and less carbon emissions. Ramesh Palagiri,

Kobelco’s Generation 10 Series with higher productivity

Road construction has been the key driver of the Indian economy due to its vital position in the infrastructure development activity. Due to the huge volume of work to be executed in a limited time-frame, there is an increasing demand for utilising various types of specialized machines. Kobelco is a global major in the manufacturing