The Art of high rise design

Tall buildings are no more a luxury, rather a necessity. Here’s an exclusive report on the design trend in high-rise buildings. The Significance of High-rise Buildings in India Tall buildings are the leading symbols of the skylines of big cities and are turning out to be ever more man-made marvels. With every passing decade, the

Technology trends for high-rise

An analysis on the key trends that are evolving the high-rise building space. High-rise buildings are an integral part of modern urban environments. The key factor for planning a high rise is manufacturing and flexibility. Tall buildings are the leading symbols of the skylines of big cities and are turning out to be ever more

Elevator technologies must for creating sustainable smart cities

Wolfgang Marzin, CEO, Messe Frankfurt GmbH Elevator technologies are key in ensuring sustainability in smart cities of the future. India is the second largest elevator market with expected growth of 16 per cent CAGR. How do you see this market growing? India is one of the biggest markets in the world. It is a market

“No high-rise without elevators”

Sreekumar Nambiar, Sr. General Manager- Sales & Marketing, Fujitec India Pvt Ltd It is due to technologically advanced elevators, that high-rise structures are seeing the light of the day. India is the second largest elevator market & is expected to grow at 16 per cent CAGR, touching 89,000 units by 2018. What are the challenges

Bentley Systems acquires S-Cube Futuretech

In February, Bentley Systems, Incorporated announced its acquisition of S-Cube Futuretech Pvt. Ltd, a concrete building design and documentation software company based in Mumbai, India. The addition of S-Cube Futuretech’s applications expands Bentley’s offerings specific to the needs of concrete engineering design and documentation software users in India, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East. These

Employee Productivity & The Smart Building

“Employees have to be at the heart of how a building operates, and a healthy, productive workplace is one that is consistently monitored, managed and controlled.” Every day we talk with facility heads and facility managers from different companies. We talk about their plans and aspirations for their facilities. We talk about bottlenecks in achieving

Ajax Fiori’s concrete equipment: Designed for high-rise

Ajax Fiori is serving the construction industry for the last 25 years and playing a pivotal role in nation building in the areas of housing and infrastructure like irrigation, roads & bridges, railways, power, urban infrastructure, to name a few. Ajax Fiori provides total concrete solutions to its customers for their specific needs in concrete

KYB-Conmat adds intelligence in concreting

Skyscraper, super tall building in the city is usually characterised as a landmark. For smooth construction, it is necessary to have experts who can manage technologies from material to maintenance, and apply them to the work. The key element technologies of skyscrapers are construction of mega mat foundation, delivering architectural load into the ground, structural

Schwing Stetter offers SP8800 for high-rise

Schwing Stetter India has introduced path breaking products in the Indian concrete pumping industry such as SP8800 concrete pumps, CP 30 batching plants and the 10 M3 truck mixers which became synonymous within the RMC industry. Today, with an unprecedented growth, Schwing Stetter India has successively dedicated manufacturing bases for its three core product range

Walk-in Shower + Bath sets high standard of comfort in small bathrooms

People who live in cities often require creative solutions for limited living spaces. With its innovative Shower + Bath combination, Duravit has succeeded in uniting contemporary bathroom design with optimum use of space. The Shower + Bath, designed by EOOS, feature a two-in-one walk-in shower and bathtub. The integrated glass door easily transforms the bathtub