Trimble appoints Paul Wallett as Regional Director for Middle East & India

Trimble Solutions Corporation appointed Paul Wallett as Regional Director for its Middle East, India and SAARC region. Paul is responsible for business operations and management of overall strategy for the UAE Office and India and SAARC regions. In his role, the company said, he aims to build upon Trimble Solutions double-digit growth and expansion of

Delta introduces advanced building solutions in ACREX 2017

Delta Electronics introduces the integrated building solutions, offered by Delta Electronics’ subsidiary LOYTEC electronics GmbH, at ACREX 2017. “We not only showcase that BA Solutions is capable of inter-compatibility with Delta’s full-spectrum energy-saving systems such as HVAC, elevator, lighting, EV charging, energy storage systems and so on, but also demonstrate the successful BA implementation on

International trade fair on building solutions marks its launch in India

Marking the launch of the world’s leading trade fair brand for the integrated building solutions sector in India – ISH India powered by IPA opened its doors at India Expo Centre, Greater Noida. The 3-day trade fair has brought some of the market leaders of sanitation and plumbing sectors including Ashirvad Pipes Pvt Ltd, Astral

Mahindra launches innovative service support for Delhi-Mumbai Corridor

Mahindra Truck and Bus Division (MTBD), a part of Mahindra Group, announced its service support initiative for the Indian trucking industry with the implementation of its Delhi-Mumbai Service corridor. With the launching of this initiative, Mahindra plans to deliver reliable and quality service to all its customers every 60-km along the Delhi-Mumbai Corridor. Speaking on

Bentley enables your facade light neighbourhood!

SimpsonHaugh and Partners adopted Bentley’s Generative Design solution for designing a mixed-use complex to anchor Blackfriars Bridge and grace the Southwark skyline in London. The facade of the 170-meter signature skyscraper One Blackfriars is uniquely designed to enable maximise daylight and minimise solar reflection for neighbouring properties. “Using Bentley’s generative design software allowed the project

CONSTRUCTECHNOVATION

6 breakthrough innovations that will change the future of construction industry Technology is transforming the construction industry like never before. With the aim of addressing major problems and opening up new opportunities, technologies are being developed at a rapid pace. Here are our picks. The stated technologies have huge potential to transform the construction industry

Building with BIM

The industry is moving towards greater sophistication in design and engineering information management, better efficiencies in construction and lower reliance on manual labour on site. Hugely transformative technological tools are bringing in systemic shifts in all aspects of design and construction. Data analytics linked to computational design tools allow for intelligent, informed design with much

Positive Tension

The use of post-tensioned slab has reduced construction time by 30 per cent as opposed to conventional system of construction. Breakthrough technology of 2016 Construction technology wise, post-tensioned concrete is permeating to other building typologies like hospitals and hotels and bringing more flexibility in interior design. In the design of such buildings flexibility is key

Visualising made easy with 3D Printing

3D Printing has really helped a lot of fields – in construction industry; it not only helps architects to quickly build 3D Models to enable easy visualisation. Ar. Prem Nath of Prem Nath & Associates believes that the technology in last one decade has transformed every industry and every persons’ life – construction industry too

GVK to build Navi Mumbai airport

GVK Power and Infrastructure, the company that looks after the Mumbai and Bengaluru airports, has won the bid to build the second airport of the economic capital in Navi Mumbai. GVK Power group owned Mumbai International Airport Ltd (MIAL) won the financial bid for Rs 16,000 core defeating arch rivals group GMR Infrastructure Ltd. According