JSW Cement expands its retail footprint to sell Concreel HD

JSW Cement has commenced manufacturing of Concreel HD cement at its Dolvi unit in Maharashtra. This is part of the company’s plans to expand its retail presence in West India following the success of this product in Southern markets. JSW Cement’s Dolvi facility will be responsible for servicing the Western India markets. The company is

Atlas Copco completes divestment of Dynapac

Atlas Copco has completed the divestment of its Road Construction Equipment division under the Dynapac trade name to French industrial and construction company Fayat Group. Atlas Copco announced on January 19, 2017, that it had agreed to sell the business to Fayat Group. The deal includes sales and service operations in 37 countries and production

The Green Steel

Analysing why steel is considered a green building material. Steel, an alloy of iron and carbon, is omnipresent in our lives and is at the centre of sustainability in modern society. Steel is one of the most versatile engineering and construction materials in the world. It influences every aspect of our lives, from the produce

ACCIL surges ahead with highest production in a single month

Asian Color Coated Ispat Ltd (ACCIL), fast emerging multi-location steel major, has set a new milestone by recording all-time highest galvanised production in Continuous Galvanizing Line (CGL) in the month of August at their Khopoli Plant. The company has also recorded new benchmark by producing highest ever Colour Coated Production of 16,500 MT respectively in

Green Building with Smart Glass

How glass can be used as a green building element? The green building concept was introduced in the construction industry as a step towards sustainable development. It gives framework for creating an environment friendly and sustainable space. It is a holistic approach of conserving biodiversity, achieving water and energy efficiency, reusing and recycling of materials

Mala Singh: A green crusader

Renowned green entrepreneur Mala Singh, the CMD of PEC Solutions Green Designs Pvt Ltd, has almost single-handedly transformed over 2,000 million square feet of building footprint into a more meaningful and environment friendly sound urban space. In an interview with Subhajit Roy, she explores the different shades of her ‘green’ journey. Excerpts: Being a green

India’s first Hyperloop to connect Amravati and Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB). This Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will facilitate the development of HTT’s Hyperloop Transportation System in Andhra Pradesh. The proposed route for the Hyperloop is between the city centres of Vijayawada and Amravati, potentially turning a trip of more

Green ‘energy’ makes business sense

A building which can function using an optimum amount of energy, consume less water, conserve natural resources, generate less waste and create spaces for healthy and comfortable living, as compared to conventional buildings, is a green building. Green building design is a practical and climate conscious approach to building design. Various factors, like geographical location,

Tata BlueScope Steel unveils solar module mounting solution

Tata BlueScope Steel announces the launch of its indigenous brand ILIOS, a solar module mounting solution to cater, to the increasing demand of the renewable energy sector in India. With ILIOS, TBSL would be addressing the demand for quality products under its flagship brand LYSAGHT, for both roof and ground mounting solutions. ILIOS comes with

CASE 770EX delivers higher productivity and fuel savings

The new EX Series Backhoe Loader have robust robotically welded two-piece structural frame design results in great stability, performance and serviceability. CASE EX Series loader backhoes are powered by S8000 Engine and deliver powerful performance and fast response time coupled with a 5 per cent higher productivity and fuel savings of up to 10 per