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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

KABAN delivers finest windows fabrication machinery

KABAN Makina from Turkey ranks among the world’s leading manufacturers of production technology for UPVC and aluminium fabrication machines. KABAN offers comprehensive services range – from planning a production facility to optimising the workflow. KABAN machines cover all these critical aspects and withstand all requisites for window fabrication with CE Standard machines. What is important

Maxmech: Focus on quality and innovation

Maxmech Group has been one of the pioneers in developing several construction equipment like fully automatic concrete batching or mixing plant, mobile concrete batching or mixing plant, transit mixer, concrete lining paver, cement or fly ash silo, wet mix macadam plant, hydraulic sweeping machine (broomer), slipform kerbing machine, and concrete block making machine. Maxmech has

Venture brighten up London Borough of Merton

Venture’s advanced street lighting creates great energy savings for London Borough of Merton Since its launch in 2015, Venture Lighting Europe’s advanced VLED Westminster Retrofit Street Light engine has seen a successful period of installations around the country, with 3,000 being installed across the London Borough of Merton alone. Venture’s VLED Westminster light engine uses

Build For Speed

How precast technology can speed up construction Precast technology is gaining popularity on faster bases as it allows the developers to standardise quality and build faster. Due to qualities like faster development, time saving, cost-effective it has become priority in the construction industry. On the other hand, government’s agenda of ‘Housing for All’ is developing

Preca hauls up five awards

Preca Solutions India Pvt Ltd stormed away a major winner at the 9th CIDC Vishwakarma Awards 2017 by sweeping five awards across several categories including the coveted ‘Best Professionally Managed Company’ title. The Annual CIDC Vishwakarma Awards honour the work and achievements of individuals and organisations which have succeeded in delivering better outputs and processes

K-Lite: Bringing Innovations to Architectural Lighting

K-Lite Industries an ISO company, manufacturing indoor and outdoor luminaires have launched a new series of LED architectural lighting. Being the trendsetter in outdoor lighting and inspired by the ‘Make in India’ vision, K-Lite, through its innovative outlook, has showcased an all new product portfolio under architectural lighting. The application includes facade lighting, pathway lighting,

JCB reinforces commitment to expedite road making in India

Roads and highways continue to be a major driver for infrastructure growth in India and the government’s focus is evident through the significant outlay it has made towards this sector in successive National Budgets. Construction equipment manufacturing major JCB India announced its commitment to accelerate construction of roads and highways through its range of road

KOBELCO unveils ‘toughest’ mining excavator

KOBELCO introduces advanced mining excavator, the New Generation 10 model SK220XD-10 in the 20-24-tonne segment. The latest hydraulics technology delivers both high powered output and even further lower fuel consumption. The 10th generation SK220XD/SK220XDLC, touted as the ‘toughest ever mining excavator’, meets the needs of most challenging mining sites, as well as earthwork – a

Beckhoff Building Automation: Comprehensive product portfolio for BACnet applications

In addition to BACnet/IP, Beckhoff now also supports BACnet MS/TP (Master Slave/Token Passing) with the EL6861 EtherCAT Terminal. This serial interface can be used to directly control and monitor BACnet-compatible field devices, such as pumps, drives, frequency converters or similar, as sub-bus systems, without the need for additional gateways or routers. Up to 64 devices