Innovation Archive

“Make concrete 20% stronger by adding recycled plastic”

Adding bits of irradiated plastic water bottles could cut cement industry’s carbon emissions, reveals MIT Study Discarded plastic bottles could one day be used to build stronger, more flexible concrete structures, from sidewalks and street barriers, to buildings and bridges, according to a new study. A team of MIT undergraduate students has found that, by

Adding accurate imagery to construction with virtual reality

3D Printing, virtual reality allows us to showcase our design to the client providing accurate imagery and experience. Transforming the industry From Computer-Aided Design to the advent of drones, in surveying, mapping and increasing the overall efficiency of work, technology is continuously transforming the construction industry, believes Ar. Naresh V Narasimhan Head of Venkataramanan Associates.

BIM: An emerging future of construction

BIM appears to be the future of the industry and gives us some insights into how it can be a game changer. Transforming construction Sharing his views on how the technology is transforming the construction industry Jaimin Desai, Head, Design & Sustainability, Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd says, “Technology is changing almost every aspect of construction

An app that brings your dream bathroom or kitchen to life

Hansgrohe@home app offers users plan their dream bathroom and kitchen with a quick and realistic view of the products as they would look in their own home The water tap is the thing we most frequently use in our bathrooms and kitchens. The shower, which is used almost on a daily basis, comes second. That’s