Interview Archive

Will 2017 mark the turning point of India’s infra drive?

With the role out of the GST in near time and intense focus from the government for initiating policies that would ensure time-bound creation of world-class infrastructure in the country. Could you brief us about your company? Uniter Engineering Products is a Gujarat based leading manufacturer of quality paver finisher machines. We carry business legacy

Navi Mumbai: A city that halts heart

The residents of Navi Mumbai have to wait for one more year as the 11-km Belapur-Pendhar metro line is expected to be completed by 2018. To ease the burden of Mumbai, a very well planned city is flourishing day by day namely Navi Mumbai – the carbon copy of Mumbai but in a better planned

Accessing a growth window

We at LGF SYSMAC are committed to supply high quality machinery and hardware for manufacturing uPVC doors and windows. LGF SYSMAC offers a range of products including state-of-the-art machinery for working on aluminium and uPVC profiles, panel saws for working on composite panels, thermal break machinery, architectural paints and architectural hardware for windows and doors,

“We are suffering from foreigner mania”

From a private developer to a government official – everyone is giving his/her projects to foreigners. We should curtail this phenomenon. – Architect Hafeez Contractor In an interview with ACE Update, Architect Hafeez Contractor shares a different perspective to the smart cities programme. He also talks on why we do not have any iconic or

Demonetisation to have positive impact in long-term: Escorts CE

Escorts’s newly launched Backhoe Loader EG0A0480 In an exclusive interview with ACE Update, Escorts Construction Equipment’s Rajinder Raina discusses on how IoT is transforming construction equipment segment. He has also spoke about how demonetisation will make an impact on construction equipment industry growth. Could you apprise us on the status of construction equipment market in

CASE India focuses on innovation

CASE India has been a major player in Indian construction equipment industry. Customers’ requirements are the company’s first priority, believes Shalabh Chaturvedi, Head of Marketing, CASE India. He also shares his views on construction equipment market in India and the company’s focus in the coming years. Could you apprise us on the status of construction

Bahrain beckons infra companies from India

With a strong pipeline of infrastructure projects and a non-oil sector that is growing apace, Bahrain benefits from a strategic geographical location at the heart of the GCC Market. In an interview with ACE Update, Ms Dharmi Magdani explains how Indian companies can win in Bahrain. She further assures, “Indian engineering companies will find in

Garware aims to consolidate its position in geosynthetic market

Geosynthetics is adding value by either reducing the total cost or by prolonging the life of the structures as compared to conventional Solutions. Tiru Kulkarni, President, Geo Division, Garware wall Ropes Ltd Technical textiles are gaining popularity across the industry. How do you see their applications in construction and infrastructure sector? Technical textiles, which are

Plumbing is a critical part of green building: Dr Prem C Jain

Installing water efficient plumbing fixtures, solar water heating systems, water flow meters, adopting waste management practices, etc., will go a long way in making plumbing operations greener. Dr Prem C Jain, Chairman, IGBC By 2030, building stock in India is expected to reach 100 billion sq. ft… We therefore need more of trained and qualified

Plumbing redefined

Unlike in the past when plumbing was considered a ‘dirty business’ and ‘nuisance purchase’, there is better awareness about the profession now. Sudhakaran Nair, President, Indian Plumbing Association Of late, plumbing is being considered as a lucrative profession due to increasing opportunities, opines Sudhakaran Nair, President, Indian Plumbing Association. He also talks about how IPA