News & Update Archive

HIL acquires Parador, a leading flooring solutions

HIL has completed the acquisition of Germany based Parador Holdings GmbH recently. The closing meeting also kicks-off the process of integration of operations with a view to benefit from joint synergies. Parador continues to be the category leader in design and innovation with all products developed internally and produced with “Made in Germany” and “Made

Schwing Stetter acquires 53 acres for new facility

Schwing Stetter India announced its plans to set up a new manufacturing facility in SIPCOT Industrial Area, Cheyyar, Tiruvannamalai District, Tamil Nadu which is 60 kms away from their existing facilities. The new unit, spreading over 53 acres, is a step towards strengthening Schwing Stetter’s commitment to the Indian market and focus on to meet

SC bans construction in 3-states

Supreme Court of India (SC) has put a ban on construction activity in Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Chandigarh in the absence of a state policy on disposal of solid waste management. According to reports, Maharashtra already has a policy in place and will work towards removal of the ban at the earliest. The move

Orange Plus introduces ‘Customised Suspended Linear Lights’ solutions

Orange Plus introduces the new generation of custom LED Lights – ‘Suspended Linear Lights’ customised asper the requirements. Easy to install, low glare with excellent uniform lighting along with a high level of corrosion resistance, these are ideal for large scale ceiling suspensions for the latest, modern commercial installations. Bringing the perfect confluence of luxury

Infra projects in run up to Bentley’s awards program

Bentley Systems has announced nine infrastructure projects in India as finalists in Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards program. The annual awards program honours the extraordinary work of Bentley software users advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure throughout the world. Twelve independent jury panels of distinguished industry experts selected the 57 finalists from

VitrA introduces AutoClean washbasins for hygienic bathrooms

VitrA, the bathroom solutions provider of Eczacibasi Building Products Division in Turkey underlines the importance of hygiene with user-friendly cleaning solutions. VitrA’sAutoClean washbasins offer an auto clean function that makes cleaning fast and easy. The series of washbasins offer concealed water outlet which prevents dirt build-up and ensures hygiene. It also gives an option to

Indian projects shortlisted for World Arch Festival

World Architecture Festival scheduled for November 28 – 30 2018, at Amsterdam will be special for Indian architecture profession with as many as 13 Indian projects entering the final list. This year, the festival will be Sanjay Puri special, given that four of the firm’s projects are included in the final list. Also, in one

Sunil Patil & Associates wins award for architectural practice

Sunil Patil & Associates wins the 13th “The Construction World, Architect and Builder Award” as the top architectural practice of West Zone. The award was received by architect Sunil Patil, Principal architect and architect Anuja Pandit, Director at Sunil Patil & Associates at the hands of Tang Guocai, Consulate General of the People’s Republic of

Windshield Experts opens service centre in Ulhasnagar

Windshield Experts, an associate company of Asahi India Glass Limited (AIS), is one of India’s leading automotive glass repairs and replacement services with a network of 85 plus centres in 44 cities has launched its new service centre in Ulhasnagar, Greater Mumbai. The new service centre will enable residents of Ulhasnagar and its surrounding areas

Government thrust on infra development, says Mandaviya

Infrastructure spending has witnessed an upsurge given the government skewing focus on projects like Sagarmala, Bharatmala, Inland waterways, sea links etc which have a nationwide impact on its movement of man and materials. “We are moving ahead with infrastructure development nationwide,” says Mansukh L. Mandaviya, Minister for State for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and