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GBCI launches 1st LEED Lab in North India at Amity University, Haryana

GBCI India has announced that it has joined hands with Amity University, Haryana to launch the first ever LEED Lab in North India. It is a multidisciplinary immersion course that utilizes the built environment to educate and prepare students to become green building leaders with a focus on sustainability. The LEED Lab course will help

Greenlam’s innovative interior makes its way to Domotex 2018

Greenlam Industries Ltd has announced that it will be participating in Domotex. DOMOTEX has long been a prestigious platform to connect the architecture and design community with the interior brands, featuring over 1,400 exhibitors from across 61 different countries. Mikasa, Premium engineered wood floors from the House of Greenlam Industries Ltd., the only Indian flooring

Saint-Gobain opens plasterboard facility in Guj; invests Rs 350 Cr

Saint-Gobain announced inauguration of its plasterboard manufacturing facility in Jhagadia, Gujarat. The 30 million sq.m. world-class facility for gypsum-based plasterboard manufacturing has been developed with an investment of Rs 350 crores. Commenting on the inauguration, Pierre-André de Chalendar, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer – Compagnie de Saint-Gobain, said, “Over the past two decades we have

IEE Expo to showcase high-end elevators and escalators technology

Growing urbanisation and an increase in commercial and industrial spaces in the country has led to a revolutionary change in tier one and tier two cities of India. Cities once with buildings not more than three floors are now redeveloping into skyscrapers towering each other. The growing number of tall buildings, malls and industrials areas

LiuGong completes 15 years of business operation in India

LiuGong India has announced the completion of its 15 years business in India with a gala celebration for business partners, supporters and media. Committed to embrace the “Make in India” campaign by initiatives and new offerings to the Indian market, LiuGong machines are designed to meet any challenge, any day. This celebration is also part

bauma CONEXPO India to be held on 11-14 Dec

The 5th edition of the international trade fair for construction machinery, building material machines, mining machines and construction vehicles will take place once again at the HUDA grounds in Gurgaon/Delhi. The preparations for bauma CONEXPO INDIA 2018 have started on a pleasant note. There is a positive trend in all sectors of the construction machinery

Tata Projects JV wins Mumbai Trans Harbour Link project

Tata Projects Ltd in a joint venture with Daewoo E&C of South Korea has announced that they have secured a Rs 5,612 crore order to design and build a part of India’s longest sea-bridge – Mumbai Trans Harbour Link. While the Tata JV emerged as the lowest bidder for both the Sea Packages 1 and

Schindler opens escalator factory in Pune

Schindler India inaugurated its new escalator manufacturing facility at Chakan in Pune. IGBC Platinum awarded, Schindler India elevator manufacturing facility, is fully functional from beginning of 2014. This sprawling, world-class campus is spread across 200,000 sq.m. and houses the elevator factory, a 71-metre tall elevator test tower, the global R&D centre, Schindler University and the

JMC Projects bags Rs 790 Cr orders

JMC Projects (India) Limited (JMC), one of the leading civil engineering and EPC companies, has secured new orders of Rs 790 crore. The orders include setting up of one water pipeline and one micro irrigation project in Madhya Pradesh totalling Rs 451 crore and one residential and one commercial projects in Western and Southern India,

Massive investments required to boost growth: Prabhu

India needs investments of a massive scale to accelerate economic growth, which has been hovering at around 6 per cent in the recent quarters, Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, said at the 50th SKOCH Summit held in New Delhi recently. “India needs investment in a massive scale, because more the investments, more