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Union Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal launches NanoSniffer

NanoSniffer has partnered with Vehant Technologies, a pioneer in Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning- based physical security, surveillance and traffic monitoring and junction enforcement solutions. Union Education Minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ has launched NanoSniffer, a Microsensor based Explosive Trace Detector (ETD) developed by NanoSniff Technologies, an IIT Bombay incubated startup. NanoSniffer has been marketed by Vehant Technologies, […]

How technology is making seamless collaboration a reality in construction

The Covid-19 pandemic and the rough economic environment of the last few quarters had impacted the margins and profitability of most construction projects. As engineering and construction companies prepare to realign and reassess their business operations for the post pandemic world, they can look at enabling seamless collaboration among all project stakeholders as a crucial […]

The Bridge on the River Chenab

Trimble’s latest project Chenab Bridge is one of the tallest and longest-spanning railway bridges of its kind in the world and it part of the new Baramulla—Srinagar—Udhampur railway in Northern India. Trimble has provided its solutions to many complex and landmark structures around the world, including India. Among the various ongoing projects, the construction of […]

Panasonic to partner smart cities in India

With an intense rebranding strategy in place to capitalise both brand loyalty of Anchor and Panasonic, Joint Managing Director Dinesh Aggarwal in an interaction with ACE Update, shares how the company is prepared to contribute to the smart cities and construction market in India. How is Panasonic contributing to India’s Smart City mission? We are […]

thyssenkrupp inaugurates technology centre in Pune

thyssenkrupp announced the inauguration of Technology Center Analytics and Software Engineering (TCASE) – a technology centre in Pune, India. Aimed at establishing India as a knowledge hub for thyssenkrupp globally, the centre will focus on providing high-end R&D services in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT), Data Analytics and Software Engineering. TCASE […]

Metro Escalators: lifting security

Features like sensors, LED lights and weight-bearing capacity provide safer escalator experience in addition to enhancing aesthetic appeal of stations. Escalators form the mainstay of operations in all types buildings and metro stations are no exception. Metro stations across the country undertaking measures to upgrade technology thereby enhancing escalator usage. According to reports, Delhi metro […]

Structural engineers add value with constructible BIM

Indian construction market is the third largest in Asia and is further forecasted to overtake Japan’s in nominal value terms by 2023, according to a BIM Research report. As the market grows, structural engineers face unprecedented challenges and need innovative tools and resources at their disposal to execute the complex and demanding building designs. The […]

PEB: transforming building construction

Benefits like cost efficiency, ROI, low carbon emission, etc., have contributed to increasing popularity of the construction technology. Pre-engineered buildings (PEBs) or prefabricated structure is a better fit for the metro rail space owing to factory controlled quality, ready-to-construct bolted structure, cost effective, faster ROI, lesser reliance on labour, flexibility in design, green building compliance, […]