The governments flagship programmes Bharatmala and Sagarmala will transform the nation, boost economic development and unleash a tsunami of opportunity for the construction industry and allied sectors. With an exclusive interview from Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, and perspectives from the movers and shakers in the roads and ports sectors, CW charts the big construction and infrastructure opportunities that both programmes with unleash. This apart, in the January 2018 edition, CW explores the key look-fors in design, estimation and control solutions aimed at cutting costs in a competitive construction environment. This edition also gives a sneak peak into the look and feel of the recently concluded Excon in Bengaluru through interactions with industry big-wigs, offering an overview of technological innovations, launches and key handovers, among others. Furthermore, the exclusive CW PROPERTY TODAY section focuses on whats hot in realty finance: Debt or equity, residential or commercial, affordable housing or premium property? Additionally, the January edition of CW covers interviews from leading companies and technologies that has led to the success of landmark projects.