Indian metropolitan cities have been growing rapidly and traffic volumes have been increasing enormously. Overstretched rail and road networks have created an urgent need for a suitable transport system within Indian cities.
The construction industry's contribution to total anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions is estimated at about 8 per cent, with cement being one of the highest emitters. SUNNY GOKLANI analyses the values of its carbon footprint.
The Kobelco G-Series range of medium-sized crawler cranes is now available in Europe with CE Marking. The first public showing of crawlers from the series will be at the Intermat exhibition, Paris, taking place in April 2012.