For starters, just take a look at these facts and figures: In the past decade, Rs 99,805 crore has been invested in infrastructure in Gujarat, and the investment planned for the next decade is Rs 1,180,912.
In an industry faced with innumerable challenges, the 40th International Federation of Asian and Western Pacific Contractors' Associations (IFAWPCA) Convention being held from January 06-09, 2013, in Kochi hopes to offer some solutions from the pool of knowledge of participating countries. This year's theme, 'Responsible Infrastructure', is a shared vision for building a sustainable future.Ajit Gulabchand, President, IFAWPCA, and Chairman & Managing Director, Hindustan Construction Company (HCC)
Their strength lies in just one product - drum cutters. Erkat, a 10-year-old German company, introduced its product in India five years ago. Manufactured in Germany, the drum cuters can be customised and allied products are an offshoot of these.
With their high profile projects, this company is always making headlines. Engaged in developing and building responsible infrastructure through next practices, Hindustan Construction Company (HCC), with an engineering heritage of nearly 100 years, has constructed almost 25 per cent of India’s hydel and over 50 per cent of its nuclear power generation capacities; over 3,100 lane km of expressways and highways; more than 200 km of complex tunneling; and over 324 bridges!