The most glamorous and unique awards in the building and design world – CONSTRUCTION WORLD ARCHITECT AND BUILDER (CWAB) AWARDS recently unveiled its 11th edition in Mumbai! Held on August 11, 2016, at Hotel Four Seasons, CWAB 2.0 (denoting the second decade) witnessed winning architects and builders, and top-notch consulates, municipal commissioners, and the who’s who of the construction material industry, among others.
Sobha Ltd organised first-of-its-kind real estate conclave, centered around the theme—Agents of Change. The conclave highlighted forward-looking trends in the real estate industry, with an emphasis on Bengaluru market. It also deliberated on the latest technological advancements as well as other topical reforms such as RERA.
Skipper Ltd has been awarded the ´Largest Tower Supplier´ award by Power Grid Corporation of India in the tower supply category.The CITAB-CTBUH China Tall Building Awards has announced the winner of the inaugural China Best Tall Building Overall Award - Bund SOHO, Shanghai.
Sobha Turquoise, a residential project in Vedapatti, Coimbatore, recently received a Platinum rating from IGBC Green Homes. Coimbatore, as a region, falls in the warm and humid climate zone. It has low rainfall, owing to which it is exposed to water and power scarcity.
Praveen Gupta has been appointed as Managing Director & CEO of SBI Capital Markets Ltd (the Merchant Banking arm of State Bank of India) as on June 22, 2015. Prior to this, he was the Deputy Managing Director and CFO of SBI.
International Copper Association India (ICA India), recently organised a workshop on ´Standardisation, Certification and Quality Control of Distribution Transformers´, in association with Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)
Real estate development largely drives the plumbing fittings market. Now Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, the Government´s ambitious project to extend sanitation facilities to every household by 2019 is expected to boost demand for certain plumbing products. As per the 2011 census, only 46 per cent of 25 crore households in India have a toilet.
With the new Government announcing its intent to build smart cities across India, the Sm@rt Cities Summit 2014 took off at Mumbais Hotel Four Seasons on August 22-23, 2014, featuring 50 speakers, over 300 delegates and eight high-powered sessions.