On the heels of a new government committed to infrastructure and growth, India stands on the cusp of a transformation. Change is the only constant. And, the Indian economy is proof of this. While a year ago, the scenario looked gloomy with a sub 5-per-cent GDP
Bekaert, a global market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coatings, and Maccaferri, a global supplier of advanced solutions to the civil, geotechnical and environmental construction markets have announced their plans to establish a 50/50 sales
Can anyone become a good leader? What is the role of a leader without a team? Do we require leadership skills in our managers? These are just some of the questions that come to mind when we talk about leadership
In Mumbai, the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) will go ahead with its original plan to build the flyover from Haji Ali-Girgaum Chowpatty. Now it will discard Mumbai Transformation Support Unit’s (MTSU) plan for a shorter version of Peddar Road flyover covering only Cadbury Junction, said MSRDC.
Cities today are motivated by their need to drive economic growth, increase investment and job creation, allowing for better standards of living, and the financial capability to manage the city infrastructure that serves the wider urban environment.
Managing the high level of urbanisation has made it imperative for the government to resort to smart concepts and solutions. For India, this has resulted in the identification and planning of 100 smart cities.
The Green Business Certification Inc (GBCI), in partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), on July 8, 2015 launched ‘EDGE’ green building certification system in India to mainstream resource-efficient buildings across the country in a fast, simple and affordable way.
SATYAKUMAR SHETTY outlines the silver lining to the grey clouds that float over the construction industry. Problems can arise at any stage of the construction process, and since cost, quality and project delivery are major concerns
SN SUBRAHMANYAN reveals the many faces of transformation as visualised by L&T Construction for the infrastructure industry. A fresh dawn is breaking for the country with the formation of the new government at the Centre