Considered to be the first public building in Kolkata, Nazrul Tirtha is an architectural masterpiece and befitting tribute to the literary works of poet Kazi Nazrul. Known as the ´cultural capital of India´, Kolkata has always displayed a special appreciation for art and literature.
Dr SHARAD MHAISKAR, Dean, Faculty of Technology, MPSTME, NMIMS, elaborates upon the design and construction of reinforced soil walls. Since the beginning of civilisation, man has been attempting to reinforce materials to construct efficient and economic structures.
GlacialLight announces the 10 inch Surface Mounted Down Light - GL-DL10-SM as part of its indoor lighting product lineup. The range features a sturdy yet light die cast aluminum housing, which is easily mounted on walls or ceilings.
Maccaferri offers solutions to stabilise dumps created due to mining activities The Northern Coal Fields at Singrauli in India comprises a number of open cast mines which produces large quantities of waste through its mining activities every year.
The Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) defines a green building as "one that uses less water, optimises energy efficiency, conserves natural resources, generates less waste and provides healthier spaces for occupants, compared to a conventional building."
Growth and infrastructure have an almost symbiotic relationship. And India being the growth driver, along with China, in recent times, the country's infrastructure is expected to grow manifold in the coming two decades.
Paschal Formwork (India) was founded in 1964 in Steinach, West Germany. An ISO 9001:2000 company, it currently serves construction companies in 60 countries. Overwhelming request from its Indian prospective customers persuaded the company to start operations in the country in April 2010.
Southern Railways Palakkad division has constructed retaining walls between Mangalore Junction and Thokur in Mangalore. Piyush Agarwal, Divisional Railway Manager, mentioned this while speaking at the 58th Railway Week celebrations in Palakkad last week. The retaining walls have been constructed to prevent landslips during monsoon.