NBCC bags CII Industrial Innovation Award
NBCC has been conferred with 'CII Industrial Innovation Award 2017' at the award ceremony organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in New Delhi on 24th October 2017.
Kochi is A City with a Blend of Rich Culture, Heritage & Modernization: Vice President
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Kochi is a cosmopolitan city with a blend of rich culture, heritage and modernization.
Centre Approves Highway Projects worth Rs 7 Lakh Cr., Including Bharatmala
Bharatmala is a mega plan of the government and the second-largest highways project after NHDP that saw development of about 50,000 km.
Rail Bridges and International Passenger Terminus Inaugurated
A new passenger train, Bandhan Express, between India and Bangladesh, was flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on 9 November 2017 through a video conference.
HCC – AL FARA’A JV Awarded Rs 497 Cr. Contract for Pune Metro
Infrastructure major, Hindustan Construction Company Ltd. (HCC), as a lead partner in the joint venture with AL FARA’A, has been awarded Rs 497.09 crore contract by the Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Ltd for Pune Metro Rail Project.
Training to be Experts in Concrete Paving
The Wirtgen Group are market leaders in Road construction as well as Road Rehabilitation technology.
Virgin Hyperloop One Signs MOU in India
Virgin Hyperloop One announced its partnership with the Government of Karnataka to conduct its preliminary study to understand Hyperloop’s feasibility and economic impact in the region
ITC Hotels Division 2017 Gets Green Build Award
Acknowledging its commitment to 'Responsible Luxury', ITC Hotels has been presented with the‘ 2017 Greenbuild Leadership Award’ in the Occupants category by the U.S.
NHAI will Exceed Highways Construction Target
The current fiscal's target of constructing 3,500km of highways, which may require extra expenditure accor ding to National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) “Our award target is 6,500km and construction target is 3,500km.
PWD to Install New Sign Boards on Delhi Roads
In a first, the Delhi government has decided to install new sign boards on roads built by the Public Works Department, carrying the names of that area’s executive, assistant and junior engineers along with their numbers.
JK Cement Plans Rs.1,500 cr. Investment for Expansion
JK Cement plans to invest up to Rs1, 500 crore in the next three to four years to hike production capacity of grey cement by over 30 per cent to 14 million tonnes per annum (mtpa), says a top company official.
SAIL And Arcelor Mittal JV For Auto-Grade Steel Plant
Union Steel Minister Birender Singh recently said the SAIL and Arcelor Mittal will sign an MoU for forming a joint venture to set up a 1.5 million tonne per annum auto-grade steel plant.
French Tunnelling Association Gives Away International Awards
Since 2015, the international competition "the ITA Tunnelling Awards" seeks and rewards the most ground-breaking international innovation and outstanding projects in tunnelling and underground space utilization.
Capital Amaravati Set to be A Reality Soon
Amaravati, named after the ancient Buddhist city, was the seat of power of Telugu rulers nearly two millennia ago. The core capital area will be spread over 217 sq. km
Leading Companies Promote 15 Projects in Odisha Conclave 2018
Fifteen projects are promoted with investment of 11,690 crore to generate 8,187 employment opportunities.
Ken-Betwa River Linking Project Revived
The dispute between Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh has been resolved and the agreement on Ken-Betwa river interlinking is being framed.
Adani Ports Lays Foundation Stone for Rs. 1,270-Cr. Project
The Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari recently laid foundation foundation stone for the Rs. 1,270 crore container terminals at Kamaraj Port (Ennore), which will be developed by Adani Ports and SEZ Ltd., through its newly floated company.
Jica Unveils Research Report
JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency), which has financially assisted the Delhi Metro project, unveiled a research report on the making of the rapid transit system, which it said was a "shining example" of the Indo-Japanese economic cooperation.