Louis Berger Awarded 109 Cr. Project by MSRDC
Louis Berger was recently awarded Rs.109 crore (17 million USD) contract by the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) to provide project management services for the Versova-Bandra Sea Link (VBSL).
Sagarmala Project: Cargo Shipment Via NW 2 On Brahmaputra
Union minister Nitin Gadkari flagged off the first movement of cement cargo through National Waterway (NW) 2 on the Brahmaputra in Assam on 30th December 2017, in an effort to push transportation of goods through water.
NBCC (India) In Focus After Large Order Win
NBCC (India) has received the contract from Ecotourism Development Corporation of Uttarakhand, for Construction of Kotdwar-Ramnagar Kandi Road under Green Infrastructure/Green Road Project amounting Rs 2000 crore (approx.) as project management consultant.
Cabinet Approves ` 6,089 Cr. Zojila Pass Tunnel Project
The Union Cabinet approved the construction of Asia’s longest bi-directional Zojila Pass tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir to provide all-weather connectivity between areas of Srinagar, Kargil and Leh, which remains cut-off from the rest of India during winters due to heavy snowfall.
L&T Arm Bags 2265 Cr. Order From A.P. Govt.
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has won orders worth Rs 2,265 crore from Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority.
Gayatri Projects Bags ` 1,339 Cr. Order
Gayatri Projects has secured the contract in joint venture with public joint stock company ‘Kyivmetrobud’ i.e Gayatri-KMB (JV), from NHAI.
High-Speed Rail To Interlink Four Metros By 2022
An ambitious project of the Indian Railways that will reduce travel time by interconnecting the four major metros of New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata will be launched in August 2022.
India Has Potentiality To Transform Infrastructure
Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari believes that India has the potentiality to achieve successfully water transportation goals.
Friendship Highway Is A Gateway For India
The National Highway Authority has awarded project for the construction of two-lane high way linking India with South Eastern neighbours – Myanmar and Thailand. Earlier, the project was awarded to Punjj Lloyd and Varaha Infra join venture.
Synergy in Cement And Steel Production
With JSW Steel leading the race to acquire the stressed Monnet Ispat and Bhushan Steel assets, it is going to have a rub off effect on its cement business.
JSW Infrastructure-Srei Mulling To Buy Sterling Port In Dahej
A consortium of JSW Infrastructure, a part of Sajjan Jindal’s JSW Group, and Srei Infrastructure Finance Ltd is set to acquire the upcoming Sterling Port in Dahej from its lenders, according to key people aware of this development.
HCC–AL FARA’A JV awarded ` 484 Cr. Contract
Infrastructure major, Hindustan Construction Company Ltd. (HCC), as a lead partner in the joint venture with AL FARA’A, has been awarded Rs 484 crore contract by the Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.
Indian Economy To Be 5th Largest In 2018
India’s economy is expected to overtake that of Britain and France to become the world’s fifth largest in dollar terms in 2018 and third largest in 2032, the World Economic League Table (WELT) speculate.
L&T wins FICCI Corporate Social Responsibility Award
L&T has been conferred the FICCI CSR Award 2016-17 for its innovative work in integrated community development for rural communities, as part of its CSR initiatives.
CSIR Ranked 9th Public Research Institution of The World
India’s largest autonomous public research and development organization Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has been ranked ninth in the world.
World’s Tallest Religious Skyscraper Under Construction
A 700-foot (213-m) structure by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) which, upon completion, could be the world’s tallest religious tower is currently under construction in Vrindavan, Mathura.
YEIDA To Appoint DMRC For Preparing DPR
The YEIDA (Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority) is all set to revive the high-speed Metro rail project between the Greater Noida & international airport at Jewar.
14,400 Bunkers To Be Constructed For Inhabitants In Jammu
Centre has given sanction for construction of over 14,400 underground bunkers at a cost of Rs 415.73 crore for safety of people living along the LoC and the International border in Jammu division.
Tower Design Approved for Assembly Building in Amaravati
Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu approved the design of the Amaravati Legislative Assembly building from two options at a meeting with the officials of the A.P.-Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA) and representatives of Foster+Partners.
All-Weather Char Dham Road Likely By Next Year
The Uttarakhand Government has resolved to complete work on the 899-km all-weather Char Dham road by 2019-20.
BIM Strategy Helps Long Jian Road & Bridge Co., Ltd. Deliver Amur River Bridge Connecting Russia and China
The Heihe - Blagoveshchensk Heilongjiang River (Amur River) Bridge is a bridge being constructed at a total cost of CNY 2.4 billion. It will connect Heilongjiang Province, China to Amur State, Russia. The Long Jian Road & Bridge Co., Ltd. is responsible for all civil construction for the 19.9-kilometre Armur River Bridge Project.
Volvo EC210D Helps Stabilize Damaged Java River
In 2010, one of Indonesia’s most dangerous volcanos—Mount Merapi in Central Java—violently erupted over the course of two months, engulfing nearby areas in ash, mud and debris, the volcano dumped massive amounts of cold lava that flooded and damaged rivers including the nearby Pabelan River in Muntilan, Magelang.
Self-Healing Asphalt To Replace Traditional Roadway Materials
Scientists in Switzerland and the Netherlands are developing new technologies to replace traditional roadway materials with self-healing asphalt.