LANXESS Awards Third International Architecture Prize
LANXESS presented its third Coloured Concrete Works Award in Berlin on May 17, 2017, to a distinguished architect who has achieved something unique in the use of coloured concrete.
India Outstrip Japan as The Second-Largest Producer of Stainless Steel
India outstrip Japan as the second-largest producer in 2016, according to data released by the International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF).
HCC and HSEPL Awarded 673 Cr. Dam Projects in Rajasthan
Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) has said it, along with its joint venture partner HSEPL, has bagged Rs 672.99-crore contract from the Rajasthan government for the construction of Parwan Gravity Dam.
JSW Steel Plans to Invest 19,200 Cr.
The company plans to double steel-making capacity at Dolvi in Maharashtra to 10 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) along with 4 mtpa pellet plant and 4 kilns of 600 tonnes per day of Lime Calcination Plants for 15,000 crore.
Volvo India Joint Venture with Eicher Motors
Volvo is banking on its India joint venture with Eicher Motors, VE Commercial Vehicles, to take its global script in trucks and engines to the next level.
MAN Trucks Delivers New CLA EVO Vehicles
Company crosses important milestone with roll out of 25,001st truck from Pithampur facility.
Sydney Opera House to be Renewed For The 21st Century
Plans for the biggest renovations in the history of the Sydney Opera House have been unveiled, with $202 million to be spent on revamping the concert hall and upgrading other parts of the iconic building.
Ambitious Target for Highway Projects
Government has set an ambitious target of awarding 5 lakh crore worth of highway contracts, totaling about 50,000 km, in the past two years of its tenure, surpassing the cumulative road length awarded for paying in the past five years.
World's Highest Railway Bridge is Coming Up
At the cost of Rs1,100 crore, the world's highest railway bridge is being built on Chenab river in J&K and is expected to be 359 metres, 35 m taller than the Eiffel Tower.
Navi Mumbai Airport Gets Final Green Nod
The Navi Mumbai airport project received its final approval--a Stage 2 forest clearance from the Centre-on May 16 2017, clearing the tarmac for work on the ground like flattening hills and diverting rivers to takeoff.
Work Begins on Country's 1st Underwater Metro Tunnel
A first in India, the two parallel 520-metre under the river tunnels will connect Salt Lake Sector V in Kolkata to the Howrah Maidan across the river, being elemental in the Rs8,900 crore East West Metro project by the end of July 2017.
KBL Felicitated by ISRO
Recognising Kirloskar Brothers Limited's capabilities to execute complex engineering projects amidst challenging environments, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) recently felicitated the leading global fluid management company
Katra-Banihal Railway Project
The Katra-Banihal project is considered the toughest in the county's engineering history and involves the construction of 27 bridges, including the tallest rail bridge in the world over the Chenab