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Sterling & Wilson bags Philippines order

Enfinity Philippines Renewable Resources Inc., a subsidiary of Enfinity NV, has appointed Sterling and Wilson to set up their 28.6MW solar photovoltaic power plant in Davao, Philippines. In a boost to the Make in India campaign SWL has won this project in the global solar market against big competition. This project will be constructed under the Department of Energy (DOE) Philippines solar power procurement ...

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Home economics

A few pointers to what buyers could do before investing in an under-construction house, says ARVIND JAIN   Buying a home is a costly process at the best of times. Making the down payment alone can consume a normal middle class family's entire savings. A home loan sets the stage for anything between 10-20 years of debt, and paying the EMIs on a home loan can take up a significant part of the monthly inc ...

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Men of mettle

What CW Awards 2015 jury member say. BY TEAM MT Any meeting that invites people to take a critical decision is always a moment of apprehension for all parties involved. One wonders at the outcome and the cascading effect it will have. And so when Construction Week India decided to announce its awards and invite nominations, the team first had to have a jury in place. The hunt for appropriate members to fill ...

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Green economics

Sustainable building products are firmly establishing their way into construction and infrastructure, BY TEAM MT The key words here are responsible care. Elaborate that with equally important words such as conservation of energy, research, development and innovation and you get a clear picture of what constitutes green building materials. One of the reasons why the entire industry, be it real estate, infras ...

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In a new direction

Maintenance and new installations will contribute to the growth of overall market. BY TEAM MT   Elevators are getting smarter and faster. Importantly, they are getting eco-friendly. Just as elevators and escalators across residential and commercial applications are designed for their specific use, those installed in various places like malls, hotels and airports are designed and adapted for use in publ ...

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It’s a steel

Besides saving on time, PEB structures are catching up in numerous sectors. BY KAVITA JOSHI   At a recent event held in Mumbai, a panellist speaking on pre-engineered buildings mentioned that there has been a marked increase in two important areas in the pre-engineered metal building sector: reroofing and energy upgrades. He cited a few clients that have reported energy cost increases as high as 40% es ...

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Pumping it up

Backed by strong manufacturing, the Eaton Hydraulics plant at Pimpri has emerged as a premier global supplier. BY INDIRA RAO   Spread over 11 acres of land at Pimpri in Pune is Eaton Hydraulics Group. The Eaton Group marked its entry into India after acquiring Aeroquip Vickers in 1999. This plant in Pimpri is one of Eaton India’s oldest and has completed more than 32 years of existence as of this year. ...

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Building on a 150-year-old legacy

Shapoor Mistry, chairman, Shapoorji Pallonji, and his team chart the company’s growth and share their vision. BY JAYASHREE MENDES     The concept of genius, be it in the artistic or business realm, continues to fascinate, thanks to its rarity and the uncertain nature of how it arises. Without a sense of professional purpose, starting a business that will outlive several generations cannot be a mor ...

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More than just looks

When buildings in India started being being built with façades, they took the viewers’ breath away. Today, they are pretty common lace. However, architects and developers are taking recourse to new types of façade s that stand out amid the concrete jungle. Construction Week India takes a look some of the innovations in façade and consider those that offer visual appeal and the kinds of materials that make t ...

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On the growth path

Al Fara’a Group has targeted new highs and seems to be achieving them effortlessly. BY TEAM CW     Al Fara’a Group’s operation was commenced in India by Nitesh Gangaramani, director – PAN India Management in 2011. The idea of entering the Indian market was to create awareness about the delivery of integrated turnkey solutions to valued clients and provide value engineering by using extensive in-ho ...

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