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Discreet Charm

The varied and exotic materials, shapes and sizes for flooring is catching the Indian real estate industry by storm. By Jayashree Kini Mendes One may walk all over it and if it’s a sound floor, it knows better than to protest. And no, we are not talking about the stealth factor here. As an application, the right flooring material is for the long haul. Flooring is not always only tiles. Other materials that ...

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Steel the Deal

Impetus caused by renewed demand due to construction activities and a focus on innovation are helping in the steady recovery of the steel industry. BY Bindu Gopal Rao India is the third largest producer of crude steel in the world after China and Japan. In fact, the country’s crude steel production rose nearly 6% to hit an all-time high of 101.28 MT last year as per official data. During April-December of t ...

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Craning Forward

With strict timelines and operational regulations to be met by developers, tower crane vendors are stretching themselves to meet specific demands in the face of rapid urbanisation. By Mitalee Kurdekar The construction boom in India is quite a modern phenomenon. As a consequence, the construction-related OEM product market has also been growing at a fast pace in recent years. Within that space, the advent of ...

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Miles to go

Much has been written about the pace of construction of roads & highways, but what exactly is being done to make them last longer? BY Jayashree Kini Mendes On paper, India has long claimed some of the world’s most extensive road and rail networks. That belied reality: roads were twisting, bumpy, crowded and dangerous. Railways were largely single-track, which caused delays, or narrow-gauge, which limite ...

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Prudent Capitalist

Bijay Agarwal, MD, Salarpuria Sattva, has built an empire through studied means and believes quality and on-time delivery is the key to success. By Jayashree kini mendes If the chairman of MahaRERA, Gautam Chatterjee, were to meet Bijay Agarwal, MD of Salarpuria Sattva Group, there’s a strong chance that he would have held him up as a shining example to other developers. Ever since Chatterjee took over, he ...

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The Road to Recovery – An overview

Excon 2017 proved that the construction equipment industry is bouncing back, after a bad slump, and in answer to the Government’s ambitious plans. <strong> By Mitalee kurdekar &amp; Jayashree Mendes</strong> The sun was out and shining bright. Those who attended the last edition of Excon will know that this is no small blessing. While Excon 2015 was a bit of a wash-out, both in terms of the ...

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Man for all seasons

Boman Irani, CMD, Rustomjee Group, believes in building communities, while keeping a keen eye out for changing trends and details. BY Jayashree kini mendes He was crowned Real Estate Person of the Year at the 7th Construction Week India Awards in September. In November, his company was Ranked 14 in the Top 50 real estate and infrastructure companies in an extensive survey conducted by this magazine. With su ...

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Responses on behalf of Rohit Harjani, Country Manager Indian Sub-continent, Hochiki

What is the level of adoption of fire safety equipment in India? To start with, Fire safety does not even come to mind during planning stages to an individual. It is used only by professional builders who hire Architects and various consultants and the MEP consultants who plan for minute details in a building project. Independent Residential units come in unorganised sector hence the adoption is very low. I ...

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The Wadhwa Group & Hubtown launch 25 South

25 South: Bespoke Homes by the Bay, a joint development project by The Wadhwa Group and Hubtown, was launched at a ‘by invite only’ elite channel partner meet. The event witnessed an exemplary attendance by unique and select brokers. The channel partners were given an exclusive preview of the project’s sales gallery located in the south wing of the project. The development is set to be one of the marquee ic ...

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Rank1 – Larsen & Toubro

SN Subrahmanyan, MD & CEO Few can contend the juggernaut of what is now India’s largest infrastructure company. Larsen & Toubro has played a significant role in most ambitious projects that the government has announced. In June this year, L&T’s order book stood at a whopping Rs 2.62 lakh crore! In April, L&T named SN Subrahmanyan as MD & CEO, bringing in a change of guard after 18 years. ...

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