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HVAC systems have evolved. Vendors have on offer latest technologies, and developers are keenly looking at solutions with long-lasting benefits. By Jayashree Kini Mendes Broadly speaking, HVAC systems can be centralised in a building, or local to the space they are serving, or a combination of both (for example, local air handling units supplied by centrally-generated cooling). They may also be connected to ...

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The Right Batch

Ready Mix Concrete (RMC) and batching solutions are changing as they become more effective and efficient. By Bindu Gopal Rao The fourth industrial revolution, also known as Industry 4.0, has been creating great upheavals and disruptions in the whole process of product design, manufacturing, services and operating conditions better than ever before. Armed with technological breakthroughs and improved connect ...

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Good Science

Façade and windows are evolving with new materials, not to forget enhanced safety measures during installation. By Jayashree K M We live in the day and age of smart materials which are transforming the way people think about how buildings should be designed, built and powered up. There is minimalism that is clashing with ostentatiousness, simple with the complex, and traditional with the modern. Architects ...

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Smart Bridges

Cutting-edge technologies are contributing to the changing infrastructure and safety of bridges & flyovers, as well as a sustainable transport system. BY Team CW As commuters, many of us rely on bridges & flyovers as part of our day-to-day journey – they are key to our national road infrastructure. Continuing population growth in Indian cities means that good roads and strong bridges & flyovers ...

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All Rise

Rapid urbanisation and the subsequent need for smart mobility are responsible for driving the upgrades in elevators & escalators in India. BY Mitalee Kurdekar Elevators & escalators are symbolic of the fast-paced lifestyle that marks 21st century living. And given the continuous development that is synonymous with urban areas, they are a good example of the narrowing gap between luxury and necessity ...

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CW Awards 2018 – Person of the Year – Gautam Chatterjee Chairman, MahaRERA

Ever since Gautam Chattejee took over, Maharashtra RERA has become an epitome for other states to implement its blueprint in their respective states as well. Recently, this was proved when MahaRERA turned the ideal and effective model to resolve disputes between the buyers and sellers. Chatterjee believes that a positive approach to address the grievances that makes the model attractive is its transparency. ...

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CW Awards 2018 – Young Entrepreneur – Dhaval Ajmera, Director, Ajmera Realty & Infra

Ajmera Group has built projects more than 20 million sq. ft. among the metro cities across the country. Owing foremost to their legacy of five decades, Ajmera prefers to credit their success to experience and the deliveries they have been making, the prime factors in leading them to a desired domain in real estate sector. Dhaval believes in constantly leading the team with example and today is a leading dev ...

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CW Awards 2018 – Upcoming Metro Rail Project of the Year – MMRDA

In 2016, CM Devendra Fadnavis, keen on completing the multiple Mumbai Metro corridors, roped in Pravin Darade, a 1998 batch IAS officer, known for expediting the Nagpur Metro work. Darade has been appointed Additional Metropolitan Commissioner of Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA). Darade, who holds a Masters in Structural Engineering from IIT, Mumbai, has in the past handled significa ...

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CW Awards 2018 – Hall of Fame – Vinayak Deshpande MD, Tata Projects

Since Deshpande took charge as MD in 2011, Tata Projects has doubled its turnover, and achieved all-round excellence in its business of industrial infrastructure. In 2014-15, he was instrumental in diversifying the company’s business in `Urban Infrastructure’ and ‘Civil & Environment sectors’, wherein the company won projects to build urban metro systems and high-rise buildings. In 2015-16 the company d ...

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CW Awards 2018 – Hall of Fame – Subhash Runwal Founder & Chairman, Runwal Group

Subhash Runwal has been pivotal in launching the biggest retail chain in Mumbai with four malls. It was under his guidance that India had its first FDI in retail, with companies of Singapore government partnering with Runwal Group for R City Mall. While his Runwal Group still builds middle-class housing, it has now moved up several notches; it has projects in tony South Mumbai where it is building luxury re ...

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