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Rise to the top

Advancements in technology and new infrastructure projects can only take the elevator & escalator industry to greater heights BY MITALEE KURDEKAR The rise of skyscrapers and urbanisation projects signals the rise of the elevator and escalator industry. It’s as simple as that. However, what it also signals is a challenge, one of transporting a greater number of people to their destinations, faster yet sa ...

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The road ahead

The Indian road building equipment industry is undergoing a metamorphosis,given a surging demand for its products and challenging business specifications BY MITALEE KURDEKAR As the government of India builds a new roadmap in terms of the current Five Year Plan, it is increasingly evident that spending in the infrastructure sector is going to hit a new high in terms of GDP allocation. With the 2012-2017 Five ...

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Prudent Pursuits

How Sandeep Runwal, director, Runwal Group, has followed a discreet path in the volatile real estate business - BY JAYASHREE MENDES When you have taken over the mantle of running the family business that’s been around for more than three decades, you have not only settled in but may well have a clear run for the next decade or so. Then there’s the additional task at hand: You must make the business better a ...

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A boom too far?

Concrete boom pumps need to be lighter and have the ability to pump the appropriate volumes of concrete at right pressure BY JAYASHREE KINI-MENDES There’s an array of concrete placement solutions on offer for high-rise projects. New solutions and applications are always emerging, but what stands out in all these is the boom concrete pump. Irrespective of height, the boom placers are well engineered to pump ...

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Better by design

Advancements in software applications is helping suppliers and project managers to do business online and complete projects smoothly BY JAYASHREE MENDES Now that technology has penetrated so much into a construction company’s life and projects, one wonders how any job ever got done fast and efficiently earlier. Today, reputed and reliable construction companies have drastically increased project efficiency ...

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Smooth operators

Innovations in building automation are aimed at optimising easy implementation and operation, safety and flexibility BY JAYASHREE MENDES The demands on the intelligence of buildings have increased constantly in recent years, and so much so that even buildings must have now show a good ‘return on investment’. Of course, the returns here don’t mean in terms of resale value, but in terms of the systems that ha ...

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Dare to Dream

DS Kulkarni, chairman and managing director, DS Kulkarni Developers Ltd, is dreaming tall and betting big with his ultra-ambitious ‘Dream City’ project. Driving through the massive gates at DSK Dream City, one immediately gets a sense that something big is about to emerge beyond the gateway. And DS Kulkarni, chairman and managing director, DS Kulkarni Developers Ltd (DSKDL), does not disappoint. His dream o ...

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GEN, SET, GO!

BY MITALEE KURDEKAR Gensets have always been a necessity in India, but with urbanisation and economic development, they are proving to be even more relevant today Long before ‘Make in India’ became the talk of the town, India was an established manufacturer of generators. The country has witnessed tremendous development since then, but generators continue to sell like hot cakes. Even as the government is ma ...

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Digging for victory

They are not machines that could excite an onlooker; technology wise they have come a long way - BY JAYASHREE MENDES Last month, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) awarded roads and highways projects amounting to Rs 34,800 crore totalling 2,819km for the year FY16. Yes, we heard the huge sigh of relief that went out from road equipment makers who have been struggling for some time hoping for a ...

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The lightness of being

Facade and fenestration are bringing in international standards to India, while introducing new materials and designs BY JAYASHREE KINI MENDES Ever since one can remember, mankind has been enamoured with wood. Out of all the dispositions of timber, one of the most visible and notable is fenestration (doors and windows). So wanton we have been in churning out wooden doors and windows that this necessity is n ...

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