Infrastructure Today

India to mass produce of COVID-19 vaccine: Health Minister

Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare, Minister of Science & Technology and Minister of Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that as the world raced to develop a COVID-19 vaccine, India was looking to become self-reliant in both its development and mass production. Addressing the virtual Glob..

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COAL & MINING

Technology plays key role in mine productivity

India has not yet been able to create a vibrant ecosystem for mineral exploration. Ritabrata Ghosh, Associate Head, Corporate Sector Ratings, ICRA, explains the importance of adopting advanced technologies for better output, and the scenario in the Indian mining space. How do you look at the mining scenario in India? The first phase of reforms in the mining sector was initiated following t..

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Indian Cement Review

InstaMix Xpress Responses

Nuvoco is the latest entrant as a ready mix producer. But the company has been very innovative in launching newer generation of products. Here is a product introduced for smaller consumption and where use of conventional ready mix is not possible. Prashant Jha Chief Ready-Mix Business, Nuvoco Vistas Corp ..

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ECONOMY & POLICY

Finance Minister Sitharaman’s Rs 2.65 Trillion Diwali Bonanza

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced 12 key measures as part of the Central Government’s stimulus to the economy under Aatmanirbhar Bharat 3.0. The net stimulus announced by the country’s full-time woman finance minister on November 12 amounts to Rs 2.65 trillion. Addressing the media in New Delhi, Sitharaman also informed that the total stimulus announced by the governm..

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Indian Cement Review

Overview of Indian Aggregate Industry

Aggregate is very important building material for construction industry. Aggregate include coarse aggregate, river sand & gravel, M- sand and aggregate for other applications. Other applications includes road base, railway ballast, soling , pitching & coastal applications. Majority of aggregates finds routes in which aggregates are combined with other materials such as cement and bitume..

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Equipment

Mining machinery sales to pick up

Two major orders for mining equipment from Tata Steel and Coal India have set a positive trend in mining machinery sales. While Tata Steel has placed order for 46 Komatsu mining equipment, Coal India has issued a letter of award to Belaz for 96 high- capacity dump trucks. With the mining in the country witnessing growth this year and is expected to continue in the co..

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