Infrastructure Today

AK Tyagi, CMD, Nuberg Engg: EPC industry is calibrating to new normal

Immense opportunities for growth will emerge in 2021 for the EPC industry globally and India, predicts AK Tyagi, Chairman & Managing Director of one of the leading homegrown players in project engineering and turnkey contracting, Nuberg Engineering Ltd. As part of its efforts to enhance its offerings ..

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Cement

Sustainability vs productivity: Methods to reduce carbon in cement industry

The Paris Agreement of 2016 has certainly played a major role in changing priorities in government initiatives and investor interests, as well as in the rapidly increased abatement of CO2 emission among cement companies. The cement industry has been striving hard for productivity improvement and innovation to make processes more robust and efficient. Increased efficiency means less consu..

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Equipment India

Ajay Aneja of AJAX: Construction is poised for good growth in FY2022

AJAX is India's largest manufacturer of self-loading concrete mixers (SCLMs) with over 19,000 SLCMs deployed across varied applications. Ajay Aneja, Chief Marketing Officer, AJAX Engineering, spoke to Equipment India on the demand of self-loading concrete mixers in India. __________ How do you see the demand for self-loading concrete mixers in India amid governments push for mega infra projects..

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Cement

Covid-19 cut carbon emissions but not enough to dent global warming

Many of us in the cement, construction and infrastrastructure industries are aware of the negative impact of Covid-19 on the global economy but considering the impact on the carbon emissions, there is a positive side as well. Richard Mahapatra explains. _________ The lockdown-related fall in emissions is just a tiny blip on the long-term graph. We need a sustained flattening of the curve - ..

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Equipment India

BEML CMD Rajasekhar: Govt’s infra focus to boost CE demand

MV Rajasekhar, CMD (In-Charge) & Director (Mining & Construction) of the defence public sector enterprise and India’s largest earth moving equipment and rail coach manufacturer, BEML Limited (formerly Bharat Earth Movers Limited), interacts exclusively with Equipment India on demand diversity in..

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COAL & MINING

India clears way for major reforms in metals & minerals sector

The Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment (MMDRA) Bill’s passage is expected to not only kickstart structural reforms in India’s mining sector but also ensure mineral security. A review with industry reactions. __________ The passage of the Mines and Minerals (Development a..

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