Indian Cement Review

FLSmidth Technology for Alternative Fuel Firing

India is the second largest cement producer in the world and accounted for over 8% of the global installed capacity as of 2019 with an overall cement production capacity of around 545 million tons (MT) in FY20. The Indian cement industry is swiftly developing due to the increasing demand of construction s..

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Equipment

Innovation has been the cornerstone of JCB’s operations: Deepak Shetty

Deepak Shetty, Deputy CEO and MD of JCB India, shares the key growth drivers for earthmoving equipment in 2021, and challenges in supply chain areas.How has the year 2020 been for the earthmoving equipment market? Construction equipment is an important part of the Infrastructure growth story of India. These mac..

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Infrastructure Today

Delhi Metro set to launch driverless train services in another corridor

Following the successful launch of India’s first-ever fully automated driverless train service on one of its 11 corridors a few days earlier, the Delhi Metro Rail Corp. (DMRC) is now gearing up to launch it in another by the second half of this year. “After starting driverless services on the 37 km..

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Equipment

CE market to pick up in long term

After a 15 per cent drop in construction equipment (CE) demand to 83,470 units in 2019, some signs of recovery were visible in the Indian CE market at the beginning of 2020. However, due to the Covid-19 pandemic and an unprecedented national lockdown beginning 25 March 2020, sales declined by an estima..

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Infrastructure Today

MoPSW identifies 4 international destinations for ferry services

The Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways (MoPSW) has identified 13 domestic locations to connect four international destinations in Bangladesh, East Africa and Sri Lanka. The locations in Hazira, Okha, Somnath Temple, Diu, Pipavav, Dahej, Mumbai, Jamnagar, Kochi, Ghogha, Goa, Mundra and Mandvi wil..

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WATER & WASTE

Challenges of Indian aggregate industry

(This is second article in series on aggregates. We are sure our readers will find it quite informative) In last month’s issue, we have seen “Overview of Aggregate Industry “and we understand Globally, India is the largest aggregates market after China, it continues to grow fast and is structurally transforming. The overall aggregate market is growing at a higher CAGR than cement over ..

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