Equipment India

Mining reforms to aid prospects of equipment market

In a virtual CEO’s round table orgainsed by FICCI in November, Anil Kumar Jain, Secretary, Ministry of Coal, Government of India, had announced that new mining reforms would be announced in next 6-8 weeks. In a further update on the same, speaking at the inaugural session of the Global Mining Summit on ..

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ECONOMY & POLICY

RBI keeps key rates unchanged as it preps to revive growth, fight inflation

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) voted unanimously to leave the policy repo rate unchanged at 4 per cent. At the same time, the marginal standing facility and bank rate also remained unchanged at 4.25 per cent, while the reverse repo rate too remained unchanged at ..

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Indian Cement Review

Cement grinding capacity expansion

Split location of a plant is an accepted concept. It is an easy route to add capacities where market exists. Shreekant Datar, who has wide experience of handling projects in multinational companies, shares details of one such case. ABC Cement is a 10-year old cement manufacturing company. The plant started with a clink..

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ECONOMY & POLICY

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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Equipment India

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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Concrete

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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