Equipment India

Komatsu dumper completes 60,000 hours at Tata Steel mine

The Komatsu HD785 dumper supplied by L&T has crossed 60,000 hours at Tata Steel’s Noamundi Iron Ore Mines to create history. Larsen & Toubro had delivered and commissioned the first batch of Komatsu HD785 dump trucks way back in 2008. One of these dumpers (Serial no N10029) crossed 60,000 hours in J..

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RAILWAYS & METRO RAIL

Kosi Rail Mahasetu: Railway Bridge Over Kosi Gets Rebuilt After 86 Years

Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the historic Kosi Rail Mahasetu to the nation and inaugurated new rail lines and electrification projects in Bihar for the benefit of passengers through video conference on September 18. Speaking on the occasion, Prime Minister Modi said a new history was created in the field of rail connectivity in Bihar. He said projects worth about Rs 30 billion like t..

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Indian Cement Review

Ambuja Cement Shows the Way From No Water to Enough Water

- By Renjini Liza Varghese Could you elaborate on the progress made by Ambuja Cements in tackling the water scarcity issue in the coastal area of Gujarat and ensuring sustainability amid high salinity levels in groundwater. Water was a perennial issue for people of Saurashtra in Gujarat even in the 1980s and 1990s with inadequate rainfall and cyclical droughts. Being a coastal area, the sal..

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AVIATION & AIRPORTS

BIAL Partners with Railways and Namma Metro on 2 Airport Connectivity Projects

In what appears to be a first of its kind initiative in India, the Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL) has inked agreements for the construction of the Kempegowda International Airport Railway Station and ORR-Airport Metro under the public-private partnership (PPP) model. For the first project, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was inked between the Indian Railways and Bangalore Inter..

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Equipment India

Apollo Carmix 4TT conquers Indian market

Apollo Carmix Equipments, a joint venture of Carmix and Apollo Concrete Solutions is the only manufacturer of a front-loading truck mixer and is responsible for the sale of some Carmix models throughout India. Among these, the Apollo Carmix 4TT has conquered the Indian market for its maximum efficiency and high productivity with its unique features. Ideal for small construction sites, it is compac..

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Cement

Post lockdown scenario for cement industry

Cement plants have restarted their operations after shutting down to comply with the Government's nationwide Covid-19 lockdown order. Now, it appears that there is no surprise if cement companies may force to stop the kiln/s once again due to lack of demand in the days to come. The cement companies are estimated to be sitting on large amounts of ..

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