With Indian cities emerging as the key
drivers of economic growth, attention also needs to be paid to developing a
robust public transportation system in them, observes Hardeep Singh Puri, Union
Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs.
From Metro Lite and Metro Neo, which
technology will apply to which city? Do you see any execution risks, for
example, issues between the Central and the St..
Vinita Singhania, Vice Chairperson and Managing Director, JK Lakshmi Cement Ltd, shares her views on how CSR adds value to the overall sustainability performance of the organisation.1.Why is CSR important for the economy and what impact does it have in your business?India is a developing country and out of 1.4 billion people, a large part of the population is below poverty line. Combined with thi..
Sanjay Koul, Chairman and Managing Director, Timken India, speaks on the latest trends in bearings for construction equipment (CE) applications, and emerging technology trends.
How is the market for industrial bearings progressing? What is the latest trend in bearings for construction equipment (CE) applications?
Infrastructure sector has become the biggest focus for the government and vis..
CEO, Hindustan Zinc, speaks on the current scenario
of underground mining in India, and how IoT and digital technologies are
evolving in underground mining.
In light of the plans of infrastructure creation and reforms in mining,
what opportunities do you foresee for underground mining equipment?
the past 150 years, the mining industry has been remarkably
successful in ..
Kindly explain to our readers in simple terms what is meant by structural restoration or retrofitting of a structure. How does it differ from architectural restoration?All structural components such as columns, beams, slabs, walls, domes, vaults, retaining walls, load bearing walls, shells of chimneys, silos, tanks, etc that carry the loads in a structure, undergo distress at earlier or later in t..
The draft Indian Ports Bill, 2020, has many positives, but it should safeguard state autonomy and plug holes. The wish list is for an act that will make India’s coastline future-ready – safe harbours, unimpeded access, water deep enough for the largest vessels, no risk of noise, dirt and danger associated with loading and unloading cargoes for workers and locals, smooth transport networks of t..