BIM and GIS will be a game-changer in planning, designing, and executing the smart city projects. In the next three decades, the number of people living in cities will double, and this growth will require the construction of thousands of new buildings, roads, and other infrastructures. BIM fits perfectly in Smart City projects and will...
Twenty leading Canadian urban infrastructure companies will be visiting India from 15 Â– 20 May to explore collaboration opportunities with Indian business in the infrastructure sector. The delegation will visit the cities of Mumbai, Vijaywada and Hyderabad to engage with business and government leaders, and will also participate in Municipalika 2017, where Canada is the partner country. This visit has been co-organised by the Government of Canada and the province of Ontario.
Entries in the 5th International LafargeHolcim Awards will close on March 21, 2017. The competition seeks projects at an advanced stage of design from the fields of architecture, building and civil engineering; landscape and urban design; as well as materials, products and construction technologies.
With 28 years of experience in power transmission, distribution and generation, Dhananjay Ketkar is currently Chief Operating Officer at Egis India. An engineer and a post graduate in cost and management accounting, Ketkar started his career with NTPC in the power generation domain.