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Avoid Tunnel Vision Syndrome

Avoid Tunnel Vision Syndrome

The Uttarkashi Tunnel Collapse signals the risk to our Rs 100 trillion infrastructure investment says PRATAP PADODE The race to build infrastructure is, on one hand, connecting India, and on the other, building India. On both counts, while we stress pace, we ought to look at how we are connecting and how we are building...

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Will the Road construction target be achieved in 2023-24?

Will the Road construction target be achieved in 2023-24?

The road sector is suffering from immobility! Surprised? The road sector is suffering from immobility! Surprised? Let us say that it has landed in a standstill spot. Its ability to construct beyond 40 km per day is probably 15% as the rate at which we have seen the construction get executed has always been between...

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Invest in infrastructure, Gadkari exhorts industry

Invest in infrastructure, Gadkari exhorts industry

As highway InvITs perform well and numerous digital and technology innovations push the infrastructure sector, Private sector participation in the PPP mode can push for fast-track growth of the Indian economy, says Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Road Transport and Highways in India.  The dream of the Prime Minister is to make the Indian economy $5...

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Technologies Empowering the Right Pace of Road Construction

Technologies Empowering the Right Pace of Road Construction

Road sector is adopting and implementing innovative technologies. The road sector is seeing adoption and implementation of innovative technologies with durable roads being a priority. In order to bear the increasing traffic load, and overcome various challenges, the sector will have to develop new materials, processes and technologies to set the right pace of construction....

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S N Subrahmanyan, CEO & MD, L&T: Automation and digitalisation is the new normal

S N Subrahmanyan, CEO & MD, L&T: Automation and digitalisation is the new normal

Mumbai Trans Harbour Link (MTHL) that L&T is constructing which will be the country’s longest sea bridge is one of the best examples of the extent of digital technology has been adopted. The team surveys the site using drone photogrammetry to monitor progress, and digital solutions for project monitoring, P&M & material tracking.  S N...

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Ajith Menon, CEO & MD, BIMAGE: BIM will be a game-changer

Ajith Menon, CEO & MD, BIMAGE: BIM will be a game-changer

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...