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Green rating systems for affordable housing & existing cities launched

The Green Building Congress 2017 organised by CII-India Green Building Council (CII-IGBC) in Jaipur  was marked by the launch of green rating systems in existing cities, and in affordable housing and interior design projects throughout …

New Look Unveiled for Otis Elevators

Two new aesthetic design themes, Aura and Atmos, for Otis elevators in India reflect Indian warmth and culture as well as the “new age” of modern India – provide new, sleek design options for building …

Twin honors for Oscar & Ponni Architects

Chennai Based Oscar and Ponni Architects has won two Awards for Residential Township of the Year for their Project SARE Jubilee Dewy Terraces and Institutional Project of the Year for St. Bede’s School & Auditorium, …

CREDAI – CBRE report “Assessing the Economic Impact of India’s Real Estate”

Real Estate Sector jobs are set to increase by more than 80% by 2025 according to the CREDAI – CBRE report titled “Assessing the Economic Impact of India’s Real Estate”. As per the report, the …

Concrete from Wood

Houses can be made of wood, as they were in the past — or of concrete, as they are today. To build for tomorrow, the two building methods are being combined: these hybrid structures, which …

Duville Estates new project

Duville Estates has launched residential township project ‘Riverdale’, its first project in Kharadi, Pune spread over 31 acres of land along the banks of Mula- Mutha River. The project has three offerings: Riverdale Heights, Riverdale …

IIID’s design yatra in Pune

Design Yatra, a nationwide initiative by Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID), touring 29 cities of India, covering 15,000 kms in four Nano cars, visited Pune in January 2017.The convoy of designers and architects visited …

State-of-the-Art Oncology Radiation Chambers in Gujarat

Agilia™, a self-compacting, self-levelling concrete, was recommended by Nuvoco Vistas Corp. Ltd (formerly Lafarge India Limited) for constructing a state-of-the-art Oncology Radiation Chamber in Kiran Multi Speciality Hospital in Surat; making it the first-of-its kind …