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Earthship A powerful medium of resource efficiency

Miniya Chatterji, founder of Sustain Labs, Paris, a ‘sustainability incubator’ and Chirag Lilaramani, who runs a construction and real estate development business across UAE, New Zealand, and India write about earth-ship, a building with zero wastage. Chirag brings the concept and expertise of building earth-ships to India. He offers to …

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Architectural Voices of India

The book assimilates the thoughts and perspectives of a spectrum of architects belonging to different cities & age groups and with different design ideologies & specializations. The conversations on the state of the profession, the evolution of the architecture and building industry in India, their vision and the Indian architecture …

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COSEC Elevator based Access Control

Committed to keep pace with the revolutions in the telecom and security industries Matrix Security Solutions provides cutting-edge products like IP-PBX, Universal Gateways, VoIP Gateways and Terminals, GSM Gateways, Access Control, Time-Attendance and Video Surveillance solutions. Matrix ‘s Elevator based Access Control, which allows access and entry in the elevator …

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Tile Illusion

An optical illusion has been given a practical purpose in this mind-boggling floor at the headquarters of British tile company Casa Ceramica. In addition to serving as an example of the company’s products, the floor is specifically designed to slow down people as they walk into the Casa Ceramica showroom. …

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Façade with wave formations

Located within the established streetscape of St Kilda Road, in Melbourne, Australia, the design of this building enables residents to take full advantage of its excellent location within this cosmopolitan city. The fluid forms of the façade define large balconies for each apartment and spectacular views of the Royal Botanic …

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Immersive Paper Worlds

Specialised in the creation of ephemeral worlds using paper as the medium, which are pragmatic as well as timeless, Wanda Barcelona borrows from design as well as ancient tradition of origami. Their designs fashions magical atmospheres where perspective is invariably subverted. Paper is a very unassuming material for construction. Yet …

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Specialized Engineering Services (SES) by FM managers

A World Bank study has pegged India’s energy efficiency market to be worth `1.6 lakh crores. Renewed Demand Side Management market potential is expected to deliver 178 billion units of electrical energy savings per annum that roughly translates into 18-20 per cent of the current levels of all India annual …

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Water Efficient Products to Combat Global Water Shortages

Consumption of water in buildings constitutes a sizeable proportion of total water demand, calling for urgent and immediate measures for conservation practices. Increasing population, high rate of urbanization and associated changes in lifestyles all contribute toward rising water demand. There is a need to look for opportunities to conserve water, …

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Happy Home Project with VEKA high end sliding system with laminated glass

VEKA India, 100% owned subsidiary of Veka AG, Germany, has recently executed and handed over Jade Ganesh Project  for Developer Happy Home. Over the last 30 years, Happy Home Group has delivered more than 15 lakh square feet of residential and commercial projects, redefining lives and enriching lifestyles of the …

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Cement Grinding with Roller Press Technology

The existing trend of finish grinding technology in cement manufacturing shows 50% market share of ball mills, 40% market share of VRMs and 10% of others like roller presses.  Finish grinding consumes 35-40% of total electrical energy required for cement production. This is one of the areas where huge energy …

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